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Learn how to take care of your feet with the advice in this Howcast video series.
You Will Need
- Lemon juice
- A lemon slice
- Baking soda
- A nail buffer
- Denture cleaner
- Hydrogen peroxide
Use lemon juice
Add a tablespoon of lemon juice to a bowl of water; soak your fingernails and toenails in the mixture, then rinse. Or, rub a lemon slice directly onto your nails.
Add baking soda
Combine one tablespoon of lemon juice with one tablespoon of baking soda. Apply the paste with a nail buffer, then rinse.
Dissolve denture cleaner
Dissolve denture cleaner in water per package directions and soak your fingernails for 15 minutes, then rinse.
Use hydrogen peroxide
Mix three tablespoons of baking soda and one tablespoon of three percent hydrogen peroxide and put the paste on your nails, then rinse.
Drop the polish
Let your nails grow out without using polish. In four to six months, the stains will have grown out.
Wear gloves when working with chemicals. Medical professionals, hair stylists, and others should wear gloves to protect their nails as well as their health.