Acrylic, Gel or Dip Nails: Understanding the Pros + Cons for Your Health

What you should know before choosing
Close up of a woman's hands receiving a manicure

Getting a mani? Choosing the right type is more than a cosmetic decision.

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“Each type requires a different process, with different effects on your natural nails — and potentially your overall health,” says dermatologist Amy Kassouf, MD.

Dr. Kassouf explains some of the pros and cons of different types of manicures in this infographic.

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