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The most important top layer of the nail plate is damaged.
We need this layer to be healthy because it provides a good grip with material.
It's thickness is 30-50 layers.
Once it gets damaged, there will be problems, the coatings will lift off.
‼Therefore, it's very important to prepare the nail plate correctly - do not use files under 180 granulations on natural nails, don't cut material off with cutters, and do not touch natural nails with electric file!
Second important thing is to use right material accordingly to the natural nails.
And you need to apply it in the right amount, because wrong distribution will damage the nails.
You also need to talk with your clients, to not tear off the material. Because whole dorsal layer of the nail will come off and coatings won't hold on the nails.
!! How not to over-file the nail plate, how to properly work with e-file and how to place...
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✨[COVID NAILS - discoloured or misshapen] ✨

Nails appear discoloured or misshapen a number of weeks – a phenomenon that’s been dubbed “COVID nails”.

One symptom is a red half-moon pattern that forms a convex band over the white area at the base of fingernails. This seems to present earlier than other COVID-related nail complaints, with patients noticing it less than two weeks after being diagnosed. Multiple cases have been reported – but not many.

Red half-moon nail patterns like this are generally rare, and previously haven’t been seen so close to the nail base. So having this pattern appear like this could exclusively be an indication of a COVID-19 infection.

A few patients have also found new horizontal indentations in the bases of the nails of their fingers and toes, which are known as Beau’s lines. These tend to appear four weeks or more after a COVID-19 infection.

Beau’s lines occur when there is a temporary interruption in nail growth due to a physical stress on the...

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