Smart Health Talk Pick: Nails give clues to serious disease. Don't ignore sign!. Disease could kill if untreated. Nail fungal infections can happen to anyone. Hard to make go away. Meds cost in thousands. Suggest taking anti fungal Terramin tablets/powder (Amazon) Works to heal inside. Also use combo of mineral powder/tea tree oil. Put oil on nails, then powder. Put on sock. Leave on for hours if possible. Keep repeating. Terramin high in silica. Foundation for hair, skin, nails so all…
Detecting Nutritional Deficiencies : Found this helpful infographic on Pinterest featuring signs or conditions we should be on the look out for around the eyes, nails, tongue, lips, hands, and skin that may indicate some sort of nutritional deficiency. I can only assume this chart was inspired by Ayurveda or Traditional Chinese Medicine, as these ancient […]
Nail Diseases and Disorders Onychorrhexis are brittle nails which often split vertically, peel and/or have vertical ridges. This irregularity can be the result of heredity, the use of strong solvents in the workplace or the home, including household cleaning solutions. Although oil or paraffin treatments will re-hydrate the nail plate, one may wish to confer with a physician to rule out disease.
Nail Diseases and Disorders MMA Damaged Nails: D. Tuggle, owner of The Nail Academy, Jamaica, Queens, N.Y., submitted this picture of nails damaged by MMA to the BeautyTech Web Site and allowed it to be added to this page. MMA (methyl methacrylate) is a liquid monomer used for acrylic nails by some unscrupulous salons even though it is considered by and prohibited by the FDA to be a poisonous and deleterious substance.