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... I have the same exact problem! :confused: This only started happening a few years ago to me and I've never been able to find out the reason for it. It started off with just my right pointer finger, and now both my pointer fingers and middle fingernails grow downwards. If anyone figures it out, I would love to hear what the answer is! (10 replies)
... My nails have always grown pretty straight but just recently my little fingernail and middle nail are growing 'downwards' as soon as it reaches the end of my finger.... ... (10 replies)
... ou. That is a pretty good description. They don't grow sharply down, like if I let them grow, they wouldn't grow into the tip of my finger, but all of them curve down either half of the nail or the full nail. No one else in my family has this problem.... ... (10 replies)

... Hi. When my nails get to a certain length, they start to grow down. ... (10 replies)
... I think I alread answered this under a different post, but I will add something here. Thick skin that grows forward with the nail plate in an almost 'pointed' shape is called Pterygium inversum inguis and is sometimes the result of an acute allergic reaction to acrylic or to acrylic based products, which includes all types of nail glue (and instant household glues), wrap... (1 replies)
... I had acrylic on my nails for years with no problems but recently I have developed thick skin under the nails. ... (1 replies)
... Both of my large to nails keep snapping about half way down. ... (3 replies)
... I'm in my early 20s, and as long as I can remember, my nails have always been the way they are right now. I've noticed many ladies with lovely nails that have a wonderful curvature to it, but mine are rather flat and wide. ... (0 replies)
Grow out nails?
Jul 9, 2013
... I'm just going to get right down to the point. ... (3 replies)
... First, that was a bad thing to do. The glue is there to keep those on, and it's very bad for your nails to pull it off. ... (3 replies)
... I'm 14, and my nails are short. Not just short, REALLY REALLY short. ... (2 replies)
... op drinking the tap water and drank only boiled water. It stopped ever since even my belly got better. But last night I had a swelling and itching on my middle finger below the nail on the left side. I happened to have had an accident last year on the same spot. I slammed shut a drawer together with my finger. ... (1 replies)
... few days every time something touched it. If I tried to cut it, the distal edge pulled up again. I finally had to tape it really tight so I could cut the nail down as far as I could. After about 3 weeks the distal portion turned completely loose and left the nail bed exposed. ... (19 replies)
... the green discoloration on your nails is the result of a Pseudomonas Bacterial infection. ... (3 replies)
... i had fake nails for my friends wedding...bit them off on the 4 hour drive home... ... (14 replies)
... Splinter hemorraghe is caused by voids in the nail cell production which fill up with blood from the nail bed. They do not run the entire length of the nail plate, but will grow forward with the nail plate until they grow off with the free edge. Melanonychia are vertical pigmented bands, often described as nail 'moles', which usually form in the nail matrix. Seek a... (2 replies)
... When there is an evident dark line running from underneath the eponychium from the cuticle area down toward the free edge, this is characteristic of a 'nail mole' growing in the matrix. ... (15 replies)
... So, three years ago I was doing what many people do... biting my nails. I was biting one of my nails and I noticed it was getting very thin. ... (0 replies)
... Hey, everyone. I first discovered this a few weeks ago, and it has since become slightly more noticeable. My left big toenail doesn't appear to be growing anymore. The entire nail appears to be of a darker red color than my right one. ... (3 replies)
... and buy the flat toothpicks and they do work better than my trying to push the Naftin under the nail. Now, I don't know if it is the Naftin, or the fact that my nails have been naked for almost two months, but, my God, there seems to be some growing out of the separating nail!!! Now, I don't want to get too excited over here. ... (38 replies)


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