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8 Ways You're Destroying Your Nails And Don't Even Know It

March 19, 2013 by Justine Schwartz
shefinds | beauty
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Sorry to sound like the 5 o’clock news, but you’re probably ruining your nails and don’t even know it. Seriously! Sure, you know that biting your nails is bad, but did you know that there are other common activities that cause nails to split, break, yellow and weaken?

And considering all the time and money you spend caring for your nails (on manicures, lotions, fancy polish, etc), you probably want to know what they are, right? Click through the slideshow above to find out what everyday activities and habits are actually bad for your nails.

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Editorial Director

Justine Schwartz is a veteran women's lifestyle editor; she's written extensively about style & beauty tips, health advice and wedding planning for more than a decade. Her work has appeared in New York Magazine, Huffington Post and New York Weddings. Justine has been with SheFinds since 2010; you can reach her via email at [email protected]

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