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Do toe nails stop growing once you are an adult?

Or slow down, at least? I remember having it done a lot more often as a child but I am sure I only do it once or twice a year now! Or maybe I just go longer without noticing/seeing my toes so it just gets overlooked.

Ok, follow up question, how regularly do people cut theirs? What is a 'normal' amount of time? 😕
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helenS · 31-35, F Best Comment
Fingernail growth is about 0.5–1mm each week, toenails about 50% of that. Your toenails may grow only 1mm each month, that would be perfectly normal. In the summer, nails grow faster because of a higher availability of vitamin D.
Not using any nail polish will help your nails stay healthy.

MartinTheFirst · 22-25, M
Dan88411 · 31-35, M
I don't think so 🤔...
KuroNeko · 41-45, F
Maybe you need to take a multivitamin.
Stereoguy · 56-60, M
Not in the least.
ozgirl512 · 26-30, F
Not mine unfortunately
nadine · 31-35, F
RebeccaG · 46-50, F
No, cutting and repainting required!
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Just you.
emele · 26-30, F
[@1100934,RedPowerStranger] lol, seems to be 😬
Isthisit · 31-35, F
This is a strange question. Mine seem to grow just fine they seem to grow quickly. I'm ok with cutting mine once or twice a month.
RebeccaG · 46-50, F
[@366804,Isthisit] painted or natural?
emele · 26-30, F
[@366804,Isthisit] haha, so it is appearing! I am concerned now! I think mine must grow slowly
Isthisit · 31-35, F
[@1185437,RebeccaG] natural
KA9ha · 31-35, M
no thhey never stop growing
helenS · 31-35, F
Thank you for "Best Comment"! 🌷
helenS · 31-35, F
[@490339,emele] Additional info: exposing your feet to the sunlight as often as possible will lead to increased nail growth, because the Sun is your best source of vitamin D.
emele · 26-30, F
[@6602,helenS] That makes sense as to why it might feel like a long time since I last needed to do it! Having been in the long dark winter months
helenS · 31-35, F
[@490339,emele] Lack of sunlight (because we wear socks and shoes) is one of the two main reasons why toenails grow more slowly, compared with fingernails. The other one is gravity. Honest, true.
They keep growing
[@6602,helenS] yes hair too
helenS · 31-35, F
[@4018,ExperienceDLT] Pretty scary 😬
[@6602,helenS] yea its a little strange
tallpowerhouseblonde · 31-35, F
No your toenails will grow continuously just a lot slower than your fingernails.I swear all my nails grew faster when I was pregnant.
No set rule for when I trim my toenails.Sometimes I let them grow out a little.
RebeccaG · 46-50, F
Teaching p e I can’t really let mine grow out x. [@1613,tallpowerhouseblonde]

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