Post-op Care After Ingrown Toenail Removal. Nail removal typically relieves the majority of the pain, but the toe will likely remain sore until it heals. Home care the day after toenail removal.
Push the applicator back down over the toe, pulling the remainder of the tubegauze to the base of the toe. After partial permanent nail removal, patients should avoid physical activity for several days to allow for nail fold to begin healing. Clean the wound with hydrogen peroxide.