An ingrown toenail is a quite common but not that pleasant condition. What is more, it is so easy to influence it in the wrong way. The thing is that the causes for ingrown toenail are more than various, starting with the poor trimming and ending with some repeated activities that have an impact on your toes.
Very often the ingrown nail is the one on the big toe, but there are exceptions so that you should not only rely on that statistic. As a matter of fact, we are not going to discuss the causes of this condition we are going to concentrate our attention on the ways to get rid of it.
Even though it is not that difficult to take care of this condition you should better avoid creating suitable conditions for its appearance.
Of course, the first thing that you should do is to soak your feet properly. To make a proper foot soak you should better add some sea salt and baking soda to it, this will help soften the skin around the ingrown toenail better.