If you enjoy having pedicures, you might be displeased to learn that your toenail discoloration has actually been caused by nail polish. On the other hand, even people that go to the nail salon weekly do not have discolored nails. The only other plausible reason behind your strangely colored toenails is white toenail fungus.
Health Articles About Nail Problems
Surprisingly there is more than one type of toenail fungus, with white toenail fungus being the most commonly occurring. All forms of nail fungi can grow on all different types of people, no matter how hygienic you are. However, white toenail fungus tends to develop more in persons that use public pools
Using a nail fungus home remedy is safe and will not cause liver damage, which most if not all nail fungus prescriptions do. More and more people are choosing to use more holistic practices opposed to prescribed medications when dealing with a fungal nail infection. Start with wearing loose fitting shoes that breathe or sandals [...]
The first thing that you need to know about ingrown toenail home remedies is that they will not work well for everyone. With that said, you have a fairly good chance at curing both an ingrown fingernail as well as a toenail by following this easy to implement tricks. If an anti-bacterial cream such as [...]
After first trying any number of home remedies, antifungal nail polish is often the next treatment choice for people who are suffering from this condition. When a mold or fungus gets into the nail bed, you develop toenail or fingernail fungus. This is a very frustrating condition. A fungal nail infection causes the nail to [...]
About 40 million Americans are searching for that elusive nail fungus cure. You can easily catch nail fungus from others by sharing nail clippers or scissors. You can also catch it by walking barefoot in moist public places like locker rooms, public showers and pool or beach decks. The culprit may be yeast or a [...]
Fingernail fungus can cause nails to thicken, turn yellow, and even pull away from the skin. Different fungi that can cause fingernail fungus include molds and yeasts. The fungus may attack the nail bed or the nail itself. If you develop fingernail fungus, you need to know that it will not go away on its [...]
If your toenail grows into your skin instead of growing over the top of it, you might need ingrown toenail surgery. An infected ingrown toenail is red, painful, swollen and may even have pus draining from it. Ingrown toenails are more common in people who have thick, curved nails and in older adults.