Nail Clinic

5 Common Toe Problems and Their Causes 5 Common Toe Problems and Their Causes Those little piggies may not be very big, but they still can create an enormous amount of pain. Unfortunately, people tend to ignore their toes—they’re small, and... more »
Nail Clinic: Onycholysis: What It Looks Like, Causes, and Treatment Nail Clinic: Onycholysis: What It Looks Like, Causes, and Treatment Onycholysis refers to the lifting of the nail plate either up from the underlying nail bed or in from the sides. Since it's a pretty common occurrence, it's a good... more »
Thick Toenails: Causes and Treatment Thick Toenails: Causes and Treatment Most nail techs have seen them—thick toenails that resist easy clipping and may show signs of yellowing, the presence of fungus or other nail-related concerns. By... more »
Heel Fissures: Treatment, Causes, Prevention Heel Fissures: Treatment, Causes, Prevention A number of my pedicure clients have thick calluses and cracked skin on their heels. How should I treat this problem?—TrishAlong with chilly winds, winter usually... more »
What Discoloration of the Nail Means What Discoloration of the Nail Means If eyes are the windows to the soul, the nails are the windows to a person’s health. Some doctors can tell exactly how their patients are doing just by taking a... more »
What Nails Discolored at the Moons Mean What Nails Discolored at the Moons Mean Just as the moon seems to change shape in the night sky, so do the half-moons of your clients’ fingernails. Like nails, the moons, or lunulae, can be affected by... more »