DIY Avocado Nail Oil Recipe

Healthy nails are a constant battle for crafters. Working with glazes, wrapping metal wiring and securing fastenings wear out weary nails. Constant pinching, pressing and pulling contribute to daily damage.

Why try this nail oil recipe?

Avocado, jojoba, and carrot oils help promote strength & length while adding moisture. Lemon oil adds shine. Lavender oil not only fights infection but smells light & lovely.

Add a relaxing ritual to your nightly routine by crafting up this amazing oil ASAP.

Strengthening Nail Oil Recipe:


  • Container for Nail Oil
  • Teaspoon Measure
  • Clean Droppers, if needed


  • Jojoba Oil, Evening Primrose, or Borage Oil – 5 drops total
  • Lemon Oil – 8 drops
  • Vitamin E Oil – 4 drops
  • Carrot Oil – 3 drops
  • Lavender or Rosemary Oil – 2 drops
  • Avocado, Almond, Apricot or Grapeseed Oil – 3 to 4 tablespoons total, depending on container size

BLEND:  Gently mix above oils in the appropriate container of your choice.

USE:  Massage into nail beds nightly for best results.

STORE:  Keep fresh in a cool, dark location. The fridge works best!

To combat nail infection, consider adding these bonus oils to your blend:

  • Oregano – 1 drop
  • Tea Tree – 2 drops

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Happy Crafting!



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