Ingrown or Thick Nails
Ingrown nails occur when the edge of the nail puts pressure on the skin causing discomfort. This may be due to constrictive footwear, excessive sweating, injury or hereditary factors.This is usually painful but easily fixable. If the skin breaks the toe may become inflamed and infected.
Nail Fungus Treatment
Fungal nail infections (Onychomycosis) can lead to tough and thick toenails. Fungal nail is contagious and can be picked up from the garden, trying on shoes in the shop and public pools or showers, amongst others places.