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Mary Holcombe

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PostSubject: Nail Growth   Tue Jun 01, 2010 12:04 pm

Have you ever wondered why...when you trim your gliders nails and you cut them straight growing out they come out to points again?

When nails grow...the center of the nail grows faster than the outside edges...this gives them the points they need. The better to dig in and hold on...and more.

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PostSubject: Re: Nail Growth   Tue Jun 01, 2010 2:36 pm

Actually I most certainly have wondered that! Great to know!
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PostSubject: Re: Nail Growth   Tue Jun 01, 2010 4:31 pm


Now I know! Never even would have guessed that!
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PostSubject: Re: Nail Growth   Tue Jun 01, 2010 8:25 pm

That makes perfect sense! Thanks for the information - very interesting.
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