Peeling Cuticles? Here Are Some Natural Ways To Cure Them

Tips for ParentBy Onlymyhealth Editorial Team / Jan 07, 2021

You must have noticed that the skin around your nails starts getting peeled on its own during winters. This causes and pain and does not even look good. For this problem, you can try some simple home remedies. They are: 

1. Dip fingers in warm water 

The first effective home remedy is dipping fingers in warm water. Atleast once a day, dip your fingers in a bowl of lukewarm water. This will surely provide fast relief in peeling cuticles. 

2. Aloe vera gel

To get rid of this problem, you can even use aloe vera gel. Apply aloe vera gel for around 5-10 minutes on your nails and let it stay for a while without touching. You will get to see good results within a week.  You can even rub a piece of cucumber around your nails. This will give a cooling sensation and help in reducing the pain in the skin around your nails. 

3. Honey

Honey offers many skin benefits and is a solution for peeling cuticles too. Take some honey and massage it on and around your nails. Follow this regularly for a week and you can get rid of this problem. You can even massage with olive oil before bedtime. 

4. Petroleum jelly 

Everyone uses petroleum jelly in the winter season. By massaging with petroleum jelly on and around your nails, you can cure peeling cuticles. Besides this, make a paste by mixing lukewarm water and oats. Apply this mixture on your nails for effective results. So, you can use these simple tips to treat peeling cuticles.  

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