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... i get those too. i do notice if i eat lots of calcium they get better and my nails are stronger. ... (10 replies)
... Ever since I was little, I've had little white specks in my nails. People have asked me if I painted them that way on purpose. The spots are worse if I jam the root of the nail or something. I've heard a couple of theories about it such as too little zinc or too much calcium, but I'm not sure of the validity. ... (10 replies)
... White spots in the nail plate are called Luconychia. Some say that this is caused by a void in the nail plate cell production as they are 'born' in the matrix. The matrix produces cells to form the three main layers of the nail plate. ... (3 replies)

... Hello guys, I know this topic has been covered in the past but here we go anyway. Sometimes, I suffer from pretty bad white spots in my nails. I have a pretty low impact job so they are not caused by trauma. I honestly don't know what is causing them. I eat a balanced diet. ... (3 replies)
... The spots will come and go regardless of if you take zinc or not. I have heard that as well, but in over 35 years as a nail technician and educator, I have never seen them go away completely if you are prone to them. ... (4 replies)
... There is Zinc in my current multiple vitamen and I no longer have the white spots in my nails. Really can't say if that helped get rid of the white horizonal area but they are defiantly gone. ... (4 replies)
... minerals pills for a while.. so there could be a link between the spots and zinc.... try taking a multivitamin that contains this ingredient or buy it seperately. ... (10 replies)
... i have been told that those white spots on nails are caused by too little protein, that is why when you bump your nail on something the white spec is i suppose kind of like a bruise. if u dont get enough protein u bruise because protein is needed for tissue repair. ... (10 replies)
... I used to get those on my finger nails all the time, but now i ve noticed them on my toenails and they are no longer on my finger nails. ... (10 replies)
... Little white horizontal lines in the nail plate are caused by voids in the nail cell production. ... (4 replies)
... They could also be a result of poor digestion. I used to have them when I was young. Anyway, eat better food rich in protein, calcium and zinc will definitely help. ... (10 replies)
White Spots?
Mar 29, 2004
... The white spots in your fingernails are called Leuconychia. ... (3 replies)
... I put about a teaspoonful in my porridge every morning I so not have white spots anymore actually they did start reappearing then I realised I was putting less cider vinegar in my porridge so I increased it again just slightly. ... (0 replies)
... I have a white spot just a tad up from my cuticle on one of my fingernails. I have other white spots on other nails but this one just seems a little lighter in color like a clearish white if that makes any since. ... (1 replies)
... I have read through the forums and am now thoroughly confused, so I thought I should just ask about my issue specifically! Sorry if this is repetative and verbose, but I'm kind of freaking out! ... (1 replies)
... hey i am new here..... for the longest time i have always had white marks on all my nails... they grow with the nail... ... (3 replies)
... Ok, here's the deal. About 7 years ago I developed a problem with my fingernails, though I really don't recall the time frame for the breakout. ... (10 replies)
... in, on my nails, one time 4 on 6 different nails. I did some research and found that it is form a vitamin deficiency. I started taking Centrum and no longer have them. Hope that helps. ... (3 replies)
White Spots?
Jul 2, 2006
... It is called Leuconychia and are generally caused by voids between the nail plate cells as they are produced in the Matrix. ... (2 replies)
... Whenever there are missing cells or voids between the cells, the area looks white. Some people have them all the time, some people have them sometimes and some psople never get them. My son gets them, but I have never had them, so they are not necessarily genetic. ... (3 replies)

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