Ayurvedic Nail Care

For the shiniest nails, use a soft nail brush every day to clean your nails and increase circulation in the fingertips. Once a week fingernails should be soaked in warm water and lemon juice, scrubbed gently, and then massaged with oil.68

Neem oil, aloe, and triphalá herb paste help nourish nails. If using an herbal paste, leave on for 20 minutes before washing off.68,103

Lemon oil can repair brittle nails. For smoothness and shine mix together the following and massage into nails and cuticles:68

  • 1 ounce almond oil
  • 2 drops lavender oil
  • 2 drops sandalwood oil
  • 2 drops cypress oil
An herbal combination of 3 different tropical
fruits—amalaki, bibhitaki, and haritaki.
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