DIY Nail Soak Recipe For Strong, Healthy Nails
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Are your nails breaking and splitting?  Try this easy DIY nail soak recipe to strengthen your nails and resist breakage.  Eating gelatin in foods can help strengthen your nails, and so can applying it externally.  This is a very easy recipe, and it just takes a few minutes.  It's also a very inexpensive recipe!

DIY Nail Soak Recipe

What You Need

1/2 packet unflavored gelatin
1/2 cup boiling water
Glass bowl


1.  Place gelatin in a glass bowl.  Pour boiling water over the gelatin and stir well.
2.  Let mixture cool until just warm to avoid burns.
3.  Soak your fingertips and nails for 5 minutes.
4.  Take fingers out of the solution and massage the mixture on your nails and cuticles.
5.  Rinse well.

Discard any leftover solution.
Cari Dunn
Cari Dunn

Cari lives on a small farm with her husband, three kids, two dogs, two cats, and a goat. She loves coffee, Gilmore Girls, her chihuahua, and her kids, but not in that order.