Herbal Remedies

5 Top Herbal Remedies For Yellow Nails


Beautiful nails are desire of everyone, especially for women. Most of us often have yellowish discolored nails due to poor lifestyle, unhealthy diet, uncleanness, underlying disease like fungal infection and usage of nail paints containing chemical, etc.

Smoking too much also affects the color of nails. We try to cover our yellow nails with different colors of nail paints; however, this is not a solution and even harms more to those discolored nails. There are a number of herbal treatments you can opt for to get healthy white nails. Along with these herbal treatments, you should also avoid using cheap and high chemical nail products on your nails.

Herbal Remedies For Yellow Nails


Rosemary is a plant and is used as herbal medicine for treatment of several skin diseases since ancient times. It contains anti-parasitic, anti-septic, anti-fungal and anti-bacterial properties. Its oil is extracted and used for the treatment of yellow nails.

You can easily get this oil in market and rub it with the help of a cotton on your nails. This oil easily reaches the inner surface of nails and treats any kind of inflammation or infection on nails. For better results you can also add few drops of olive oil to this solution. You will see visible results in just a few days.

Tea Tree Oil

Tea tree oil contains terpinene-4 which is a natural disinfectant. It has amazing anti-bacterial, anti-parasitic properties to treat fungal infection of yellow nails. It naturally cleanses yellow nails and whitens them in natural way.

You can easily get this oil in market on any of the medical stores. Just massage your nails with few drops of this oil 2-3 times a day, especially before sleeping. Your nails will start whitening in a natural way in a few days.


We all know very well the benefits of garlic. It is a very common herb and easily available in Indian kitchens. Extract 2-3 spoon juice of garlic and gently rub it on your nails.

Garlic is very effective anti-biotic and that is the reason treats yellow nails very successfully. Repeat this treatment for 2-3 times a day for 1-2 weeks and your nails will get back the natural color very safely.


This is also a plant and a kind of mint. Its oil contains natural anti-biotic and anti-fungal properties which are very beneficial in treatment of yellow nails. You can extract its juice or get that thyme extract in market.

Gently rub this solution on your nails and you will see visible results in a short span. Do this treatment on a regular basis, 2-3 times a day for 3-4 weeks.


Goldenseal tinctures are available in drug stores for treatment of yellow nails. It is a natural herb and its extract is used as a herbal medicine for treatment for various health diseases especially skin-related problems.

This solution contains anti-fungal, anti-microcidal properties to treat discolored, infected, yellow nails. Rub this tinctures with the help of cotton on your nails for 2 times a day to get naturally white nails.

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