Ingrown toenailOverview

overview

An ingrown toenail is where your nail grows into the skin of your toe, usually your big toe.

symptoms

Symptoms of an ingrown toenail include a painful and swollen toe. Your toenail may curve into the side of your toe.

treatments_overview

You can help an ingrown toenail with things like regular foot baths. Sometimes your nail may need to be cut or removed by a foot specialist.

Page last reviewed: 22/10/2018
Next review due: 22/10/2021