9 12 / 2020

Nail Polish and Toenail Fungus

By |2020-12-09T13:45:38-08:00December 9th, 2020|

Nail polish and nail extensions of all forms are common cosmetic practices to express yourself and keep your toes looking good. While home pedicures and trips to the nail salon can be fun, there are some things you should keep in mind to keep your toes safe when doing these modifications. Certain practices while painting [...]

8 12 / 2020

Fingernail Fungus: What You Need to Know

By |2020-12-08T15:53:43-08:00December 8th, 2020|

While toenail fungus is a common condition, finding it on your fingernails is definitely rarer. Toenail fungus spreads easily because of the moist dark environment in shoes, and because of public areas where it is commonplace to walk barefoot like locker rooms. Fingernail fungus is less common because the hand is usually dry and exposed [...]

7 12 / 2020

Stop Nail Fungus in Its Tracks

By |2020-12-07T13:52:41-08:00December 7th, 2020|

Once a fungus infects your toenail, it can become worse very quickly. Nail fungus thrives in the moist, dark environments that sweat, shoes, and socks create underneath your toenail. Because of this, fungal growth can happen before you know it. Fungus is a difficult condition to treat successfully, and as with most medical treatments, it [...]

4 12 / 2020

Hereditary Nail Fungus

By |2020-12-04T13:47:36-08:00December 4th, 2020|

When one person has nail fungus, it is common for members of their family to have it as well. Because of this, it is a common misconception that toenail fungus is hereditary. While family cases of toenail fungus are frequent, this is because of the nature of the fungal spores itself rather than indicative of [...]