Nail Clinic

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 »
Nail Clinic: Moles and Melanoma Nail Clinic: Moles and Melanoma We answer your most common mole-related questions so you can make safe choices when you spot a suspicious-looking mole at your station or on your own body.Q: How... more »