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Definition of Onychoschizia

  1. Onychoschizia, or splitting nails, are a very common presentation in the salon. The split can occur horizontally or vertically, but usually occur near the free edge. Peeling nails is a horizontal split of the layers of the nail poast the free edge, and vertical separation is usually what is referred to as splitting nails.


Added to the Nail Glossary on November 14, 2016

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