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Golden rules > [1] result
 

10 habits for healthy, effective make-up

Putting on make-up is no haphazard matter, especially when you have sensitive skin. Here are 10 tips to help you.

 
Focus on... > [1] result
 

Peeling, ridges, mycosis... The various nail disorders

Frequent contact with water and detergents are forms of stress which weaken the nails. Here are some tips to keep them sturdy and healthy.

 
3 questions to an expert > [1] result
Testimonies > [1] result
 

"I have definitively adopted a special nail polish!"

Learn how Nadia, age 27, began using nail polish for fragile nails, and reconnected with colour.

 
Key Figure > [1] result
 

Key Figure - 3 à 6 : That is how many months ...

3 to 6 : That is how many months it takes for a nail to completely redevelop. A toenail will take twice as long to grow.

 
True or False ? > [1] result
 

When worn for too long, nail polish can make nails turn yellow

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Unless you wear a transparent or treatment base coat. This base coat offers a layer of protection between the nail and the pigments in your varnish. Nevertheless it is still a good idea to let your nails breathe and wear nothing for a few days. Some varnishes have anti-migration pigments to limit yellowing of the nails.