My child won’t stop biting their nails, help!

Nail biting is a habit many kids will pick up, but on the positive side there are many things we can do to help them cut this habit!

  1. Figure out the peak time your child bites their nails and try keep them busy.
  2. Use a star chart to encourage each week your child doesn’t bite.
  3. With older children, consider buying your local chemists anti-bite nail polish.
  4. When your child has grown out their nails, offering to go get a manicure together could be a fun idea, for a reward and incentive to keep going.
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