"Harder than acrylic nails" nailpolish --Dr. Oz says to add a few pieces of a fresh garlic clove to any clear fingernail polish, leave it for 7-10 days and then paint your nails with it. Helps growth and makes them rock hard. Definitely trying this.
DIY Gel Nails, using Gelous (from Sally Beauty). 1. Apply one coat GELOUS onto clean, smooth, dry nails. Let it set for a few minutes. 2. Apply another coat GELOUS. Let set. 3. Apply one coat nail polish. Let it dry. 4. Apply another coat GELOUS. Let it set for a couple minutes. 5. Apply another coat nail polish. Let it dry. 6. Apply one layer clear top coat. Let dry. DONE.