Ok, fashion folks...I need some opinions. Ns will soon be having surgery to eliminate a glomus tumor from beneath the fingernail on mine left ring finger. The is very painful, and also I am much more than ready to have actually it done. Castle will completely remove the fingernail throughout surgery.

 

I have a cruise in November, and I don"t think the pond will have grown back in fully by then. My delima is...what perform I perform with the other nails? I dislike to not have actually them watch pretty, however I"m afraid having nine vibrant pretty nails and one ugly one will certainly look weird. Perform I simply not paint any type of of them? Go with a neutral color? store them pretty and put a bandage ~ above the ugly one? What would certainly you do? Thanks!


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RedHeadTexan


Posted July 28, 2014

RedHeadTexan

Members June 3, 2006 Claxton, TN
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Posted July 28, 2014

10 years earlier I lost my entire thumb pond on ours honeymoon...long and also disgusting story. What i did until it grew back was a French manicure when I want a "polished" look. Ns don"t think anyone noticed since it was neutral. I hope this helps and good luck with the surgery. :)

 

Lisa


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cb at sea


Posted July 28, 2014

cb in ~ sea

Members might 3, 2001 Fredericksburg, va. USA
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Posted July 28, 2014

I would certainly go with neutral and also not worry about it....no one is safety time on their vacation looking at your fingers!


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ladytravlr2


Posted July 28, 2014

ladytravlr2

Members July 31, 2009 IL
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Posted July 28, 2014 (edited)

I have actually not had actually a large toenail for years. Ns "paint" my skin, it remains on for awhile, long sufficient to look nice through sandals. If you repaint all her fingernails, and take the nail polish through you, girlfriend might have the ability to just touch the one finger up, or repaint as needed.

 

I do the efforts false pond on mine toe, didn"t work. Not certain if they would remain on your nail-less finger.

 

But now they have fingernail wraps...I usage Jamberry Nails. Lock will stay on for awhile top top the one without a nail, but not as lengthy as top top your real nails. I save my fingernail wraps ~ above for two weeks without problem. On my toes, I have to replace the one top top the nail-less toe an ext often. Ns recently have tried making use of nail adhesive for the one....wanting to view if it continues to be on longer. Not sure yet.

 

I have actually been utilizing the Jamberry nail wraps for three months...great ideas and also especially to travel with. Google it.

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calisilent


Posted July 28, 2014

calisilent

Members September 6, 2009 denver
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Posted July 28, 2014

I prefer the french manicure idea. Top top the various other hand, I also think that you have the right to wear any beautiful color polish you desire on the various other 9 nails and also just leave the nail-less one alone. In the grand scheme of things, you space on vacation and also if "one small piggy" is unadorned, no one should care at all, specifically you! reap your cruise!


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nolatravelgirl


Posted July 28, 2014

nolatravelgirl

Members June 2, 2011
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Posted July 28, 2014

You have 3 month to thrive your pond back, which unless you have actually talon size nails on the various other 9 climate you should be pretty close to also by November. As soon as taking a photograph with someone rather make certain you stand so the your "bad" hand is behind the various other person"s back.


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OCruisers


Posted July 29, 2014

OCruisers

Members December 24, 2001 southern Carolina
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Posted July 29, 2014

Just placed a Band-Aid on the in windy so human being know you have an hurt finger. Actually, friend do.

LuLu


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atdahop


Posted July 29, 2014

atdahop

Members august 27, 2001 las vegas
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Posted July 29, 2014

I would do a french manicure or a irradiate neutral color and also buy some press on fake nails and also polish it come match. If it does not remain on long I would certainly super glue it. The push ons are an excellent in a pinch and also they execute come in all sizes and even painted french.

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Seraphine


Posted July 29, 2014

Seraphine

Members February 15, 2008 Scotland
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Posted July 29, 2014

I perform these type of repairs all the time. Ns traditionally carry out a gelatin sculpted nail over the damages - it"s an extension that comes appropriate off the guideline of the present nail and also is very strong. Also if you just have actually a small amount of natural nail, it"s enough to sculpt a brand-new nail... Sculpting can work as soon as tips won"t. I have actually several regulars cultivation out damaged toenails (runners!) and also this is our method.

 

You don"t have to do a lot of if maintenance either - questioning a good nail technology for a gelatin sculpted nail repair, and also ask because that it in tough gel (this is one that does not soak turn off in acetone... It must be filed off however it method you can put polishing or shellac or jamberry top top it and also take it off without damaging the repaired area. Don"t gain it excellent in Calgel!). Climate treat the extension as your own - if it starts obtaining ragged edges, document them down, and paper the height for length. I"d probably visit the nail tech every month to examine on it, however the price should it is in minimal if you"re only repairing one nail.

 

And in instance anyone is reading this who is fully missing a nail, you can do brief term rod on nails making use of wig adhesive. Use store bought advice or ask her nail technology to do you one that tradition fits.

 

OP - if you walk the organic route, I"m certain no one will certainly criticise (if the do, litter something in ~ them!!), yet just understand there room things that deserve to be excellent :)