Makes 2 ounces, enough for 1 nail soak for both hands
Pure molasses made from the juice of fresh sugarcane can be used as a soak to soften cuticles and strengthen and condition nails before a manicure. Like honey, molasses is an excellent natural humectant that will help restore lost moisture to the skin and nails.
- ¼ cup warm water
- 2 tablespoons molasses
- Mix together water and molasses, stirring well.
- To use: Soak your nails in the solution for 15 to 20 minutes.
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