With summer nearly here, people are seeking foot care tips and products to eradicate hard skin on their feet to get ready for those flip-flops and sandals. Areas of thick, hardened skin are known as calluses and are usually found over a bony area of your foot, on your heel or around the ball of your foot. A callus can be mild and annoying, or it can be severe and painful.
Here are some great foot care items that can help you to effectively deal with hard skin problems on your feet.
Foot care products - creams
The Akileine Blue Softening Lotion is a blend of calendula, vitamin E and essential fatty acids, which work together to hydrate and smooth the skin. The result is silky, velvety feet from the very first application.
Another great cream is Simply Feet Heel Balm, which is the skins natural moisturiser, in a rich emollient base and is free from paraben and perfume with excellent consistency. Patients will find Simply Feet Heel Balm easy to apply.
The Akileine pumice stone is a quick and convenient way of rubbing away dead or dry skin on your feet. It is easy to clean, and the pumice stone is a relaxing way to get rid of unwanted hard skin.
The DualGel Easy Step Insole with Soft Relief Areas not only helps combat hard skin, but it also provides extra shock absorption under the heel and arch of the foot. The insole absorbs maximum pressure and shock on heel strike.
Hard skin doesn’t just look unsightly; it can lead to painful foot conditions. The Soft Spot Gel Heel Cup can relieve the symptoms associated with bursitis, plantar fasciitis, and Achilles tendonitis. In addition, it can be used for shock absorption, general heel pain, and treating heel fissures. The gel heel cup absorbs all impacts at heel strike. The product is hardwearing and can be transferred between footwear. In addition, it will not become warmer than your body temperature.
Another choice of insole is the Luga Silicone 3/4 Soft Impact Insoles. This innovative insole design provides instant relief to tired feet with its constant micro-massage effect upon heavy loaded areas, namely calcaneous and met heads.
Foot Care Advice
There are so many different foot care products available that it can be hard to know which one is the right item for you and your individual needs. That is why we can offer you expert advice to help you choose the best product for you. Call 0845 370 0380 now and we will do our very best to help you and put your feet first.