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Kor J Aesthet Cosmetol 2012;10(1): 31-39.
비정상적인 네일에 대한 관리가 여성의 정서와 자아존중감에 미치는 효과
고정민, 장현희, 안성관
The Effect of Proper Treatment on Abnormal Nail Conditions for the Female’s Sentiment and Self Respect
Jung Min Ko, Hyun Hee Jang, Sungkwan An
Abnormal nails are not life threatening without big obstacles but practically give the negative impact on women’s emotion and self-worth, having major infl uence on personal relations and everyday life. This study was to investigate what effects could be come up with on women’s emotion and self-worth who have abnormal nails. In addition, it was to know how much changes the negative effect on emotion and self-worth through the nail care. For this, criteria of emotion and self-worth for both before and after nail care of 30 women in 20’s to 40’s having abnormal nails were compared and analyzed. As results, it proved there were great effects on emotion and self-worth by satisfaction from the nail care that fi ts each condition. Study on effects of care for the abnormal nail on women’s emotion and self-worth showed that the abnormal nail which can be easily overlooked could negatively affect emotion and self-worth, and it was thought that emotional support and attention with the nail care sui for each condition would raise the positive dignity in women’s emotion and selfworth.
Key words: Abnormal nail, Nail care, Emotion, Self-worth
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