nail pack

nail pack

sterile packing material (e.g. cotton wool, foam dressing) placed within nail sulcus after all onychophosis has been cleared and side of nail plate smoothed; nail pack provides a slight cushioning effect to adjacent nail edge and acts as retaining mechanism for topical medicaments (e.g. antiseptics, emollients, astringents, analgesics)
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Many contain false nail packs, which will save a fortune on salon alternatives.
In press-ons, which still contribute substantially to the company, Cosmar has rolled out a new line of opalescent colors and bonus nail packs with matching lipstick.