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The nail that keeps on splitting...

(7 Posts)
RoseValleyRambles Mon 13-Feb-17 17:46:36

I have a fingernail of doom. Generally functional, but about 1 mm has split down the side. I keep it clipped to stop it catching, but it simply will not grow out. Thankfully it's not getting any worse, but I'd like to fix it. Any marvelous suggestions?

Morepeasplease Mon 13-Feb-17 18:17:27

My thumb nails do this from time to time. My solution is to superglue over the split until it grows out. Seems to work.

CactusFred Mon 13-Feb-17 18:26:03

Watching with interest.
Thumb does this all the time currently has a plaster on it to stop it catching as that hurts like a bitch!

changingnameforthispost Mon 13-Feb-17 18:32:53

I have the same problem, and MNers recommended applying CND solar oil daily. It has certainly helped, but I still have to keep the nail short

RoseValleyRambles Mon 13-Feb-17 18:36:31

Superglue sounds good smile I'm sure I've got a half used bottle somewhere...

HmmmHashtag Mon 13-Feb-17 18:51:22

Have it overlayed with acrylic or hard gel.

beautifulgirls Mon 13-Feb-17 19:27:32

another vote for superglue, need to add more to it now and again though.

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