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Nail Bed Scarring
Got my nails done yesterday and the machine used slightly cut into nail bed. Should I be conceded for diseases?
My nails seem to be seperating from the nail bed, first one and now two others are starting, what is it? Fungus?
It MAY be...: The fda has recently come out with a blanket statement that toenail fungus can not be cured. It is "managed" by a number of modalities, but it can always come back in the future. Oral antifungal medicines (lamisil), topical medications (formula 3), laser therapy, surgical removal, homeopathic applications (tea tree oil). Talk to a podiatrist for what will be best and most effective for you. ...Read more
I cut my nail bed 2 weeks ago. Doesn't hurt and isn't swollen but cut remains. How long will it take nail bed to fully heal?
Nailbed: It takes 3-4 months for a finger nail to grow completely out. Up to a year for a toenail. ...Read more
Why do the tips of my nails fall off? I do not bit nor chew them but if they grow longer than my nail bed they fall/peel off. Or a layer will come off
Nail splitting: Nail splitting (brittle nail syndrome, onychoschizia) has many possible causes. It may be due to frequent wetting and drying of the hands, use of nail cosmetics and filing (hardeners, polish, polish removers/solvents), nail procedures, occupational exposure to chemicals, injury, other medical problems, medical problems, malnutrition certain skin diseases and medications. ...Read more
After biting my nails, the nail bed is v small. If i grow out the white part wil it start to attach making the pink bit biger & how long til it starts?
Can't see how: Any why would you want that in the first place? ...Read more