How to care for a cleanly ripped off big toenail?

Answer after removing the dressing, clean it with soap and water and,yes, take ALL of the antibiotics. redress it with gauze -not non-stick as it cannot "breathe". just regular gauze and wrap with "Kling"... Read More »

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Will soaking your ripped off toenail in salt water help?

Yes, that will help prevent any infection. Then, put some antibiotic cream on the wound...where the toenail used to be. Then, if you want, put a band-aid on the area to keep it clean. Don't worry, ... Read More »

How do you take care of an ingrown toenail?

Ingrown toenails are very bad and once infected they could cause gangreen, especially in diabetics.In the early stages of an ingrown toenail, soak your foot in warm water containing antibacterial s... Read More »

How to Take Care of a Chipped Toenail?

There is nothing more annoying than chipping or smudging your polish after a pricey pedicure. Without the benefit of the nail salon's nearly equally pricey professional polish in your bathroom cupb... Read More »

Care after ingrown toenail removal?

Doctor might have cleaned your wound before applying the bandage. Do not do anything on it.