Hi this is Dr. Charles Crutchfield clinical professor of dermatology and medical director at Crutchfield Dermatology.
Today we are going to talk about a funny condition called Melanonychia Striata. We’ve all seen this. Continue reading What Are These Stripes on my Nails? – What is Melanonychia Striata?
Successful Nail treatments at Crutchfield Dermatology
Nail problems are very common and troubling. Nails often reflect our general state of health and can often be the first sign of serious general health issues.
Fingernails grow out in four to six months. Toenails grow out in nine to 12 months. Individual rates depend on age, time of the year, activity levels and heredity.
Nails grow faster on fingers, especially on your dominant hands, more so than toes.
Women’s nails grow more slowly than men’s except possibly during pregnancy. Continue reading Why should I care about nail health?