Adler Footcare Blog

Protect Yourself from Foot Problems With These DIY Home Pedicure Tips

Posted by Dr. Jeffrey L. Adler

Jul 23, 2016 12:00:00 PM

Healthy feet in the summer is somewhat of an oxymoron. You work hard to keep them looking happy, healthy and beautiful, but they take a beating in flip-flops, sandals, and being exposed to the elements. You can only get so many salon pedicures before it becomes hard on your wallet. Not to mention, you are putting yourself at risk for potential infections like toenail fungus. Protect yourself from potential foot problems and pamper yourself at home anytime you want with the DIY pedicure tips below.

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Topics: Foot Care, Pedicures

Is Getting a Pedicure a Good Form of Bunion Treatment?

Posted by Dr. Jeffrey L. Adler

Aug 26, 2015 9:00:00 AM

Certain foot problems may cause you to shy away from getting pedicures, and some for good reason – like toenail fungus, which can be easily spread. But what about other problems that are just unattractive, like bunions? Not only might you be embarrassed by your bunion, but you could also be experiencing foot pain. Is it safe to get a pedicure when you have a bunion? Is it a viable bunion treatment option?

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Topics: Bunion, Foot Care, Pedicures

Ask a Podiatrist in NYC: Can I Get a Pedicure if My Toenail Falls Off?

Posted by Dr. Jeffrey L. Adler

Jun 23, 2015 9:00:00 AM

If you’ve found yourself without a toenail on any one of your 10 toes, you may be wondering why and what you can do to make it less noticeable until the new, healthy nail grows back. Lucky for you, others have asked a podiatrist in NYC the same question.

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Topics: foot problems, Foot Care, Pedicures

How Soon After Foot Surgery Can You Get a Pedicure?

Posted by Dr. Jeffrey L. Adler

Jun 9, 2015 9:00:00 AM

Getting a pedicure is relaxing and revitalizing. It’s a therapeutic way to take care of your feet and also take some time out for yourself, leaving you feeling pampered and well-cared for. Some people enjoy getting a pedicure so much it becomes a weekly or monthly ritual, especially during the warm summer months. If you’re someone who consistently enjoys pedicures for both cosmetic and therapeutic reasons, then you may be wondering how soon after foot surgery you can get a pedicure.

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Topics: Foot Care, foot surgery, Pedicures