Simple Way to Get Rid of Dry Cracked Heels
I think we all agree that cracked heel and dry itchy feet are not sexy. We are most aware of this issue in summer months, but this problem can occur throughout the year. If you can’t afford a pedicure or if you had tried it and it didn’t work, here is a simple method to get rid of cracked heels at home.
First, soak your feet for five to then minutes in a warm bath made of 1 cup of milk and 5 cups of warm water.
Make a foot scrub with 1 / 2 cup of oil and add 4 teaspoons of salt. It is best to use baby oil, coconut or sweet almond oil. If you don’t have any, you can use an ordinary vegetable oil.
Massage your feet in circular motion using this foot scrub. Rub it in reall good.
Scrub the heels and bottom of your feet with pumice stone or loofah. Then rinse in clear water and dry your feet.
Before going to bed rub a Stridex pillow over heels and other dry cracked skin areas areas. Stridex is a great exfoliant because it contains 2% salicylic acid.
Rub your feet with moisturizer with Vaseline, cocoa or Shea butter. This will hydratize your feet and help your skin regain moisture.
Put a pair of socks and keep them on while you sleep or for at least 3 hours.
You should repeat this process for at least a week to see some results, and get rid of dry cracked heels.