In reality," Fungal nails " are often not caused by fungus, at all. There are many other reasons why your nails may look different.
Lines and ridges of the nail can be caused by nail biting
Senile nails, Whitish or Yellowish nails due to Onycholysis
, Red and Black nails due to Hematoma, Green nails caused by Pseudomonas
bacteria, Pitted nails associated with Psoriasis, Swelling and Redness of skin around the nail is called Paronychia
, Chronic nail trauma are some other conditions you may have instead of fungal nails.
Treatment for a nail fungus
may include anti fungal creams or oral medications.
Rarely surgery may be required for removal of the infected nail.
Herbal remedies can be a gentle alternative to effectively treat nail fungal infection
Lemon grass oil is helpful.
Take turmeric powder and neem leaf powder . Make a paste and apply on the infected nail daily twice.