Nail

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Nail

A unit of length equivalent to 2.25 inches.
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Popular with dermatologists, the treatment combats weak, brittle and splitting nails. While considered an over-the-counter product, Appearex has traditionally been kept behind the pharmacy counter.
NU NALE nail strengthener cream, priced pounds 1.99, helps to prevent and fix brittle, splitting nails.
Finally, a small retrospective study in 1993 found that when 44 adults with brittle and splitting nails took 2.5 mg per day of biotin for at least one month, 63% of subjects experienced a clinical improvement in nail integrity, as shown by a decrease in the brittleness and splitting of the nail.