cuticles can become ragged and split, allowing dirt and germs to invade the
matrix of the nail. Keep your cuticles soft and healthy with this
2 tablespoons jojoba oil
1 tablespoon wheat germ oil
1 tablespoon cocoa butter
Place all ingredients in a small saucepan. Heat gently until the cocoa butter has completely melted. Stir well and cool. Pour into a glass jar with a tight-fitting lid. To use, massage a small amount into the base of each nail, gently pushing back the cuticles. Yield: 2 ounces .
More do-it-yourself cosmetic formulas can be found in Drop Dead Gorgeous: Protecting Yourself from the Hidden Dangers of Cosmetics.
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