How to whiten stained and yellow nails:
The thing about nails is that they get discolored or stained pretty easily. And stained nails can turn out to be another cause of embarrassment.
I have good news for you, you can whiten your nails that have been stained with some effective home made remedies. These tips Below will help you to make them white and shiny again:
Use lemon juice and soapy water:
Use a solution of lemon juice and soapy water to get rid of the stain. You can find both easily in your kitchen cabinet. This will dissolve all the stain particles from your nails. To use this solution in one cup of water: pour two tablespoon of liquid soap and one fourth cup of freshly squeezed lemon juice. Soak your nails in this solution for about five minutes. Wash your hands in running water and them moisturize them.
Another method: Use white vinegar
Colored vinegar can stain your nails. so instead use white vinegar to get rid of the stains from your nails.To use white vinegar to get rid of the stain, in one cup of warm water add one teaspoon to one tablespoon of distilled white vinegar. Soak your nails for about eight minutes and then rinse your hands under lukewarm water. After patting your hands with a clean towel apply a dollop of moisturizing cream or lotion.
Another method: Scrub your nails
If your nails are stained after using dark colored nail polish, wipe away the nail polish using a nail polish remover. Then use a nail scrub brush to scrub off the stains from your nails. You can also soak a cotton pad in acetone to scrub your nails. but this will only work if your nails are stained from dark nail paint.
– Use baking soda paste
Prepare a baking soda paste using 1 tablespoon of hydrogen peroxide with two and a half tablespoon of baking soda in a bowl. Stir the two ingredients and then using a cotton swab apply it onto your nails and also under the tip of your nails. Leave this mixture for three minutes and then rinse it with warm water. Repeat this methods every six weeks to get noticeable results.