Are nurses allowed to have their nails painted? - page 4

I keep hearing nurses aren't allowed to wear acrylics, which I understand. Are nurses allowed to wear nail polish though? I love having my nails painted, but I don't mind giving this obsession up to... Read More

  1. by   LCinTraining
    We aren't allowed, so I paint my toenails instead.
  2. by   eatmysoxRN
    We are allowed to paint our nails. No chips in the polish (impossible to maintain). No fake nails.

    I think long, claw-like nails in neon shades look unprofessional and dangerous. I've seen several aides with nails like that and I think it's disgusting because of where those nails go. Ugh.