Burrs. Treatment and prevention of their appearance.
We always try to pay our appearancemaximum attention. Care for nails and hands is a very important part of the image of every modern person. Beautiful and well-groomed nails are always the pride of their owner. But the situation may be overshadowed by the burrs around them.
Treatment should be done at the first hint oftheir appearance, since besides the spoiled appearance of the nail, this can lead to more serious problems. Abscesses, inflammation and pain, and in serious situations - even the need for surgeon intervention. Therefore, if there were burrs, treatment should not be put off in a long box, but started immediately. In addition, there are many ways with which you can easily get rid of them.
But to begin with it is necessary to understand, why theyappeared on your hands. Sometimes their occurrence is preceded by the development in the body of certain diseases, for example, problems with the stomach or intestines. Perhaps, this is a shortage of vitamins E and A. Their occurrence is also facilitated by frequent overheating or hypothermia of the skin of hands, working with tissue or paper, long contact of the skin with water or earth, aggressive influence of some detergents. Incorrect or poor care of hands, as well as unhealthy manner of biting nails, is guaranteed to lead to the fact that the nails will burr.
Treatment will be more effective if you find outthe exact reasons for their occurrence and to develop the correct scheme of elimination. First, pull yourself together, and if there is a bad habit, get rid of it forever. Sometimes we gnaw our nails unconsciously, for example, thinking. Therefore, it will not be superfluous to lubricate the edges of the nail with a lemon, or even better with pepper.
It's very dangerous to break off the burrs. This can lead to bleeding and painful wounds that do not heal and become inflamed for a long time. And if they get into any infection, they start festering. How to treat burrs in this case? If this happens, help the bath with salt and soda. Keep it inflamed as long as possible, about thirty minutes, and then apply to it any anti-inflammatory ointment. Carry out a similar procedure until the inflammation disappears completely.
How to treat burrs, if they just startform? Make a bath with the addition of essential oil of orange tree, lemon, bergamot and a few drops of liquid soap. Hold your hands in it for at least fifteen minutes. Then take the manicure tweezers and gently remove the burrs. Treatment in this case will require only the use of any colorless disinfectant. Do not pull the skin in any way to avoid damaging it.
How will burrs be treated with folk medicine? There are a lot of plants that have a healing, bactericidal and anti-inflammatory effect. And they are not only possible, but also necessary to apply in such cases. These are the leaves and stems of Kalanchoe, much known as aloe, plantain, calendula and chamomile. Be sure to use them fresh. It is very good to use the juice and decoctions of these plants immediately after steaming the skin of the hands in the soda-salt bath.
How to cure burrs and avoid them againappearance? First of all, you should carefully monitor the skin of your hands, always dry and wipe them. For washing use baby, liquid or soap with the addition of cream. After the completion of all household chores, you must apply a nourishing cream to clean hands. If the work is too dirty, stock up on gloves and use them. Well, of course, eat as many fresh fruits and vegetables as possible, filling our body with all the necessary vitamins. Even after completely eliminating the problem, do not forget about careful care, because it can appear again.