Nail biting is a habit that cannot be overcome. For those who are curious, people with the habit of nail biting can be identified quite easily. Most of them seem to always make great efforts to conceal their fingers. There may come a time when so much nail biting skin is affected as the phalanx and appearance of the hand in general is pretty nasty.

hypnotherapy to stop nail biting

Over the years, nail biting excessively could lead to a structure of severely deformed nails, paronychia of the cuticles, dental problems such as malocclusion of the front teeth, damage gums and stomach infections due to ingestion of bacteria harmful to living in their own nails. In most pharmacies can buy bitter nail to prevent nail biting.


However, this solution of enamel ends not being very effective. Lately, it takes a lot of the use of hypnotherapy. One of the first steps in professional hypnotherapy is to relax the patient’s mind so he can undergo the treatment. As, nail biting is done unconsciously, the therapist must make the mind is aware of the habit.


The therapists can use the anchoring method which should stop the habit of compulsive nail biting. Another phase of hypnotherapy involves the use of neuro linguistic programming techniques. In this case, the therapist programs make the mind of the patient rejects completely any need for nail biting.

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