Did you know your nails can reveal clues to your overall health? A touch of white here, a rosy tinge there, or some rippling or bumps may be a sign of disease in the body. Problems in the liver, lungs, and heart can show up in your nails.
Very pale nails can sometimes be a sign of serious illness, such as: Anemia, Congestive heart failure,Liver disease, Malnutrition.
Though nail changes accompany many conditions, these changes are rarely the first sign. And many nail abnormalities are harmless ,not everyone with white nails has hepatitis. If you’re concerned about the appearance of your nails, see a dermatologist.