PHYTOTHERAPY: Herbal remedies for stretch marks on the nails
The primary role of herbal medicine is to use those plants with the following purposes:
-Antibacterial and antifungal plants that eliminate or prevent the formation of fungus or bacteria .
- Nutritive plants that provide those adequate nutrients for good health of the nails.
Internal use preparation for ridges on the nails
- Horsetail (Equisetum arvense), for its richness in silica, horsetail helps nails to grow more uniformly avoiding defects. (Decoction of 3 tablespoonfuls per half a litter of water. A couple of cups a day) ( Consult the complete study of the plant to see possible toxicity)
External use preparation for ridges on the nails
- Olive tree (Olea europaea) It is interesting to massage nail cuticles with olive oil before bedtime.
- Yarrow: (Achilea millefolium) Take a nail bath with the infusion of a couple of tablespoonfuls per cup of water.
More information about nail ridges and its natural treatment in the listing above.