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Natural Nail Whitener

Natural Nail Whitener

If you use your hands a lot, as we do, the nails can get dull and discolored pretty fast. It’s enough to make you want to hide them behind your back! But all you need is one great ingredient to make your nails look clean and white again.

Have whiter, healthier-looking nails the fast and easy way. Find out the simple secret here:

Hydrogen peroxide is a natural whitener. Just get some 3 percent hydrogen peroxide (your local pharmacy should carry it), soak a cotton ball with it, and then rub it on your nails.

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By Annie B. Bond

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Annie is a renowned expert in non-toxic and green living. She was named one of the top 20 environmental leaders by Body and Soul Magazine and "the foremost expert on green living." - Body & Soul Magazine, 2009. Learn Annie's latest eco-friendly news on, a website dedicated to healthy and green living.

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1:38AM PDT on Jul 21, 2013

Thank you :)

8:46AM PDT on Jun 14, 2013


12:29AM PST on Jan 15, 2013

i bet it’d sting if you have loads of little cuts and nicks round your fingers though!

2:48PM PDT on Oct 28, 2012

amazing tip! thanks!

5:23PM PDT on Oct 24, 2012

Cool tip! Thanks!

9:39PM PDT on Oct 22, 2012

Sounds like a great idea but I wonder if it will also dry out your nails.

5:24AM PDT on Oct 22, 2012

Thanks, I really need this tip.

10:35PM PDT on Oct 21, 2012

Never knew, thanks !!!!

8:37PM PDT on Oct 21, 2012

My nails tend to dry out, and I have to use cuticle oil every day so they don't look "scuffed". I'm wondering if this would dry out my nails even further.

10:02PM PDT on Oct 20, 2012

TY. I will try with the swab on my nails, esp. in gardening season when even a good scrub in the bath doesn't always too the trick. I still use on cuts and scraps with no apparent detriment. I prefer an enzymatic cleaner for blood because it can be used on any colour.

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