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    16 Products That'll Help You Beat Your Nail-Biting Habit

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    1. Keeping your hands busy with this fidget toy will make it easier to divert your attention from your nails - ₹199

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    2. If you'd prefer something a little more subtle, this adjustable ring is a great option - ₹279

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    3. If you invest more time in your nails, you'll end up finding it harder to mess with them. Try putting on some nail art stickers - ₹399

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    4. Use fake nails so you don't get a chance to harm your real ones, thus letting them grow - ₹218

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    Get this set of 100 reusable pieces here.

    5. Strengthen, restore, and regrow your nails and cuticles with this oil - ₹399

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    Once your nails get harder, it'll get more difficult to bite them as well. Get it here.

    6. A thing that has helped a lot of people is to realise just how gross their nails really are. Your hands touch so many different disgusting surfaces and are probably home to many disease-causing germs. Nail-biting passes this on to your mouth and stomach, and can also cause skin infections around the nail. Reduce the chances of this by using a hand sanitiser - ₹72

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    7. Keeping your nails short when you're trying to break the habit is quite helpful because then there's really nothing to bite. Carry a nail cutter to keep them short always - ₹89

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    8. For a lot of people, nail-biting starts with the presence of a hangnail. But instead of nipping/biting them, you can easily remove them with this cuticle clipper - ₹395

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    9. You can pamper your nails and your hands with this Vitamin C cream that's packed with olive and jojoba oils, and cocoa and shea butter that'll brighten them and also leave a lovely citrusy fragrance - ₹375

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    10. Most people bite their nails without really realising that they are. But you can snap out of that sensation by applying a coat of this bitter polish on your nails - ₹2,304

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    11. Or this polish that'll help prevent nail biting and also promote growth, so it's a double win - ₹1,580

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    12. You can also carry around this natural portable pen nail polish to apply on the go - ₹2,450

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    13. Chewing gum can also help in breaking the habit because once your mouth is occupied, you won't wanna put your nail in it. You can make this a lot more interesting with this cube chewing gum - ₹385

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    14. Restore the much-needed moisture in your nails and cuticles with this nail cream - ₹160

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    15. If you really don't trust yourself, you can put on these finger guards to protect your nails - ₹299

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    Get this pack of 20 here.

    16. And finally, applying gel nail polish on your nails can also help since it's durable and it gives the impression of a little at-home manicure that you won't want to ruin - ₹275

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    Available in a number of different colours. Get it here.