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Attempting to make my own toe prosthesis...

Any helpful suggestions? I'll explain my situation: I have a partial right big toe amputation. basically, the entire tip end where the nail is supposed to be is gone, right to the joint, leaving me with a stubby, short half-toe. I've found some companies that will make realistic prosthetic toes, fingers, ears, etc, but the cost is too much for me. ($3000 for something with a life expectancy of only 2 -3 years!) I've decided to make my own using silicone. My plan is to make a mold of my sister's toe and fill it with silicone. I'll also mold my poor little stub, make a plaster replica of it, and stick it into the silicone-filled mold of my sister's toe. The idea is to custom-fit it to my toe. The parts that I'm finding difficult are painting it to look realistic, and also finding an acrylic nail large enough to pass as a large toenail. If anyone has any suggestions, or even a better method, please feel free to enlighten me! Thanks.

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jen233 years ago
i have my right toe gone well not gone gone half with no nail i have a fake toe i had to pay about 4000 dollars but the place that i got it from did my fake toe for free because i love to swim but i get really sad because i had go to camp my mom gave me open toe shoes and that was the only thing hag so i just hind my foot from 300 people at camp i was really mad before grade 9 my mom called this girl who made toes,feet,ears and i was under 14 at the time i got my fake toe it looked so real i was so happy i will tell you wear i got my free toe.
mjrouse jen231 year ago

Hi Jen,

I could make you just as happy for half the price. I have plenty of experience and would love to help.

Michael J L R

hi can u pls provide your email id or contact number. Thanks

mjrouse RockyR47 months ago

mjrouse@hotmail.com

The Silicone Centre

07807900058

Jbevelle mjrouse7 months ago

hello! Where are you located? I'm interested and want to hear more about the silicone centre

DustinW1 jen231 year ago

Hey Jen23,

Can I get the information of the girl who made your toe? I'm looking to get one made for as cheap as possible. Thank you!

jen23 jen233 years ago
the fake toe i was talking bout
datasouth1 year ago
moonmean1 year ago

Did you already heard about the Pixie Dust from pig bladder by dr badylak it can regrows amputated area

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