Growing nails and painting them or doing nail art on them has become one of the biggest passions of women nowadays. But some people do not get their nails growing in a healthy manner because of deficiency of certain essential nutrients. Aging, medications and hormonal changes are also equally responsible for slower nail growth. Here are a few excellent home remedies that can aid in faster growth of nails and curb their breakage, brittleness and splitting. These home remedies are easily available at your kitchen counter and are totally inexpensive. These remedies also bring the much desired shine to your nails and are also good for your overall health.