After your next foot soak, just a few extra minutes with the Gehwol Sponge for Hard Skin can take your soles smoothness to a whole new level. This dual-sized mineral sponge has a white, coarse side for removing corns and Corns & Calluses and a fine, blue side to smooth more delicate skin on the ankles and knees. Dead skin buildup is gone in a flash, and gorgeous feet are yours once again. Myhard skin gets very thick and sore from the way I walk aswell so removing itmakes my feet feel light and smooth like a babies bum. The relievement is unbelieveable. If this type of treatment does not reduce the appearance of the feet or reduce discomfort levels then you may want to have your hard skin examined by a professional, as they can perform more radical treatments that will reduce tissue build up. There are also specific products that are designed to rapidly dissolve built up tissues. The author is an owner of a small foot clinic known for providing quality and relaxing foot massages and spas. He has already been featured on certain magazines for the services he offers. This year, he is planning to produce his own line of foot cream products. When the weather warms up, people want to shed those heavy winter shoes and wear lightweight sandals or even no shoes at all. Unfortunately, exposing our feet to the elements can often cause them to end up looking a little shabby. Feet can easily get dried out and damaged during the warm weather months. By establishing a daily foot care regimen, you can keep your feet looking healthy and beautiful to match those great new sandals! You can save any unused was to use for future wax treatments. Store in an airtight container until ready to use again. Then simply re-melt and repeat the procedure whenever desired. You can also make a diluted solution of a tablespoon of toothpaste in about 5 liters of water and soak your feet in this. It will feel cool and nice while your feet are in it and will also help to keep your feet from sweating too much. Apply foot talcum powder after drying your feet very well. The talc powder will serve as your protection from excessive sweating in the feet later on in the day when your feet begin to perspire. The powder will definitely absorb the excess moisture that will start to build up in your feet. In a tub, take some warm water and add soda bicarb (baking soda) in it. Soak your feet in this mixture for 15 to 20 minutes. If the need be, scrub your feet with pumice stone. Do this remedy for 4 or 5 days to see the results for yourself. Like soda bicarb, Epsom salts can also be used to soak the feet in water. Exfoliation of the dead skin is very helpful in treating dry and cracked feet. Daily exfoliation helps in keeping the skin on the topmost layer healthy. Do not puncture a blister unless it is large, painful, or likely to be further irritated. If you have to pop a blister, use a sterilized needle or razor blade. Wash the area thoroughly, then make a small hole and gently squeeze out the clear fluid. Apply a dab of hydrogen peroxide to help protect against infection. Do not remove the skin over a broken blister. The new skin underneath needs this protective cover. Cover the area with a bandage and mild compression. Check for fungal infections between toes and on the bottoms of your feet. If any redness or dry, patchy skin is observed, get treatment right away e) You often feel pain on the sole of the foot which goes away when you remove your shoes and rest for a few minutes. The next issue to address is the possible causes of the above signs. As briefly mentioned above, calluses form to protect the inner layers of the skin from intense pressure. When more pressure is exerted to the suffering areas, corns can start growing too. One of the main causes of the problem is the friction. What causes the friction? The main cause of friction is small shoes that do not fit on your feet It eventually helps to avoid the scratches which can be caused to the skin. It is highly convenient and can be applied to the skin very easily. It creates invisible layer of the film which fits in easily without making any fuss either on hands or on feet. It tends to stay in its place as long as it on the skin. In addition, this layer does not leave any marks upon the shoes or socks. Using them on the skin, the people can very easily put on their socks and shoes. Other than that it is also water resistant. The body normally hosts a variety of microorganisms, including bacteria and fungi. Some of these are useful to the body. Others may multiply rapidly and form infections. Fungi can live on the dead tissues of the hair, nails, and outer skin layers. An infection of nail fungus (called-onychomycosis) occurs when fungi infect one or more of your nails. Onychomycosis usually begins as a white or yellow spot under the tip of your fingernail or toenail. This commonly affects toe nails rather than finger nails. The infection actually eats your skin and nail, so it can continue growing and may spread to other nails.