What would cause white spots to appear on fingernails?

Answer In most cases, no. While there are many reasons for these white spots (called leukonychia), most of them are due to mild trauma -- such as hitting or slamming your fingernail on or into something -... Read More »

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Why do people get white spots on their fingernails?

What are these white spots under my fingernails (pics)?

I've read that it is a sign of calcium deficiency, but I dunno how much of that is true. You've probably just damaged your nail bud. I have those white marks as well.

How to Paint White Tips on Fingernails Using Tape?

Going to the nail salon can get expensive, especially when you have bigger things to spend your money on. This does not mean that your nails have to suffer because of it. Let's face it; having half... Read More »

How to Make Your Fingernails Look White Under the Underside of Your Nails?

Well-manicured hands help to make women look well groomed and professional. Keeping the underside of your nails white is part of the process of having manicured hands. Some people have trouble maki... Read More »