Ingrowns are nail abnormalities we strongly hate to see or even feel. It's very annoying to spot some occurrences in your nails. They come and go, and will haunt you at the lowest point of your lives. Your happiness and excitement can be killed when you happen to discover that you have it. Of course, everybody dislikes its presence. What should we do then?
Before having such abnormalities, it's better for you to take note of these steps to get rid of that ingrown. It's fast and easy, don't worry.
Have your pen and paper prepared, and write these steps.
"Ewww", and "Awww!" Don't worry, we'll get through this. Just follow these steps:
Epsom salt or magnesium sulfate is a mineral compound that helps a lot in curing medical ailments, including ingrown. Soak some crystals in hot water, so your solution would be better than just plain water.
30 minutes is the magic number here. Soaking such will soften your skin, thus makes it more 'cooperative' and soft, especially when some tissues around the ingrown are needed to be cut.
This is a war, so you need some armors. What do you need? Tweezers, cotton balls, clippers, and the likes!
Be careful, so you won't complain about much pain. Have some time to clean all lengthy nails properly to avoid future ingrown.
Have a quick nail clean before applying an antibiotic cream.
As the area of ingrown is now exposed, you must have to apply these to avoid threats of infection.
...on the ingrown area. But do not forget to put some antibiotic cream in it.
This is crucial. The cloth must also be cleaned. Or else, all your prior steps will be useless.