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Prescription Genadur Treats Brittle Nails

Genadur is the first FDA-approved treatment to help strengthen fragile, brittle nails. According to manufacturer Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals, Genadur helps improve the condition with a once-daily brush-on application that may start showing results in as little as 14 days.

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Salon-Tested Nail Treatments

Created by nail tech and salon owner Stephanie Saddler, the Butta Fingers Nail Studio Signature Collection features three new professional nail treatments.

Under the Microscope: Brittle Nails

Sometimes called onychorrhexis or onychoschizia, brittle nails peel, split, and break easily.

Stop Spliting and Peeling

Redbook magazine answers the question of splitting and peeling nails in their October Q & Triple A.

What Is Onychorrhexis?

It’s a long name for a common condition — longitudinal ridging — and just the type of problem that makes nail techs look like miracle workers in the eyes of their clients.

Lacquers for Brittle Nails

Dermelect's Launchpad features new lacquers that keep brittle nails from cracking.

What Chipped or Cracked Nails Say About Your Body

Brittle nails say a lot about your habits, and overcoming these habits will help nails heal.

Consumers Want Info on Brittle Nails

When an InStyle reader asked how to deal wtih brittle nails, at-home remedies including Nail Tek strengether were recommended.

What Are Brittle Nails?

So common they hardly rate as a condition, brittle nails are often nothing more than the body’s response to environmental conditions. A trip to the nail salon can be an informative and satisfactory first step to making brittle nails beautiful.

The Truth About Hormones and Nails

There’s a theory floating around that suggests hormones can wreak havoc on nails, causing the product to lift and nails to “fall off .” Is there any truth to the tale or are the affects of hormones the stuff of urban legends?

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