Some people experience dry calluses on their skin. The reasons for its appearance are different, for example, thickening of the skin can occur due to friction or constant pressure. Most often, such calluses appear on the legs and arms.
It is necessary
- - soda;
- - baby soap;
- - emollient cream;
- - water;
- - a basin or other container;
- - garlic;
- - wine vinegar;
- - propolis;
- - resin of a coniferous tree;
- - adhesive plaster;
- - pumice stone or special brush.
Choose comfortable shoes first. Go shopping in the late afternoon, as your feet swell a little from walking during the day. As a result, you can safely wear shoes in the evening, without fear that it will rub your skin.
Seek advice from a dermatologist, because the corn can be affected by a fungal disease. In this case, you will need a comprehensive treatment.
If you find your skin is just starting to get rough, try softening it at home. To do this, do soap and soda foot baths daily for 10 days. Pour 40 ° C water into a deep container (basin, bath). Add baking soda (for 1 liter of water, 1 teaspoon). After that, lower your legs, hold it a little. Then lather your feet with baby soap, rub the rough skin with a special brush or pumice stone. Rinse your feet, dry with a terry towel, and apply an emollient foot cream to your skin. You can do the same with your hands.
Apply various compresses to remove dry corn. For example, take garlic (about 2-3 cloves), 750 ml of wine vinegar. Combine the ingredients and place the mixture in a cool, dark place for two weeks. Once the product is ready, take a piece of natural fabric, soak it in the tincture and apply it to the corn. Wrap with plastic wrap and leave for 8-10 hours (it is advisable to make a compress overnight).
If the corn has just begun to appear, grease the place with tomato or celandine juice diluted with pork oil in a 1: 1 ratio.
You can also use natural propolis. To do this, using a pumice stone and a soap-soda bath, remove the top layer of coarse skin, apply a resinous substance to the problem area and fix it with adhesive plaster. You can use the resin of the coniferous tree in the same way.