Cracked heels are certainly not desirable detail. There is a solution for this problem and does not include a visit to the beauty parlor for pedicure and spending huge amount of money on treatments.
When the skin around the heel becomes dry and hard, what follows is cracking. Except that it does not look very attractive, this can be very painful also. Cracked heels can easily escalate into other problems, for example, to lead to fungal infection.
Whatever the cause of your cracked heels is, this natural treatment will be of great help if you use it on a daily basis. This way also you will save money and save your time but most important is, this is natural treatment, so there is no need to worry about unwanted skin reactions or allergies what can come from today’s cosmetics which is full with synthetic chemicals.
All you need for this natural treatment in your home is:
- Orange Juice
Preparation on this cream is very simple. In a small pot add half small cup of milk and put 4 tbsp honey and place on low heat (heat will help the ingredients to blend better) and stir at all time. After a while add 2 tbsp fresh orange juice and stir again till all ingredients mix well in this homogeneous mixture. You need no more than 5 minutes for this preparation. You can add 1 tbsp more honey, depends by the density of the mixture. When all is mixed well, it is ready for use. But, before usage, you need to prepare your feet first. Put your feet in small plastic bowl with warm water in which you add 1 tbsp baking soda and 1 cup milk. Soak them for 10-15 minutes, after dry them well and scrub the heal with scrub stone. Then, apply from already prepared mixture and let it stand for 30 minutes. Rinse after with clean water. With this, your home treatment is done. You can do this 3-4 times per week or for better results, do this treatment on daily basics.
Honey hydrates the skin and protect it from bacteria, and milk gives it an essential vitamin A, which is of great importance when it comes to healthy skin. Orange juice provides vitamin C and also stimulates the production of natural collagen.
Also, to keep your entire feet in good looking shape, you can make your own feet lotion for daily usage. Why to spend money for expensive lotions or feet cream when easily you can make your own. There is no special preparation, only the right ingredients.
You will need:
- 1 tbsp almond oil
- 1 tbsp olive oil
- 1 tbsp wheat germ oil
- 10 drops of eucalyptus essential oil
Put all ingredients in a small glass bottle and shake them well. This mixture can be used for months, because you for each foot it takes a few drops only. Best to use before bedtime. Keep the bottle in fridge.