How can fungal nail start??

Fungal nail, also known as onychomycosis is a lot more popular than you think and sweaty feet isn’t the only cause of this unsightly infection.


You may be shocked to know that you can get the infection from something as simple as breaking your nail. As the nail bed becomes exposed, the new nail can develop the infection. It’s also good to note that the infection is highly infectious so contact among your nails must be avoided, which makes the infection even harder to live with as you can’t paint over the nails to cover it up as you’ll just be spreading the infection from nail to nail.


Have we got any top tips?? If you want to paint your nails, buy 20 bottles of the same colour or get that infection cleared up.


  1. […] Dermatophytes, Candida (yeast) and non-dermatophyte moulds are the fungal organisms that cause onychomycosis. Patients typically get the disease in warm, damp and moist places like the gym shower and swimming pools. Borrowing shoes or socks from a person with nail fungus may also cause the disease. […]

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