If you use rubber gloves for washing dishes or cleaning and have sharp nails, you run a chance of your nails puncturing the gloves and causing leaks. Household simplicity site Real Simple recommends adding a cotton ball to each finger of your gloves to provide a cushion that should keep your nails from puncturing the gloves.
Readers with long nails, what other tips or tricks do you have for making life with sharp fingernails easier? Post in the comments below.
Cotton Ball as Rubber Glove Protector | Real Simple