A thin nail is subject to breaking and splitting, and should be reinforced. A soft nail bends and tears easily and needs extra protection. It is usually caused by dietary deficiencies of calcium, minerals and vitamins, but can also be brought on by illness.


MAVALA Scientifique penetrating nail hardener applied to the tips of nails only adds strength at the nails' most vulnerable point, comes in a formaldehyde free version Scientifique K+ . When completely dry, proceed with your manicure. MAVALA Nail Shield, a two-phase treatment comprised of nylonized base coat and sealer, reinforces the entire nail. Nailactan nourishing treatment cream massaged into the nail base each night provides suppleness and elasticity and stimulates healthy and vigorous growth.