23 08 / 2019

Footwear and Toenail Fungus

By |2019-08-23T11:53:49-07:00August 23rd, 2019|

Footwear is a very important factor in not only our feet’s health but our body’s health as well. What shoes you wear can cause problems from the bones in your feet to the bones of your spine! Consequences of ill-fitting shoe wear can result in severe complications. This is because shoes are essential to providing [...]

8 07 / 2019

Who Gets Toenail Fungus?

By |2019-07-09T09:10:24-07:00July 8th, 2019|

Between men and women, men turn out to be more likely to contract a toenail fungus than women. The older you are, the higher your chances are.  Diabetics, people with athlete’s foot, people who are immunocompromised, smokers, swimmers, and surfers are also put at more risk for developing onychomycosis. Since the fungus is very contagious,  [...]

4 12 / 2018

Taking a Pedicure Break

By |2018-12-04T13:49:42-07:00December 4th, 2018|

When pedicure is left on your toenails for a long time, you may develop white spotting on your nails. It is called a keratin granulation - It appears when the upper layer of the toenail (made of keratin) is removed along with the pedicure when you take it off. When you get a keratin granulation, [...]