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Should I cut the skin off?

I stubbed my toe and from under my pinky toe nail back the skin is peeled back. Should I clip that skin off or just leave it alone? I would prefer to leave it alone but dh thinks I should take it off.


Asked by crazymom21 at 11:12 PM on Jun. 24, 2010 in Just for Fun

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Answers (9)
  • Oh your making me queezy! lol
    If its pink/red skin (meaning blood is getting to the area)-No I would not cut it at all.
    If its dead white skin (like the white skin on ur heels)- I guess you could if you wanted too...


    Answer by MommaTasha1003 at 11:16 PM on Jun. 24, 2010

  • Leave it alone - it will take care of itself or let a Dr do it - you don't want to risk infection

    Answer by psugal at 12:01 AM on Jun. 25, 2010

  • leave it alone for now and ouchie

    Answer by gothmama91 at 11:58 PM on Jun. 24, 2010

  • Oh god I don't know...I think MommaTosha has the right idea though.

    Answer by BlainesMommy09 at 11:28 PM on Jun. 24, 2010

  • ha ha me too jonesmama! i say leave it alone. it may fall off anyway but it will probably hurt if you try to clip it.

    Answer by jennifer588 at 11:28 PM on Jun. 24, 2010

  • gross

    Answer by USPS-I-DELIVER at 11:21 PM on Jun. 24, 2010

  • just clip it off and cover it with a band aide with neosporin until it heals that way you won't get it snagged on something... Hope u feel better.

    Answer by Butterfly1108 at 11:18 PM on Jun. 24, 2010

  • OMG I thought this was gonna be about circumsizing a baby boy. lol.

    I'd say leave the toe alone.

    Answer by JonesMama at 11:17 PM on Jun. 24, 2010

  • AHHHHH!!! Omg, that makes me hurt just thinking about it. Leave it alone!!

    Answer by LovingSAHMommy at 11:13 PM on Jun. 24, 2010

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