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10 Home Remedies for Ingrown Toenails


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Buy New Shoes
Shoes with a roomier toe and low heels can help relieve pressure on your toes.
Shoes with a roomier toe and low heels can help relieve pressure on your toes.
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An ingrown toenail may be nature's way of telling you to go shopping for new shoes that don't pinch your toes. If you're a woman, avoid high heels; try a lower heel (about one inch high) to relieve the pressure on your toes. Men and women alike should shop for shoes with a roomier toe.