Tag: ingrown toenail removal

  • Ingrown Toenails: A Painful Byproduct of Spring Beauty Treatments and Shoes

    As the weather warms up and open-toed shoes start to make their annual appearance, it’s common for incidents of ingrown toenails to go on the rise. The reason is most cases of ingrown toenails may be traced back to improper pedicures, ill-fitting shoes and toenail injuries. Understandably, all of those things have a tendency to […]

  • Ingrown Toenail Removal: A Problem Best Left to Podiatrists

    If you are in your 30s or 40s, there is a good chance that there was at least one person in your family that insisted on curing everything with hand-me-down home remedies. Maybe it was a grandmother, auntie, uncle or grandpa. Either way, you’ve probably figured out by now that some medical conditions are best […]

  • Ingrown Toenails Need Not Make You Groan

    Ingrown toenails curve and grow into the skin. This can create pain, redness and swelling in the toe. As long as no infection is apparent and you do not have a high risk medical condition (diabetes, nerve damage or poor circulation) ingrown toenails can initially be treated at home. Home Treatment Soak toe in room […]