How long does the procedure take?
The procedure normally takes 20-40 minutes.
How long do the results last?
The results are permanent however the surgery will not prevent future ingrown toenails.
Will the procedure hurt?
The procedure can be uncomfortable, so local anaesthetic is used in the area.
How many sessions will I need?
Only one session is required.
When can I go back to normal day-to-day activities?
You can go back to normal activities the same day. Your skin may be quite red and swollen for a few days after the treatment, you should consider this if you’re planning a trip or special day as you may need to wear specific footwear.
Are there any alternatives to this procedure?
Some over the counter products claim to remedy ingrown toenails, however the only definitive way to cure an ingrown toenail is through surgery.
Can I combine this procedure with other procedures?
Yes, many clients choose to have other procedures at the same time.
Are your practitioners suitably qualified and registered?
All of our practitioners are registered with relevant professional bodies and are hold all required specialist qualifications. Please feel free to ask your practitioner about his or her experience and qualifications; they understand and support that this is vital information to your decision making process.
Where are your clinics?
Nu Cosmetic Clinic offers referrals to a range of locations across the UK.