Female Care recipient (cr) has low vision and is having trouble seeing to paint her nails

Try: Ask the cr to implement the following recommendations and provide support as needed store nail polish in the refrigerator when polish is cool it is easier to feel the coverage on the nail before applying nail polish apply vaseline or petroleum jelly on the skin and cuticle around each nail if the cr accidentally gets polish on this area it will wipe off easily once the polish has dried

Materials: Vaseline or petroleum jelly paper towel

Categories: Maintenance, Medical Physical, Female, So-So Vision, Poor Vision

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References: Adapted from guides for safety in the home by visionaware org

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*This information is listed as a Tip and is not explicitly medically licensed

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