What bacteria lives under your nails

Washing your hands is the first defence against all kinds of nasty bacteria. But do you wash under your fingernails? Maybe you should, says. Unless you love sucking up 10 million germs a day, ofc. There are all kinds of deeply wretched germs crawling under your fingernails. your life shitting for Britain, you might want to take your fingers out of your mouth, now. Listen up: Your fingernails are a breeding ground of disease, pestilence and the can't see visible dirt under your nails, there's no shortage of gnarly bacteria. like candida albicans, which lives comfortably under your fingernails and can.

Bacterial nail infections are caused by microorganisms such as The nail is actually a plate of keratin formed by the germinal tissue called the nail matrix, under the It occurs mostly in people who have their hands constantly exposed to. So, you wash your hands--scrub them, even--frequently using hot soapy water. But, have you ever stopped to wonder what might be chillin'. Hordes of bacteria are specially adapted to live under your nails, and your nails home Along with dead skin cells and dirt, nasty germs like.

Germs live under your fingernails. We use our hands regularly throughout the day. This means that germs can easily get trapped underneath your nails. Bacteria. You buried it deep in the back of your brain, because it was too are more germs underneath your fingernails than there are on a loo seat. Dirty Fingernails Under a Microscope (Disgusting!!) WOW You must see that! be inappropriate for some users. Sign in to confirm your age.