Last night I was sat grating the hard skin off my feet (as you do!) and my bf was mocking me, and totally grossed out by it. Make sure you pamper your feet properly and provide a good care in order
to get smooth and healthy feet. Dry, cracked feet are unsightly and painful.
They can be treated using foot supports, heel pads, and heel cups. In order to retain healthy feet, you must make an effort to take care of your feet. Wash your feet every day in lukewarm soapy water
but do not soak the feet as this can cause excessive dryness of feet. Dry your feet completely, especially in between the toes and moisturizing cream should be applied all over the feet, but not in
between the toes. You may smoothly rub with a pumice stone or a skin file. Trim them straight across the toe and not too short. Regularly scrub your feet, mainly the heels, using a foot scrubber. It
helps in removing the dead cells and making feet softer. Examine your feet regularly with mirror and if there are any defects or infections, then immediately consult a doctor. Never do self-treatment
for feet. A toe corn could develop on the top of a toe or between toes.
Long hours of work under conditions of stress put an extra burden on the feet. When your feet get painful you concentrate on them instead of the work. When feet become strained and painful they
should be studied by an orthopedic surgeon. Don't ignore pain: Painful feet are not normal.
Hands at times also get infected with calluses, but the use of pumice stone is not advised for removal of calluses on hands. The process is a bit slow, but the treatment is permanent and guaranteed
without any side effect. There are surgical treatments as well where your doctor will cut the hard skin but only few people resort to this option. As far as medication is concerned salicylic acid
ointments is often used to remove the hard portions of the skin. Complications caused by calluses should be consulted with podiatrist as it can also cause infection in certain number of ways. The
treatment of callus depends upon its nature and severity. But some of the treatments out there are very hard and damaging to your skin.
The important question is how to choose the best one out of so many creams for getting rid of dry skin. I suffer from awful hard skin it will never go away ever I keep it at bay best I can but once a
week I have to attack my feet with various devices I own. Scholl Cracked Heel Repair Cream - You still have to file the skin down first but once you've done that its ok but nothing special. Clean
your feet using cotton wool dipped in surgical spirit at night. This helps to keep the skin dry and remove cracks. Particular fabrics that socks are made of can cause the feet to sweat more. You have
put on your boots because the winter has showed its teeth and then you realized that you have neglected your feet a lot. Exfoliate your feet every week.