A great-looking manicure isn’t just about finding the perfect polish. Whether you’re going for a sexy colour or a chic bare nail, having healthy, moisturized cuticles really makes a difference. Not only do they look good but you also make your nails healthy that way! Homemade Nail and Cuticle oil is easy to make and very beneficial to your nails. Keeping cuticles hydrated and healthy leads to harder, faster growing well maintained nails. Here is how to make your very own nail and cuticle oil:


  • Easy to make
  • Works really well, even better than the commercial products
  • All natural ingredients and no chemicals
  • Strengthens, moisturizes and maintains nails
  • Can be used as nail oil and cuticle oil, both!

Recipe 1:

Things you need:

  • 2 tablespoons Vitamin E Oil
  • 10 drops Frankincense
  • 10 drops Myrrh
  • 10 drops Lemon

Method: Mix the ingredients together and store in a dark coloured bottle. To use, rub on nails and cuticles twice a week.

Recipe 2

Things you need:

  • 5 ounces beeswax pellets
  • 3 ounces apricot kernel oil
  • 1 tablespoon honey

Method: Put beeswax pellets, apricot kernel oil and honey into a paper bowl. Microwave for 15-second intervals until liquefied (soupy consistency), stir with plastic spoon if needed. Bend the paper plate in half slightly so as to easily pour the liquid mixture into the mint tin or any other small container. Let sit until cool and solidified!

Recipe 3

Things you need:

  • 2 tablespoons melted coconut oil
  • 2 drops lavender essential oil

Method: To make this effective and super-simple nail and cuticle cream, just add 1 drop of lavender oil to 2 tablespoons of melted coconut oil. That’s it! Store the mixture in a small jar.