Do you have a nail fungus infection? Think that not paying attention to it will make it go away? Maybe it’s not so bad? If you have a nail fungus infection, you know by now that even though it may look like a harmless infection, it can affect more that just your nails. Nail fungus is a medical condition caused by a living, active fungus that grows, spreads and feeds on your skin and nails. Does that sound harmless?
Before you ignore your nail fungus infection, below we have listed some outcomes of what WILL happen if you don’t treat your nail fungus.
Know that a nail fungus infection won’t go away on its own. Also if you think that by removing the infected nail it will go away… your wrong. The nail will just grow back and become re-infected. An untreated infection is will get worse over time and just filing or trimming it down will not do the trick. Nail fungus isn’t just above or around Fungus clear reviews the nail, the problem lies beneath the nail also and only home remedies or medicine prescribed by your doctor can cure that.
If you don’t treat nail fungus you are also putting others at risk. Did you know that nail fungus is contagious? In public areas such as locker rooms, where almost everybody is barefoot, people whose bare feet come into contact with places your bare feet have been can also become infected.
Worst of all a nail fungus infection can lead to bacterial infections in other parts of the body. It is not just limited to your nails, remember this is an infection. Also, if you have diabetes or any other health condition you must seek treatment as soon as possible. Diabetics are three times more likely to suffer from a nail fungus infection and the consequences can be painful.
Hiding your yellowish nails with nail polish or under socks and shoes is not a solution. Nail polish makes the condition even worse and so does wearing shoes for a long period of time. Why? Because the warm and moist environment only help nail fungus grow. Plus with time the nail will only grow thicker and eventually it will be too painful to even where shoes.