18 10 / 2019

Nail Psoriasis vs Fungus

By |2019-10-18T14:56:29-07:00October 18th, 2019|

If your nails are discolored, deformed, thickened, brittle, or separating from the nail bed, you may have a nail fungus infection (Onychomycosis) or Psoriasis under your nail. Psoriasis is an autoimmune disease that results in scaly red patches on the skin. This condition causes the body to overproduce skin cells. In most cases, symptoms can [...]

16 10 / 2019

This is Why Your Nail is Falling Off

By |2019-10-16T11:29:26-07:00October 16th, 2019|

A nail can fall off or become detached from the nail bed due to an injury, psoriasis, or fungal infection. Some other causes can be chemicals, certain medications, or serious illnesses. Once the nail is detached or have fallen off, it can not reattach itself. You will have to wait for the new nail to [...]

11 10 / 2019

Types of Fungal Nail Infection

By |2019-10-11T11:35:48-07:00October 11th, 2019|

Nail fungus, also known as Onychomycosis, is usually caused by dermatophytes. It is a type of fungus that causes athlete’s foot, jock itch, and ringworm. When the nail is infected, it can be deformed and discolored. Nail fungus is a general term for this infection but they can all look different. There are different degrees [...]

8 10 / 2019

What to do after laser treatment for toenail fungus

By |2019-10-08T12:11:51-07:00October 8th, 2019|

Laser Treatment for Toenail Fungus with the PinPointe Foot Laser is one of the most effective ways to cure toenail fungus. It has a success rate of 85%. Unlike other lasers that require 4 or more treatments, the PinPointe laser typically requires 1 treatment. What the laser does is kill the fungus that is present [...]