Cracked heels are quite unpleasant and common feet issue, manifested by cracks, dry skin, and yellow or dark brown thickening of the skin on the feet.
Moreover, it may also show other symptoms like redness, inflammation, pain, bleeding, itching and peeling skin. Yet, if you take appropriate measures to time, you can successfully treat and prevent these symptoms.
The reasons for the appearance of cracked heels can be various, including lack of skin moisture, improper foot care, wrong shoes, dry air, diet, aging, long period of standing on hard floors, as well as certain skin disorders, like psoriasis, eczema, and even thyroid disease and diabetes.
Therefore, today, we will reveal a fantastic homemade remedy that will help you solve all your issues with cracked heels, calluses and corns.
Method of preparation
Prepare a powder from 10 mashed aspirins (acetylsalicylic acid) or Andols (paracetamol) and add it to a glass of 70% alcohol. Leave the mixture for a few days.
Before use, shake the container with the remedy well and soak gauze or a cotton ball in it.
Every night, before going to sleep, apply the soaked gauze or cotton ball on your heels. Then, wrap them in a plastic bag, and put on socks. Leave your feet thus overnight.
The next morning, wash your feet and wipe dry using a towel. Next, apply some greasy cream or a glycerin on them. For best results, you should scrub your feet using a pumice stone before you apply the cream.
After 10 days, your feet issues will have been solved.