Here is a primer on good nail care. Nails need care to remain healthy and to look good. You can also beautify them to enhance your beauty. Nails are made of layers of a protein called keratin. Healthy fingernails should be smooth having no grooves. They should also have uniform color. This may not always be the case. It is up to you to ensure that you take care of them to be healthy. Thereafter you can make them beautiful.
If you do not have much time, keep your nails short. Whether long or short it is necessary to trim them well. Trimming is usually done when the nails are soft after washing. Cuticle oil can strengthen nails and help in pushing back cuticles. After trimming and moisturizing, you can decide whether to use nail polish or apply press-ons to make your nails prettier. Obviously the process is more detailed and there are other options available