A 24-year-old female asked:
when i wash my hands my fingernails lose their natural white colors and becomes clear see through?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Normal: That's normal when they get wet. When they dry off they are back to your regular nails , right?!
5116 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated May 15, 2013
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
$15 per month
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.