What To Do If Toenail Is Falling Off!

What To Do If Toenail Is Falling Off – There are three common causes for your toenail coming off, this is what to do to get your toenail back healthy!

 

 

 

What To Do If Toenail Is Falling Off!

 

 Step 1) Find the Cause!

  • There are three common causes of why your toenail may be falling off. Each have there own treatment protocols and guidelines.
  • This is the most important step! Don’t waste your time treating a condition you don’t have.

 

These are the three most common causes:

 

 

A) Traumatic Injury:

What To Do If Toenail Is Falling Off

Presentation:

  • Usually you will know if this is you!
  • You will have dropped something heavy on your big toe or little toes.
  • You will have stubbed your toe really hard.
  • There is probably blood and a large amount of pain.
  • Extreme Pain.
  • Bleeding from the toenail.
  • Black or red toenail.

Step 2) Home Treatment!

 

 

B) Heavy Exercise Leading To Friction:

What To Do If Toenail Is Falling Off

Presentation:

  • This is more tricky.
  • This can present without pain and appear out of nowhere.
  • It usually happens in people who have been exercising heavily.
  • This is likely you if you just started wearing new shoes, exercising or jogging recently.
  • Tight shoes are usually the cause.
  • Light rubbing of the toenails (especially the big toenail) against the top of the shoe.
  • It does not always have to feel tight or even have to cause pain.
  • Mild to no pain in the toenail.
  • Bleeding from the toenail.
  • Black or red toenail.

Step 2) Home Treatment!

 

 

C) Toenail Fungus:

What To Do If Toenail Is Falling Off

Presentation:

  • This is usually in people who do not exercise heavily.
  • Usually not you if you have experienced toenail trauma recently.
  • Usually people with poor blood flow or diabetes.
  • Smokers are common.
  • Yellow or green toenails.
  • Crumbly toenails.
  • Thick and dry toenails.
  • Debris under the toenails that comes loose.
  • Very thick toenails.

Step 2) Complete Fungus Home Treatment!

 

 

 

What To Do If Toenail Is Falling Off and it is not the above problems:

See if any of these other problems apply to your situation!

  1. Toenail Fungus

  2. Very Long Toenails

  3. Ingrown Toenail

  4. Toenail Falling Off

  5. Black Streaks Under The Nails

  6. White Patches On Toenails

  7. Black Spot Under The Toenail

  8. Red Spot Under The Toenail

  9. Toenail Coming Off The Nail Bed

  10. Toenail Psoriasis