Just like hair, our nails are made up of the protein keratin. And when the bonds between those proteins are broken, we feel weak and brittle. Once your hair is in this state, you can use bonding products like Olaplex to strengthen the strands from the inside out. Now you can do the same for your nails thanks to the new Repair Mode serum from OPI.
Xiaoyan Tu, research director, said: “The way typical nail firming products work is to create a protective coating on top of the nail, but these methods are not effective because as soon as the product is applied, Take it out, the nail strengthening effect also follows.” and development at OPI, who led the development of Repair Mode. “Similar to how Olaplex products have revolutionized hair care, Ultiplex Technology in Repair Mode allows the product to penetrate the nail, interact with the nail’s keratin and create new bonds.”
You know it’s time to use OPI Repair Mode ($25) when your nails are brittle, weak, and pliable.
Tu said: “The nails are healthy, smooth, uniform in color and firm. “Nail damage is caused by normal wear and tear in everyday activities, from typing to gardening to using household chemicals. Some of the early signs of damaged nails are weaker nails, thinner or brittle. If not addressed, nails will begin to show problems of breaking, splitting, or peeling. We recommend using repair mode when you notice your nails become damaged. too pliable, easier to bend, or when you see any signs of surface damage on the surface of the nail.”
When your nails are in severe need of TLC, apply the Repair Mode twice a day for six consecutive days. Alternatively, “You can use it as a preparation aid for your favorite color service,” says Tu. Just apply the serum, let it soak for 10 minutes and remove the excess with rubbing alcohol. OPI claims that when used as directed, Repair Mode will make your nails four times stronger. And reviewers seem to be seeing results.
“Secrets” [of my nails] went from translucent to white again, my nails feel stronger and although there are still some really bad cracks they haven’t gotten any worse,” wrote one reviewer. tried my best when it comes to manicure, castor oil and even filing down the past where the split started, all helped, but not nearly as fast.”
Another reviewer added: “I think I believe this is magical. After removing my nail polish a couple of weeks ago, my nails are GLOW. I apply this product a few times a week. day for a few days and then used it as part of my nail prep about 12 days ago I removed the clip last night and my nails show no signs of peeling they really look good noticeably better after use.”
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