Ingrown Toenail Home Treatment

Ingrown Toenail Home Treatment With every step the pressure from shoes reminds us of the pain of an ingrown toenail. Most of us have experienced an ingrown toenail and will likely experience them again. Though they are annoying and painful, thankfully they can typically be treated at home by following some simple steps. 1. Clean […]

Biotin for Nail Growth

Biotin is a water-soluble vitamin found in small amounts in numerous foods. It is also known as vitamin H or vitamin B7. Biotin helps to metabolize food (fats, carbohydrates etc…) to glucose. According to University of Maryland Medical Center, bacteria in intestine produce biotin. So, there are very rare cases of biotin deficiency. There are no […]

Toenail Fungus Grabs Limelight From Celebrities

Feeling shy to go out bare foot? Like many, you may feel extremely uncomfortable to go beach and walk bare foot like your friends. Athlete’s foot and toenail fungus are spoil sports. Wait! Ask yourself. Are you only the one who got toenail fungus? 1 in 10 people are affected by Athlete’s foot (source) and […]

False Nail Glue Rotted Teenager’s Index Finger

A teenage girl bought nail glue from a local store. Like a normal teenage girl these days she want to use this glue to attach fake nails, so that it might add beauty. After few days she found that glue is not normal, and ran to get antibiotics at this point she removed attached nails. […]

10 Tips to Prevent and Repair Dry, Damaged and Brittle Nails

Much time is spent in trimming, buffing and shaping nails. But we think very less about its health. Taking care of nails never mean trimming and apply nail polish to make it attractive. You must checkout that your nails are strong and don’t brittle and cuticles don’t dry. Dark lines on fingernails are a signal […]

How to Use a Cuticle Pusher?

Cuticle is thin and sensitive skin which covers the part where nail plate meets your body. They protect your nail bed from bacterial and fungal infection. But at times they dry up leaving your fingers look bad. And most often we cut or bite them to get rid of that ugly look; which is not […]

What Is Athlete’s Foot and What Causes Athlete’s Foot?

Athlete’s foot is a common condition of fungal infected foot. Apart from, fungus there are other causes of athlete’s foot but a group of fungi called dermatophytes are main cause of this infection. Dark, warm and moist environment plays favorable condition for dermatophytes to grow and multiply. Athlete’s foot is in no way connected to […]

8 Home Remedies for Athlete’s Foot

First of all athlete’s foot is in no way related to athletes. In 1930s it was misnamed by an adverting man. In most cases athlete’s foot is caused by a fungal infection. Men are mostly affected by this infection when compared to women, and the reason is men wear tight shoes. Fungus loves moisture and […]

Why Are My Fingernails Blue? – Cyanosis

Nails tell about your health, a single dark line, a brittle nail or a discolored nail, they show that you’ve some serious health problem. Likewise, fingernails turning blue indicate that you’ve some health problem. Pinkish nails are a sign of healthy nails, because they reflect reddish color of blood. If you’ve pale or blue colored […]

Real (Natural) of Fake (Acrylic) Nails?

Fake or artificial nails are attached to natural nails with glue. These nails (fake) are used to add beauty to existing nails; this is also used to hide short nails with long acrylic nails. Whatever may be the reason fake nails make your nails glamorous instantly. Just because you want to be glamorous, don’t be […]