What Are The Best Toenail Clippers For Seniors With Thick Nails

Best Toenail Clippers For Seniors Review


Do you struggle to reach and cut your toenails?

Well i know i do and I’m only 44 years old!.

To make life a lot easier and to safe your hard earned cash on Podiatry Visits to get your toenails trimmed.

You should buy a pair of toenail clippers for seniors with your needs in mind.

The 3 major challenges for seniors and patients with mobility problems are in my opinion.

  1. You find it hard to reach your toenails.
  2. Your toenails become thick and hard to cut.
  3. Arthritic or weak hands makes holding clippers difficult.

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What makes a good pair of toenail clippers for Seniors?

  • Long handled clippers
  • Non slip handles
  • Easy to grip indentations within  the handles
  • Rubber handles
  • Decent sized pair of clippers (too small is tricky to hold)
  • Strong and accurate blades
  • Wide jawed Clippers for thicker nails
  • Easy to use when you suffer from weak hands and fingers from arthritis

More Resources  i have written you may find useful when researching For Toenail Clippers For Seniors with thick nails.

If you would like some extra help Age UK have a great article which you can read here How to look after your feet ,

It covers the most asked questions and offers helpful advice.

How can i look after my feet ?
Which type of shoes are best for my feet
Where can i get my toenails clipped if i can’t reach them.
Why should i get my feet checked?

I believe we should all get regular foot checks even if its just once a year with your locally Foot Health Practitioner.

You can often diagnose yourself if you have a corn or callus, wart or nail fungus infection.

but what you may not know is if your feet are showing symptoms,

for conditions including diabetes, poor circulation conditions or arthritis.

Some insurance companies will cover you for Podiatry if not a basic check up should cost under $60. (£40 )


2017 Review Kohm CP-900 Toenail Clippers for Thick or Fungus Nails for Seniors

toenail clippers for seniors

Kohm CP- 900 Toenail clippers are available online and the best deals i have found are on Amazon.

What Makes Kohm CP-900 good for seniors ?
  • Long ended nipper blades makes cutting easy especially the edges if ingrown.
  • The Nippers fit snuggly and well into your hands making them comfortable to hold.
  • Accurate precision cutting allows for rough edges and thick tough nails.
  • Cuts fungus infected nails easy, clippers easiliy get under white stuff under thick toenails.
best toenail clippers for seniorsKohm  CP-900 Clippers  Work Great On….
  • Very thick nails
  • Rough Ingrown Nails
  • Fungus Nails
  • Brittle Toenails
Worst Factors about Kohm Toenail Clippers For Seniors
  • They do not have a safety latch to keep blades closed when not in use.
  • Rubber handles could be thicker.

I believe the poor comments out way the excellent reviews.

Pretty much the overall feedback from patients who have purchased the Kohm CP- 900 clippers say

“they are the best clippers they have brought and they do an excellent safe job”

Choosing the right tool for any job is always my top priority and i can be sure you will not be disappointed when you buy a pair too.

Alternative Nippers worth considering are the World No.1 Extra Large Toenail Clippers by 777.

toenail clippers for handicappedIf you prefer to use square ended nippers rather then scissor like clippers,

then choose these, they are a excellent quality solid made pair of precision nippers that cut smoothly and will defiantly trim thick nails easily.

Also they are extra large so they make them top on my list for toenail clippers for seniors.

Holding them is comfortable and they have a non slip easy grip design so it makes life simple to reach your feet.

And if you have weak or arthritic hands they are light to hold and not too much pressure is needed for the actual cut.

I hope this post has been useful to you and if you have any suggestions or comments please leave them below.

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Top 10 Long Handled Toenail Clippers For Thick Nails 2017 Reviews

If you are finding it hard to reach your toenails and they are begin to grow out of control then do not fear as there are long handled toenail clippers for thick nails and also square nippers you can use to cut your hard thick toenails.

Not being able to reach your toenails is a very common problem and one that will effect all of us at some point of our lives!

Wherever it is due to an hip replacement or injury, arthritis, a large belly!

what ever reason it is so important to keep good foot health and trimming your toenails so they do not dig into the next toe or split and rip off and cause a infection.

I work with hundreds of patients yearly who are in that same position !

Reaching down to the toenails just becomes a big issue .

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Quick suggestions

Mobility issues such as back/hip/knee issues
Ableware 741390000 Pistol Grip Remote Toe Nail Clipper

Thick hard toenails
World No. 1 Extra Large Toenail Clipper 5.5″ Long, 4mm Wide Open Jaw (TS-N-221VSC) for Seniors, Deformed Toenails, Athlete’s Foot. Made in Korea. Since 1975. (Silver)

Regular normal toenail trimming

Kohm Toenail Clippers for Thick/Ingrown Nails, Surgical Grade Stainless Steel, 5″ Long. Includes Safety Tip Cover and Instruction Guide

Nail File/Electric Buffer
Amopé Pedi Perfect Nail Care System – Electronic Manicure/Pedicure Tool -File, Buff)

5 tips to help you reach your feet!

  • Soak your feet in warm water/ epsom salts or a good foot soak.
  • If you cannot cut the toenails file them with a emery board or podiatry stainless steel nail file.
  • Use a long handled toenail clippers or scissors to trim nails.
  • Sit on the toilet with the lid down! Place a piece of kitchen towel with some foot cream on the paper, put on the floor and place your foot in the middle of the paper and cream and gently rub backwards and forth to moisturise your heels and soles.
  • To help wash your feet use a easy feet foot scrubber , in the shower or bath the suckers stick to the floor, and the easy feet has brushes and a pumice for excellent foot cleaning and massaging. Easy Feet Foot Cleaner
  • Read our related post about the best Easy Grip Clippers


So lets get into the reviews i will explain the good and the bad ! points of each of these clippers

Top 10 Long Handled Toenail Clippers For Thick nails 2017 Reviews



#10 Harperton Nippit – Precision Toenail Clippers for Thick or Ingrown Toenails
  • Impressive safe precise quality pair of toenail nippers.
  • Although they are not extra long they offer accurate and safe toenail trimming and will cut thick and fungus toenail easily.
  • Large grip handles make the nippers comfortable to grab even with arthritis fingers.
  • Blades are very sharp, accurate and non slip.


#9 Helix Naturals Long Handled Toenail Scissors

8″ Toenail scissors with sharped blades to cut the average toenails.

If your nails aren’t too thick and have average sized hands, this product could work for you.

They take the strain away from cutting your toenails.

Whats the good and the bad news about these long handle scissors

  • Easy to control for regular nail cutting
  • Inexpensive $9/£9
  • Tips squared off allowing straight cutting
  • No more bending over, go for bad back or mobility sufferers
  • High quality scissors
  • Finger holes a little small for very large handed people
  • Blades good enough to cut normal nails but not extra thick nails
#8 Nail Clipper Eightwins Professional Large and Sharp with 360 Degree Rotating Swivel Head for Cutting Both Fingernails and Toenails

If its angles you need these are perfect for you, the 360 degree rotating head allows easy cutting for your finger and toenails making out of reach toes accessible. 

  • Comfortable grip
  • 360 degrees rotating swivel head
  • Life time warranty
  • Swivel angle means all toes are easily accessible.
  • Very sharp and made of stainless steel.
  • Cuts through tough fungal toenails easily.
#7 Ableware 741390000 Pistol Grip Remote Toe Nail Clipper

Perfect solution when you have very limited flexibility and movement to reach your toes.

I recommend this product to patients who have are waiting for hip and knee surgery, back pain and disabilities, and  Elderly , Spine Issues and pregnant women!

  • Length 18″ .
  • Pistol grip trigger to initiate cut.
  • Very long handle for less bending.
  • Will trim average toenails not very thick ones.
#6 Happy Health Smart 8 1/4 ” Long Handle Toenail Clippers For Thick Toenails
  • Length 8 1/4″
  • Value priced toenail scissors with extra reach.
  • Achieves Regular trimming of toe and fingers nails.
  • Not strong enough for thick or tough nails.
  • Handle a little slippery!


#5  Amopé Pedi Perfect Nail Care System – Electronic Manicure/Pedicure Tool -File

Effortless nail filing when you struggle to trim and cut your finger and toenails.

A good alternative for people who cannot grip or have the strength to use toenail clippers.

The Amope Nail File will keep your nails buffed down and smooth until you are able to get a professional to cut the nails  for you.

  • Easy to use accurate nail file and buffer system.
  • Safe and efficient to you when mobility is an issue.
  • Easy to hold good grip on file.
  • Quick way to keep your nails short and smooth
#4 Worlds No.1 Extra Large 5.5″ Toenail Clippers

My personal choice if you struggle with arthritic hands or poor strength , these clippers are non slip and tough enough to cut thickened nails with ease.

With this kit you get three products the nail clippers, a nail file ,and a cleaning brush al for under $20.

  • Length 5.5″ inches
  • Life time warranty
  • Suitable for very thick toenails
  • Cut clean with minimal effort
  • Good choice for people with arthritic hands

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#3 EazyComforts EZ Grip Nail Clippers

If you struggle to hold and grip nail clippers then the EasyComfort EZ will prevent you from loosing your grip and they have a non slip handle.

No extra reach on the design length but a safe option if you have weak or arthritic hands.

  • Ultra sharp blades
  • Wont slip
  • Easy to hold scissor like handles
  • Comfortable to hold
  • All rounder toe and finger nail clippers
  • Buy the Large size for medium to large hands!
#2 Kohm Toenail Clippers For Thick Ingrown Toenails Surgical Grade

If you are looking for a professional surgical pair of nail clippers like the experts use then the Kohm is a good choice.

Heavy duty strong toenail clippers for thick or ingrown toenails.
Easy to hold stainless steel handles 5″ long (5″ Average size).

  • Ideal for thick toenails
  • Cuts through fungus and calloused nails
  • Easy to hold and good gripping
  • Premium stainless steel clippers
  • Blades open wide for accurate cutting of thick nails (1″ inch)
  • Sturdy and sharp
#1 Medipag long handled toenail clippers for thick nails

The Medipaq extra reach toenail scissors are well know in the UK.

Made of strong stainless steel with an angled blade these are heavy duty strong toenail scissors that will cut your toenails sharply and straight.

Not so good for seriously thickened toenails but the extra 16CM is very helpful.

  • High quality stainless steel scissors
  • Extra length gives you better leverage and strength when cutting nails
  • FREE pair of finger nail nippers included
  • Sharp accurate cutting
  • Good for poor mobility
  • NOT so good for weak hands no built in gripping design.

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I hope you have found my long handled toenail clippers for thick nails Review beneficial and if you have any suggestions please leave a comment below.