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How do I treat peeling nails? I’ve tried many topical treatments and nothing seems to work. Is there anything you can recommend?

Submitted by Mandy Faltein on 6 October 2016

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Thank you for your question. In your case, if you’re saying you have tried everything topical with no joy… then honestly, there is something else wrong. You may have some sort of mineral deficiency or something internal that is causing this, and in your case I would rather try to ascertain the CAUSE and treat that. Your best option is to visit one of our Health Renewal Doctors, and have some blood tests, because if you are deficient in anything, it will at some point start affecting other things in your body. Establish the cause and fix that.

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