Hard, dry and cracked heels create many inconveniences. But ordinary baking soda, which has antiseptic properties, reduces water hardness and have soothing effect on the heel is cheap but very effective tool for peeling coarse skin. With its help, you can achieve the effect of smooth and delicate feet, without visiting beauty salons.
To soften callused skin on the heels and to return the good looks of your feet you can use this simple recipe.
For this procedure you will need 3 tablespoons of baking soda and 4-5 liters of water.
Dissolve baking soda in hot water and soak your feet in for 15-20 minutes.
After soaking, rub the heels with stone for feet. Apply a nourishing cream, homemade cream for foot care or Vaseline (if you have too cracked heels), put on cotton socks and stay in them (but it is not required to sleep in socks).
After the first treatment you will notice a difference in the appearance of the foot.
Make the treatment every day for 5-7 days. After that make a break of seven days, and repeat the procedure. Again make a pause of 7 days and repeat the treatment once more. Total of 3 treatments.
3 treatments will bring the desired effect – smooth and soft to your feet.
Efficient domestic Cream for foot care:
None of the creams for heels and foot care that you can buy can compete with local cream that you can prepare in just 5 minutes.
All you need is a marigold ointment and vitamin A (or oil drops AD). The cream is made fast and easy:
In a small bowl stir marigold ointment and vitamin A (or Vitamin AD – AD oil drops) in the ratio of 2: 1, the two parts of marigold ointment and a portion of vitamin A. Marigold ointment and vitamin AD you can buy at the pharmacy. So, 20 grams of marigold ointment and 10 ml of vitamin A (or AD).
Actually, that’s all. Pour the finished cream mixture into a glass or plastic jar and put it in the refrigerator.
If your heel is in a state of neglect, prepare them a vitamin care. During the two weeks, before going to bed, lubricate the foot (previously treated with stone for foot or fine rasp) with this cream. It would be desirable to put cotton socks on the feet and sleep with them. If you don’t like it, you do don’t need to. After two weeks of treatment it will be enough to apply the cream two or three times a week. After that – if necessary.
Beside fantastic visual effect, this cream heal cracks on the heels and cuticles for forever. It solves the problems with ingrown nails. Nails receive vitamin nutrition, they get revitalized and get a nice neat appearance.
With this cream you can very effectively take care for your elbows and hands too.