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Top 10 Search Results for "Gel nails"

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Nail Psoriasis And Artificial Nails

Nail Psoriasis And Artificial Nails

Ive had psoriasis , PA and nail psoriasis for more years than I like to think about ! Ive always wanted to get my nails done
and have artificial nails done at a salon , BUT all that Ive read says that you should not get Artificial nails that can make nails pull away from nail bed. I was wondering anyone get artificial nails ?? My toe nails are lost cause nothing can help them but sure would be nice to have some of those pretty nails !

A MyPsoriasisTeam Member said:

These are my nails now . They stay on for a good 10 days as long as you prep your nails right. Just dont use acetone to remove.

posted 7 months ago

Any Ladies Ever Get Fake Nails? Acrylic Or Gel.

Any Ladies Ever Get Fake Nails? Acrylic Or Gel.

I know we aren't supposed to get them with our nails, but just curious if there are any rebels out there that have success with nail tips?

A MyPsoriasisTeam Member said:

Hi i just get a good file kit

posted almost 3 years ago

Psoriatic Nails And Nail Salons

Psoriatic Nails And Nail Salons

Does anyone have bad psoriatic nails and go to a nail salon? If so, how did you find one that wouldn't freak out when they looked at the nails? Any recommendations for any in Southern Maine?

A MyPsoriasisTeam Member said:

I find it very painful getting a pedi. Not doing it again, my nails are too painful.

posted 11 days ago

Nail Removal

Nail Removal

Has anyone had to have tow nails or finger nails removed due to psoriasis?

A MyPsoriasisTeam Member said:

Ohhh! So sorry. Sending Prayers for healing.

posted about 1 year ago

Psoriatic Nail Pitting And Statins

Psoriatic Nail Pitting And Statins

Subsequent to an MI last year, and now on several heart medications for life; my nails (always slightly weak, inherited, but also diagnosed as with psoriatic nail pitting, have become much, worse, neither issue being helpful to a mechanical engineer, or a guitarist!

The splits occur at 90 to the nail's leading edge, along the pronounced, and pitted, ridge lines. Often painfully reaching the nail bed and beyond, unless I am able to clip the edge short enough to stop further… read more

A MyPsoriasisTeam Member said:

You can do the drop of glue yourself. Just a tiny drop stops the splitting.

I do wish you well. :-)

posted almost 2 years ago

How To Treat Nail Psoriasis?

How To Treat Nail Psoriasis?

Hi,

I recently discovered that what I originally thought was a fun gals nail infection in two fingers is in fact psoriasis. It's is disgusting looking and pretty painful.

Any ideas on how to treat it? I have been cutting the nails down and applying Dovonex ointment but no improvement...

Blayne

A MyPsoriasisTeam Member said:

how do you with false one,used have them but had bad flare up awhile back and took them off buit looking at getting again.

posted over 1 year ago

Is There A Difference Between Toenail Psoriasis And Fingernail Psoriasis?

Is There A Difference Between Toenail Psoriasis And Fingernail Psoriasis?

I have had toenail psoriasis in the past which caused my nails to fall off or crumble away. My fingernails have ridges in them and I am seeing white hard crumbly skin appearing along the edges of my fingernails. It is quite painful to try to remove it. Is this another form of nail psoriasis?

A MyPsoriasisTeam Member said:

Yes , I still use it today everyday, under and on my toenails(especially after a bath or getting your feet wet). It seems to keep the nail Psoriasis… read more

posted 17 days ago

Toes And Nails

Toes And Nails

I have had psoriasis under my toe nails and finer nails for such a long time I can’t remember. I have had psoriasis for 46 years but doctors here will not say I have psoriatic arthritis. I do occasionally get red eye. It was sever over 5 years ago but know it’s not as severe.

Nail Psoriasis

Nail Psoriasis

I have recently been diagnosed with nail psoriasis I'm currently using enstilar and dermovate it was going sp well , but now its starting to creep back , the doc says next time I see them , they are going to recommend injections as most avenues have been covered , is there anything else I could do to help with my nails , I am also taking Star flower oil capsules and vitamin d3 as I've been told it is good for your skin , any advice would be much appreciated

Nails

Nails

I have had plaque psoriasis for years. Now it looks like I am getting some under my nails. Any tips or what other people use to help it?

A MyPsoriasisTeam Member said:

What has helped me with the nail pitting and discoloration is an anti fungal nail "polish" for lack of better words. Most pharmacies carry it. Been… read more

posted 5 months ago