A 46-year-old member asked:
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what is the purpose of pushing the cuticles?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Aesthetics: It is done for the look created.
Answered on Oct 31, 2015

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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
Quite a while: It is part of your skin, and will grow no matter how long or hard you push it back.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Cuticles: will grow back. Clipping or cutting cuticles may increase chances of getting an infection.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Uncertain: Don't know the cause of your cuticle problem. The best course of action may be dermatological evaluation.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Sinha
52 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Habbit: Nervous habbit and should be broken as it hurts and can get infected put a bandaid.

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