Home Remedies for Cracked Heels
Cracked heels are a common problem for men and women, more so for women, but there are a ton of home remedies that will have those feet looking shiny and smooth in no time.
Turnip for Cracked Feet
Peel, chop and boil a piece of turnip and then mash it into a paste that can be applied to the feet. Leave the mash on the feet for about 30 minutes before washing it off with water. Cover the feet with socks and continue this regimen for the next two weeks to see improvement.
Apple Cider Vinegar Heals Cracked Feet
Mixing apple cider vinegar with olive oil, in equal parts, makes an effective option for healing cracked feet. Apply daily to see your feet smooth out and to see the unsightly dark spots on feet disappear.
Glyercine Moisturizes Feet
Another solution for cracked feet is glycerine. This natural moisturizer can heal cracked feet when mixed with on part lemon juice and two parts rose water with one part glycerine.
Homemade Foot Scrub Recipe
Homemade Foot Scrub Ingredients
- 1 part gram flour
- 1 part rice flour
- 1 part Fuller’s Earth
- 1 part juice
- half a lemon
- 1 part milk
Homemade Foot Scrub Directions
- Mix all the ingredients together and apply the scrub to the cracked heels.
- Leave it on wet feet for one minute while scrubbing your heels to remove dead skin cells.
- Wash and dry thoroughly after one minute.
Homemade Foot Pack Recipe to Relieve Cracked Heels
Homemade Foot Pack Ingredients:
- Full, mashed banana
- 1 tsp honey
- 1/2 tsp lemon juice
Homemade Foot Pack Directions
- Mix all the ingredients together and apply to cracked heels for half an hour before washing off.
Paraffin Wax Heals Cracked Feet
Mixing paraffin wax with coconut oil and then heating it until the wax is gone, is a great solution for cracked feet. Simply allow the solution to cool and then place it on your feet. For best results keep the solution on all night while sleeping.
Lemon Juice Cures Cracked Heels
Soaking your feet for 15 minutes in a bucket of water with lemon should get rid of cracked feet. Make sure to scrub your feet with a pumice stone after drying them off to get all the dead skin off the feet.
Honey and Water Cure Cracked Heels
Another remedy, similar to the lemon juice remedy, is one involving honey. Simply dissolve honey in a bucket of water and soak your feet for 15 minutes.