... Since I was told that the matrix is under the cuticle and that's where my nail is coming off, is it possible that it won't grow back? ... (1 replies)
... What is the area of separation, and how do you clean it? Is this on the top of the nail or sides as well? I have cut my nails short, so there is very little area of separation (if any). Also, if you clean it out do you risk damaging the nail bed from the scraping?
I have noticed that the Reclear AF has changed the debris to a white color, whereas the vinegar made it... (42 replies)
... your nail so it won't grow back. Epsom salts may help in the short run, but you are just delaying the inevitable. ... (5 replies)
... after a big frustration with my ingrown big toe nails, my right big toenail died after the 2nd surgery killed it. my new dr says that the dead nail has to be removed and a new one won't grow back. ... (1 replies)
... causing them to bleed. This was VERY painful. I cut my nails as far back as I could and allowed them to heal to the point that I could play again. As I said it's been about a year and my left toenail has grown back out just fine. ... (1 replies)
... gap. As the nail grows, it becomes weak because, of course, there is nothing for it to adhere to. I have cut it down three times, and three times when it grows back it does not adhere to the nail bed. This time I have cut it down as far as possible which is very close to the cuticle. ... (1 replies)
... t just soak it and file it every 2 months. it will cause an infection, and the infection can spread and even get into your blood stream. i dealt with an ingrown toenail for a long time. it was painful and i was too self conscious to wear sandals or anything like that. ... (10 replies)
... entire new nail grows out. It can take a year. In my case, it won't take that long becuase I had the nail fungus for years and it destroyed the nail plate. My toenail will never grow back. I have about half of the old infected toenail to go. ... (23 replies)
... Vicks Vapor Rub will work on most nail infections because of the THYMOL it contains. It doesn't work as efficiently for a true fungus as it does for bacterial or yeast infection of the nail plate. Thymol will work more efficiently if it is in more concentrated forms. You can purchase Amoresse Thymol over the internet - just type those words into your web browser.
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... r nail fungus. I saw a doctor awhile ago, not a podiatrist but my regular doctor, and asked what was wrong with my toenail. It looked like at some point I hit my toenail on something, but don't remember ever hurting it, and my nail was thicker and a little yellow in areas. ... (25 replies)