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Why does nail polish turn your nails yellow?

People use nail polish to beautify their nails, and these days you can find it in almost any color. So when you take the polish off, why are your nails sometimes yellow?


Quick Tips: Acrylic Nails and Your Health

 Quick Tips: Acrylic Nails and Your Health

Do you want long, beautiful nails but wonder what impact acrylic has on the health of your nails? Read on to learn if acrylic nails are bad for you. See more »

Nail Biting: Break the Habit Image Gallery

 Nail Biting: Break the Habit Image Gallery

Are you a nail biter? Scroll through these nail biting pictures to learn how to kick the habit. See more »

Brittle Nail Treatment Pictures

 Brittle Nail Treatment Pictures

There are several brittle nail treatment options available to improve your nail health. See these brittle nail treatment pictures to learn more. See more »

At a Glance: Hangnail Tips

 At a Glance: Hangnail Tips

Hangnails are downright painful. Learn some tips about hangnails in this article. See more »

At a Glance: White Dots on Your Nails

 At a Glance: White Dots on Your Nails

Why are there white dots on your nails? Find out why are there white dots on your nails in this article. See more »

Secrets Your Nails Reveal

 Secrets Your Nails Reveal

Secrets your nails reveal include the state of your overall health. See common nail problems and the related health problems. See more »

What Do Your Fingernails Say About Your Health?

 What Do Your Fingernails Say About Your Health?

What Do Your Fingernails Say About Your Health? Keep reading and discover what your fingernails say about your health. See more »

Toenail Fungus

 Toenail Fungus

Toenail fungus is unsightly, embarrassing and most of all stubborn. Learn about techniques for correcting toenail fungus. See more »

Nail Fungus: Fast Facts

 Nail Fungus: Fast Facts

Get fast facts on nail fungus, and learn how the health of your nails can prevent, cause or signify disease and infection. See more »

Top 5 Infections You Can Pick Up at the Nail Salon

 Top 5 Infections You Can Pick Up at the Nail Salon

Nail salon infections might be rare, but customers and salon workers are at risk of spreading disease. See five nail salon infections to watch out for. See more »