Nails grow at an average rate of 3.47 millimeters (mm) per month, or about one-tenth of a millimeter per day. From this perspective, the short and medium rice grains are about 5.5 mm long. If you lose a nail, it may take up to six months for that nail to fully grow back.
Nail growth is one of the problem, people faced. Healthy nails grow fast. It is very important to take care of your nails to keep them healthy and shiny. It is important to treat the nails in order to keep them healthy, strong and encourage growth.
Do you know, Nails grow faster during the day and during the summer season?? Yes, you read it right!!!!
Although the way your nails grow does not seem to have a rhythm or reason, there are some basic factors that affect the speed of nail growth. Read on to learn more about these factors and what you can do to make them grow faster.
Factors that affect nail growth are:
- Overall health
- Nail biting habit
Above are the factors that affect your nail growth. If you are facing any of these factor consult your doctor first.
Oils play an important part in nail growth process. Some oils are very good for nails health. You can try these oils to get your problem solved.
Our top picks for nail treatments are Olive and Sweet Almond oils. A few drops of Myrrh essential oil will also do wonders for the health and appearance of your nails.
Olive oil is an extremely moisturizing and healing oil and is easily absorbed into the skin making it an excellent choice for nail and cuticle care. Rich in vitamin E, olive oil helps in the absorption of calcium, improves bone mineralization and the process of calcification, to help nails grow faster. It also strengthens brittle nails, softens cuticles, helps prevent hangnails, and increases nail flexibility to avoid breakage.
SWEET ALMOND OIL
Almond oil helps to naturally restore nail health. Rich in essential antioxidants, Omega 6 and 9 fatty acids and vitamins E, A, B1, B2, and B6, Almond oil coats the nails with rich nutrients that protect them from peeling, cracking, dryness and breakage. In addition to providing protection, a few drops of Sweet Almond Oil will smooth out your cuticles and lend your nails a glossy shine.
MYRRH ESSENTIAL OIL
Myrrh oil is thought to be one of the best essential oil to help nails grow. With its moisturizing properties, Myrrh protects fingernails from becoming brittle, thin, and breaking. It also keeps the cuticles moisturized in order to provide a healthy environment for the nails to grow in. Myrrh strengthens nails and promotes the growth of smoother, less rigid nails.
These three oils will do wonders in nail growth and in overall nails health. Try it and let us know your feedback.