The nail fungus must always be treated because it does not heal on its own and is contagious. Local external treatment is sufficient to deal with mild to moderate infections. However, once the fungus spreads to the nail growth area (nail root), the dermatologist will prescribe nail fungus pills that fight the fungus from the inside.
Just have the nail fungus lasered and enjoy beautiful nails – who wouldn’t want that? In fact, individual case reports show success in treatment with the nail fungus laser: unsightly spots recede, the nail clears up again.
Nail fungus is more than just a cosmetic problem. Our body cannot cure this disease on its own. Early treatment with medication is essential. When treating the fungal disease, we distinguish between internal and external treatment. The external treatment of nail fungus is mostly done with the help of medical varnishes.
What is toe nail fungus? And how can you recognize nail fungus? About 20% people in the world is affected by the “hidden widespread disease”. Our nail fungus guide provides answers to common questions about fungal infections of the nails. With the help of nail fungus pictures, it is shown what the nails affected by the fungus look like.