I Can't Get Rid Of My Ingrown Toenail

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    okay....I'm considering getting my toenail

    permanently removed. has anybody else done this, and if so, how bad did it hurt? it hurts quite a bit to remove it every few months, but if it hurts worse to get the treatment, I won't bother.
    drummergrl06 drummergrl06
    26-30, F
    Feb 14

    Owweeeee!

    It's a gross subject, but i'm so frustrated.  I've been plagued with an ingrown toenail on my right big toe.  I'm sure it came from a pedicure i got back in August.....yes i said August!...and still i can't get rid of it., or fix it, or whatever.Yes , i know all the...
    prettyinpink prettyinpink
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Jan 27, 2010

    As it is the most common to get on the big toe,

    I had an ingrown toenail removed when I think I was 16. I know having an ingrown toenail is fairly common, but I find it pretty embarassing. I feel gross. I cut my toenails pretty often and I've heard that's how it can develops into that. In my opinion, it was kinda disturbing...
    TheEnduringSunrise TheEnduringSunrise
    18-21, F
    Jan 9
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