... I usually wear overlays on my big toes because I have thin weak nails and they break and peel easy. I took my overlays off the other day to redo them and my nail was soft and peeling. It peeled over half way back with no pain. It is leaky a clear subtance from dead center of the nail. Being halfway down and in the middle. the nail is very soft all the way back and tender. I... (1 replies)
... the way up the toe it raised up. I hadn't thought much about it, but then the lady doing my pedicure noticed that the top part of the toenail was actually peeling away from the bottom half of the toenail. ... (1 replies)
... Do yourself a favor and buff down the thickness and the peeling ridge. ... (2 replies)
... I've been treating toenail fungus on my right big toe for about 6 months with Vicks Vapo Rub. ... (2 replies)
... I just read all your post. I have been suffering from toe nail fungus for a long long time. I remember I had very thick nails on the big toes of both of my foot and they had been in-grown since I was little. I never remember that I had thin normal nails for my big toes. It turned to yellowish color when I was in college ... And one little toe nail got the same problem ... Then... (42 replies)
... I don't think it is splitting and peeling ? ... (6 replies)
... Yellow discoloration, ridging, splitting and peeling are all classic for fungal infection. ... (6 replies)
... t sounds like you may have injured the nail plate itself and not the nail bed, so that is good. Tryusing a soft 240 grit white block buffer to remove the split, peeling layers. Do not overfile though! ... (2 replies)
... Also, there's a faded white mark behind where the peeling stops, and the part where the white nail is supposed to be is lower down than where the part of white nail is on the unpeeled part. ... (2 replies)
... this is so weird but for the last year i've had this problem with my toe nails and i'm not sure what is up! after they get so long the top layer of the toenail will peel off! ... (1 replies)
... You might try buffing the nail surface with a 240 grit white buffing block to remove the stain. If the nails are still discolored, it might be fungus - especially if the nail plate seems to be crumbling rather than peeling. (3 replies)
... ow. However, the color is still there. Also, there are these white spots on them and also on a couple of my others. The big toes' nails are also very brittle and peeling looking. ... (3 replies)
... I would lay off the pedicures for a while; you may have developed a yeast (candida) infection in your nails. Even if the technician sanitizes her implements, she may not have properly disinfected the foot spa between clients.
I woukld see your physician to rule out candida. (1 replies)
... My two middle toenails' top layers have turned white and peeled off with no pain. Now the toenail next to my little toe is turning white. So far, the nails on my hands are fine. What could be causing this to happen to my toenails? ... (1 replies)
... Don't do anymore clipping! Whenever there is peeling on the surface of the nail plate, it is best to buff it off with a 240 grit buffer. You can get one of these at your local beauty supply. ... (1 replies)
... If your feet smell and you have peeling skin along with the toenail problem, you could also have a yeast or fungal skin infection. I believe you should see a doctor or podiatrist regardless of the money. ... (6 replies)
... Hi Marti,
Thank u for helping this timid mouse. :)
One more question: how much will such a trip cost me? i'm not really in "earning power" level now.
I will go see the specialist & i know wat to tell him/her. afterall,i wan 2b free from skin/nail/foot problems, which come all together:
1) this dark-coloured toenail
2) feet tat smell for some reason, though it... (6 replies)
... There are other types of medication you can use - topical medications - that don't have the same side effects as oral medications, but they will take twice as long to kill the fungal spores.
If the nail plate is lifting from the nail bed and the lifted area has a yellowish discoloration, is getting thicker, adn there is evident debris between the nail plate and the nail... (3 replies)
... About 6 weeks ago I went with a friend to get my second pedicure ever in my life. We went to her salon that she goes to all the time for her nails, they were very clean, and she's picky about these sorts of things so I trusted them.
A couple days later, I noticed my 2nd toe hurt. It looked like I had an ingrown toenail (I've had this on my big toes before a couple times),... (0 replies)
... It could very well be a raised 'rail' from the nail bed that is cutting through the nail plate. This can be due to a dried out nail plate, fungal or yeast infection or many other things. I would check with your podiatrist. (1 replies)