The toenail grows in the sides of the nail, under the skin. It happens in the area of the soft sides of the thumb. This disease is caused by many reasons, but there is no place for panic because there are many ways to get rid of it. One of them is a surgery, but you can do that the conventional way.
This means that most of the people that have this problem can solve it in their own homes, but have in mind that you can do this only in the early stage, when there is no possibility for complications.
When your nails grow in a proper way then they do not affect the skin and you can read and use this simple home remedy to achieve that.
The first thing you need to do is soften the nails and the area around them. You can do that with a simple hot bath. In approximately 5 liters of water add 3 tbsp. of baking soda. The temperature of the water needs to be around 37C and after your soaking is finished you can simply remove the nail.
You can help yourself by using a sticking plaster, which will help you to remove the toenail more easily.
Take a little bit of cotton, which have previously been treated with antibacterial cream, and put it in between the nail and the skin. Take tweezers and raise the nail at its end.
Let the cotton and wrapper to sit on your nails for 24 hours and then change them. This procedure should last 15 days and afterwards the nail should be normal again.
If you cannot use cotton on this area, then use a combination of garlic and honey (1tbsp. of honey to 1 clove of grated garlic) or Aloe Vera.
You need to know that the most important way for this procedure to be successful is to soften the nail and the skin and to change the cotton regularly. Do not forget to go on pedicures to prevent toenail from happening again. In case of an infection please contact your doctor ASAP.