Quick Tip: How to Lighten Yellow Nails


It's the end of pedicure season up here. Bah!

The worst part of it, other than the fact that now we must wear socks, is that the glorious months of wearing lacquered toes have left me with discolored yellow nails. Not attractive, even when your socks are covered in wool tights.

(There will be no photo.)

(You're welcome.)

Here's a tip if you have the same problem after wearing dark polish: Try scrubbing your toenails with a nail brush and whitening toothpaste. It gets rid of the yellow color. Try it -- it works pretty well, and you end up with minty fresh toes!