94 days ago,
irregular, curved toenails. footwear that places a lot of pressure on the big toes, such as socks and stockings that are too tight or shoes that are too tight, narrow, or flat for your feet. toenail injury, including stubbing your toe, dropping something heavy on your foot, or kicking a ball repeatedly. poor posture.
How can ingrowing toenails be prevented?
Cut your nails straight across; do not cut them too short or too low at the sides. ...
Keep your feet clean and dry. ...
Avoid tight shoes and use cotton socks rather than synthetic.
If you have diabetes, you should take extra care when cutting your nails: