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by Lika » Mon Feb 22, 2021 7:38 am

"Ingrown toenail" the ultimate problem How to treat symptoms And how to prevent


Together with the subject of ingrown toenail Believe that anyone who used to be would know well that both were hurt and tears almost slipped. And how much pain is suffering Even if there is also pus and it breaks up again, I would not have to tell you how much it will suffer. Today we try to get to know each other about this symptoms of ingrown toenails.

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What is an ingrown toenail?

Ingrown toenails, also known as ingrown toenails It is caused by the tip of our nails pecked into the corner of the nail. Causing the skin around that area to become inflamed until it becomes swollen and red And even if left for a long time without hurrying to treat it This will cause tissue to grow, making walking even more painful. If the sore is so much pus oozing out, it may cause some people to even have to remove their nails.

What causes an ingrown toenail?

1. Those who like to wear high heels Or the type of shoes that squeeze our feet too much Causing new nails to stab into the flesh
2. Those who like to cut their nails with too much skin. As a result, the new nails will be pressed deeper into the body to become more inflamed.
3. Caused by an accident such as walking, kicking a chair or hitting a table, causing the nail to tear and prick it into the corner
4. Fungus on the nails.
5. Getting too much vitamin A can also cause ingrown toenails.

Symptoms of an ingrown toenail

1. At first there is a slight redness and swelling and pain when touched.
2. When it starts to become more, it will feel pain or pain without having to touch anything.
3. Pus flows from the area of ​​the ingrown toenail, making it easy to get infected
4. Nails are thicker. Feeling in pain that you cannot wear shoes
5. And if very severe, may infect the bone within.

How to treat ingrown toenails by yourself

1. Soak your feet in warm water.
2. Keep your ingrown toenail clean.
3.Don't get your feet wet Always try to dry your feet.
4. Should wear shoes that fit our feet. Not too loose or too tight

Prevention of ingrown toenail

- Before every nail cut, soak your feet in water for a few minutes to soften the nails before making them easier to cut And should not be cut too close to the meat And may be used to remove sharp edges from nails as well, it would be good.
- Choose shoes that fit our feet. Not too tight or too loose
- Prevent fungus or germs under the nails by wiping your feet dry. Do not let it get wet
- Try not to let your feet hit the edge of the table or chair.
- If the ingrown toenail is very inflamed to the point of having pus oozing out Should immediately see a doctor for treatment.
- Should be vaccinated against tetanus. To prevent infection from ingrown toenail

Always take good care of your feet health. Be careful not to cause an ingrown toenail. Because in addition to causing pain and suffering And is a source of various pathogens and also makes nails beautiful It's all beautiful.
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