Nail artist Yvett Garcia from @yvynails shares her...
Nail Clinic: Cracking Up Statistics
- Fingernails have an average thickness of 0.6 millimeters for men and 0.5 millimeters for women
- Brittle nails affect nearly 20% of the population
- Nail splitting is seen more frequently in women and older individuals
- A nail’s normal water content is 18%
- Nails become brittle when the water content is less than 16%