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How To Get Rid Of Ingrown Toenail Pain
The Proper Cutting Tool
Press Down Slicing Gently From Right To Left Through The Nail
Breath A Sigh Of Relief
The ingrown toenail can be a hassling pain on any toe especially the big ones. The nail grows deep into the corner of the toe and becomes a major nuisance. If this happens then I suggest the “do it yourself” attitude. You would want to do it yourself because, only you will feel how deep to cut into the nail before cutting too deep. Even if someone volunteers to do it for you, they can’t feel the pain for you. So, with a very sharp razor, it is best to use the utility razor-tool to cut or splice the nail out of the corner if the ingrown nail is on either the big left or big right toe. I don’t recommend taking pain or any medication to relieve pain for an ingrown toenail and the longer that the nail is left uncut the worse the pain will get because the nail will grow longer and therefore, deeper into the corner of the skin. There’s no need to prolong it once the pain is first felt. The ingrown toenails of the big toes receive the most pain of all the toes because they are more difficult to cut into. I find it easier to cut when the skin and the nail is crusty, ashy, dry. It makes the cutting more brisk and precise to just get it over with.
Pressing The Razor Down Gently Splicing The Nail
If the big toe is on the left foot, take the left hand and hold the toe if the nail is on the left side of the toe. On a slant, gently cut pressing down and through the nail from right to left toward the point of the end of the ingrown nail and as necessary placing the razor edge over enough to slide it backward to plot the nail. Instant relief will begin afterwards. Even when the nails are so called, properly cut and filed, the ingrowing of the nails cannot be avoided unless cut off before they grow in too far.You will not need to be concerned about the ingrown nail probably for two or three months until the nail grows back into the skin again, then the cutting process can be repeated again. You may choose to go to a doctor or other professional if you can’t find the nerve to do it yourself but remember, it is less of a pain risk if you do it yourself.
A Method That Works
I've been using this method ever since it first happened years ago except in within the last year I started using the utliity razor tool. It's best to use a new hard and sharp razor for every separate time. The razors along with utility tool can be purchased at any hardware store. The thin razors .may not do the job properly.
Cleaning It Up
After the ingrown toenail has been removed scrape out the excess chips of the nail until the corner is clear and smoothed out. Now that the ingrown particles are removed the the foot is ready for your very own semi professional pedicure. After that the entire foot can be oiled or lotion may be applied for more relief and comfort. Don't ignore the pain when it comes. Guys, you can do it!
DIY Mani and Pedi-Kit
With Patience It Can Be Done Correctly
it takes great patience to position yourself with good vision to cut into the corner where the nail protrudes into the skin and cutting it off the first time. If you cut and leave some of the nail in the corner then you'll need to wait another two weeks or so, until the nail grows back in order to cut it again. In the meantime, the nail may become more ingrown to the corner of the skin and will need to pry it out even more as well.
No Longer Ingrown Nails
So far, after seven months or so I do not have anymore ingrown nails. Perhaps, after three or four times of cutting out the rood of the ingrown nail from each big toe, they have not grown any more. That was a miracle that I had never expected.When I used to use the blade to cut the root, clean out the area very well and greased my toes often then it seems that the root quit growing the nail into the side of my toe skin. I am so elated now a days. What a way to be led by The Holy Spirit to cut out the ingrown nail part every time it grew in. Hallelujah!