Several factors contribute to slow nail growth. These include the aging process, hormonal changes in the body, health problems, chemotherapy, medications and nutritional deficiencies. Everyone wants their nails to grow fast and strong. They add beauty to your hands. Plus, healthy nail growth reflects the state of your overall health. Here is an easy recipe for nail growth oil. Read on to know how to make one:


  • Easy to make
  • Not expensive
  • Not only helps grow nails, but also reduces peeling and brittleness
  • Nourishes nail bed and promotes healthy nail growth
  • The oils used penetrate deep into the skin and nails and thus helps nourish your nails. Plus, it contains vitamin E which improves circulation blood circulation; helps repair damaged nails and promotes nail strength and growth.

Things you need-

  • 1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tsp virgin coconut oil
  • 1 tsp shea butter
  • Few drops vitamin E oil


Combine all the ingredients and just warm it a bit (not overly heat) in microwave so as to melt the shea butter and coconut oil. Apply it all over the nails including cuticles and underneath before sleeping. You may wear gloves to help penetration. Follow this everyday for few weeks.