Do you know what ingrown toenails are?
This is an enduring disease which is shown by growth of one of the two sides of the nails under your skin. In fact, there are a lot of reasons for advancement of ingrown toenails.
There are a lot of surgeries and conventional ways to remove the problem. Additionally, if you want not to over go to this unpleasant and pretty expensive treatment in a hospital, the solution of your problem can be right at your home.
However, this is manageable when you are at an early phrase and there aren’t any signs of complications.
How can you remove the ingrown toenail without surgeries?
First of all, soften the nails and the skin with hot bath. Put three tablespoons of the incredible baking soda inside of 5 l of water (actually you can add some salt, too). The water temperature should’t be more than 37 C.
After you prepare the bath, put the nail inside it. What is more, you can utilize a sticking plaster in order to put it on the area where there is an ingrown toenail. This act will ease this process and it will be easier to access the toenail.
Put a small cotton piece between the skin and your nail and you should use tweezers in order to raise the nail at the end.
Use iodine (antibacterial cream) on the cotton piece before you put it on the area that is affected.
You should wait at least 24 hours and after that you need to put a new cotton piece and new wrapper. Do this act for fifteen days. The nail will go back to the normal condition after these days.
If you find it difficult to put cotton on this place, you should use a mix based on honey and garlic (one tablespoon of honey (raw) and a ground garlic clove) or Aloe Vera on the area that is affected. The cream has mighty antiseptic features.
It is really important to know that the crucial parts of the method are the change of the cotton every 24 hours and to soften the skin.
In future, you need to do the pedicures regularity. If you notice an infection onto the pus and the nail, see a doctor as soon as possible.