Those tiny pieces of torn skin hanging from your child's cuticles can be really annoying to kids. To help prevent hangnails try keeping your child's hands well mosturized. If they do end up still getting them try these home remedies.
Vitamin E Oil - It is quickly absorbed by the skin and helps with healing. Apply several times a day.
Honey - Is a natural moisturizer with anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties. Rub onto the hangnail and leave on for a few hours.
Aloe Vera - Moisturizes and heals skin. It has antimicrobial properties to help prevent infection and can help dull any pain. Apply the gel onto the hangnail and leave on for 15 minutes.