Originally Posted by twobytwopets
I noticed the article mentioned that it could burn some, that in itself makes me feel better about corn starch or a bit of pressure.
Stypic does burn. To be honest, I find it just hurts. With as much as many of our quilled ones hate having their feet touched, its just not worth the risk of having them associate that additional pain with nail clipping or for that matter you, as you did it to them, when there is a pretty darn good substitute in many kitchens already.