Category Archives: Toenail Care

Children’s Soccer Linked To Ingrown Toenails

Foot and ankle surgeon Atta J. Asef, DPM, FACFAS, says He treats many soccer-playing children for ingrown toenails. He blames improper toenail trimming, snug soccer cleats and repetitive kicking for creating this painful problem. “Many kids wear hand-me-down cleats that … Continue reading

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Pedicure No No’s

Resist the urge to shave your legs before receiving a pedicure. Freshly shaven legs or small cuts on your legs may allow bacteria to enter. If you are receiving a pedicure and manicure, don’t use the same tools for both … Continue reading

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