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How do I stop myself from biting my nails?

I always bite my nails and I know it's a really bad habit, but I just can't get out of it! My nails are already really really short and I really need help on how I can stop! I've looked on websites and found some pretty good suggestions, but I still can't get out of this terrible habit. Please help me!

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Try painted them with nail polish

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Paint them! You won't bite them knowing that the polish is unsafe to digest

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But some vinegar on them

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I had the same problem, cut them with a nail clipper as soon as you get the urge to bite them, or find a new(healthy) habit

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If I do that then I'll probably cut out my nails :P
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This may sound strange, but it helped me. Wear a ring on your hand. It will motivate you to not bite your nails, because they are more obvious to people. Also, carry hand cream with you wherever you go and use it when you feel like biting your nails.

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Put hot sauce on your nails

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Good one
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Nice
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But hot sauce doesn't stay on your nails
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I had the same thing .. I still do it kinda :/ Do you paint your nails a lot? I just have been painting mine and one is really long really fast.. Soo amazing .. Maybe it will help ??

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Nah doesn't help to much do hand lotions onions or vinegar if your like me and hate painting nails just do that :) (not painting nails lol)

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My uncle told me when I was younger that there are enough germs under your nails that if you clipped them and put the clippings on water for a few days there would be enough germs in the water that it would kill you if you drank it. Haven't bit a nail since.

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There is a herb called chirata, put some small pieces of chirata in a cup of water and soak your fingers in it. It is so bitter that you will never take your fingers or nails in your mouth. This is also for small kids who take their thumbs or fingers in their mouth. It is also called grand Ma's potion.

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I know this is a totally different answer and may be useless to you. I have had the same problem since I was very young. I would not only bite my nails, but I would chew on my fingertips until they bled. I started having acrylic nails put on to keep myself from destroying them. I am much more addicted to filing my nails now and keeping them maintained on a small budget. Once I took off the acrylics my nails were very very long and now that they look so nice it's much easier to keep my teeth off of them. Keep them painted. That helps a lot along with hair & nail vitamins. Good luck! <3

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Don't wash your hands when you go to the bathroom. Seriously I once read that when women bite their nails it is because their hands are cold. Next time you get the urge, try washing them in warm not hot but warm water. See if it helps.

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