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Why do my fingernails hurt after polish remover?

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Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
Dermatology
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In brief: Nail doesn't hurt

Nail doesn't hurt.
It has no nerve. It's the skin around nails hurt. So-called periungual dermatitis caused by nail polish remover-chemical would be irritating, itching and sometimes, painful.

In brief: Nail doesn't hurt

Nail doesn't hurt.
It has no nerve. It's the skin around nails hurt. So-called periungual dermatitis caused by nail polish remover-chemical would be irritating, itching and sometimes, painful.
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