How should fingernail atrophy be treated?

- Oct 24, 2019-

What is nail atrophy? Nail atrophy is caused by frequent exposure to chemicals that damage the core and cause the nail to lose its luster. Others are caused by chronic nail biting.

When fingernail atrophy is not serious, we can make crystal nail and phototherapy nail directly, but should note the method that points to support board on card.

Residual nail repair can be used when nails shrink so that the outer leakage of the finger core. The leading edge of nails can be made first, and then the crystal nail can be made.

If nail atrophy is severe (the atrophy part is more than 1/3 of the upper part of nail cap) and is accompanied by inflammation, the client should be advised to go to the hospital for treatment.