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... they're yellow and brittle towards the last half, with the area towards the cuticle looking quite pink and sore. 3 tests at the doctors have come back NOT fungal! ... (14 replies)
... Hi. In 2007,I noticed a growth between my fingernail & cuticle,so pulled out the growth. That was how it all started. Sometimes,I feel pain,sometimes,I don't. The nail has gone off countless times! There was a time,the nail was green,but not anymore.I've been to the dermatologists,I've taken drugs like diflucan,ketoconazole,primerose,etc. & topical treatments like... (0 replies)
... I've a an infection of my big toe cuticle since last Sept! I've been on oral antibiotics over and over again. ... (1 replies)

... I painted my toe nails for a vacation. After about 3 weeks, the toe became painful enough to wake me in the middle of the night. I had to take Advil to fall back to sleep. ... (4 replies)
... hi.. my name is charlotte. i just thought i'd introduce myself to you fine people. O MY GOSH.. im so glad that i have found people like me.. people with this problem....YOU ARE NOT ALONE! i find my cuticles peel in the winter, when they begin to feel quite parched (when they lack oil and moisture-thanks for the tip mardi). i hav just suffered from my first cutile peel... i... (7 replies)
... Mine is wide at the cuticle but narrows as the nail grows to the end where I keep it trimmed. ... (2 replies)
Painful Nails
Jul 9, 2007
... p the nail bed. Yes, thisis painful! To alleviate this, after you remove your polish, rehydrate, conditionand moisturize the nails with a good quality nail and cuticle oil such as Botanical Oil from Sally Beauty Supply. ... (1 replies)
Torn cuticle?
Jan 9, 2006
... I know, I know - I was in the car and it snagged on something so of course I tore it off! I thought afterward that I was going to pay for it LOL! I'll try soaking it tonight and then putting on the ointment. I tell you, who knew that such a thing would be so painful - I feel like my hand is going to fall off! (2 replies)
... The part of the skin that everyone is referring to is NOT the cuticle, it is the EPONYCHIUM. The cuticle is translucent skin that grows forward on the nail plate from between the eponychium and the nail plate. ... (7 replies)
... Some people just have excess cuticle growth - toes and fingers, and it needs constant attention, moisturizing and removal to keep it from tearing. Also - see if you're one of those nervous types - like me - who tear at your fingers with your nails and don't realize you're doing it. After 30 years of having bleeding fingers, I got a set of acrylic nails put on, and the... (7 replies)
... They are hardened portions of skin that fit tightly against the side of the nail plate. Hangnails do not occur at the base of the nail, nor do they cause the cuticle skin to peel and bleed. ... (7 replies)
... Yes, this is called a hang nail...I get them too and the best thing to do is use lotion all the time, ALL the time! Also, you can get cuticle oil at any drug store, but the best is from Sally's, it only costs like $2, and it works really well, not to mention it makes your nails look nice!! The only advice I have for actually having a hang nail is take a pair of nail... (7 replies)
... Tiny pieces of skin that peal right where the nail ends and the cuticle begins, sometimes the peeling bleeds. ... (7 replies)
... Last November, while washing dishes in the kitchen sink, the wire drain screen poked my index finger under the cuticle. It slid along the nail and underneath the cuticle. No blood, but what followed has been SO annoying and painful. There have been days where it looks like it's healing, drying up, etc. but every 3-4 days it starts burning again, and the area around the nail... (0 replies)
... About a month ago I developed a swollen, red painful thumb in corner just below the cuticle. ... (2 replies)
... a careless moment, I applied a little too much pressure and actually cut into it. I tried to remove the piece but ended up causing more damage. Within days, the cuticle seemed to have gotten stuck to the fingernail...eventually, the nail began growing funny...as if the finger nail was skin growing towards a scab...pulling in. ... (0 replies)
... a careless moment, I applied a little too much pressure and actually cut into it. I tried to remove the piece but ended up causing more damage. Within days, the cuticle seemed to have gotten stuck to the fingernail...eventually, the nail began growing funny...as if the finger nail was skin growing towards a scab...pulling in. ... (0 replies)
... I have a deep vertical ridge in my middle toenail. It is painless, but I don't know how I got it. An accompanying symptom is that the cuticle that is aligned with that ridge had a separated piece of skin, kind of like a tiny tiny tag. I pulled out the tag, which was embedded underneath the cuticle. ... (0 replies)
... and it was painful and oozed for about 5 days. I went to the doctor and he said if it didn't get better he would have to drill a hole in the nail so it could drain. ... (0 replies)
... Dana, The same exact thing happened to me... I saw that no one ever replied to you ... Did it ever grow back? I hope so! Thanks! (2 replies)


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