Have you ever asked yourself what may be the meaning of the half moon which is located on your fingernails? According to a lot of experts, this area of the fingernails is very important and essential and everyone should be aware of its importance.
Therefore, this white half moon goes under the name lunula, which roughly translated in Latin means small moon. Moreover, we all know that it is one of the most sensitive areas of our body.
What is lunula? Well, lunula is representing the part of the root of the nail which is actually visible and everyone should know that this part should not be damaged in any case. Your whole nail may be in danger, if you damage it.
All at once, that part – lunula will stay intact and your nails will continue to grow.
In fact, the lunula is not white, even though it appears in that way. It is because of the protective layer which is on the nail. It is usually most visible on the thumb but note that not all people have lunulas which are that visible.
Furthermore, the thick layer of skin that appears and surrounds the fingernails and toenails can be in a situation in which covers the lunula. That thing may be done particularly or completely.
In addition, the alternative medicine has decided that this may play a great roll in treating the health of people.
In order to prove that fact, for example the experts explained this. The traditional Chinese medicine says that if a person lacks lunula, then he or she suffers from malnutrition or anemia, or in some cases, diabetes, because of pale or a little blue lunula.
To sum up, if any person has some reddish lunulas, he or she may be fighting some kind of cardiovascular disease.
Thus, if your fingers lack lunula, it means that your body is fighting against indigestion. The meaning of it that your body has a very slow metabolism and the worst, toxins may occur very often in your body.