Home remedies for beautiful feet!
Feet are the most neglected body part when it comes to self-care. During rainy days, feet are susceptible to get fungal infections and many other allergies. With a little bit of care and change, you can easily achieve clean and supple feet during monsoon season.
To ensure healthy and happy feet, here are some home remedies which you can add to your daily skincare routine:
Apple Cider Vinegar is one of the vital kitchen ingredients to curb fungal infection. Prepare a solution of ACV and water, taking in equal quantities and apply to the affected area with a cotton ball. Wait for 30 mins and pat it dry with a clean towel.
Whether it’s monsoon or summer, many people face the problem of smelly feet. But with this home remedy, you can get rid of the obnoxious smell easily. Mix camphor powder with talcum powder and sprinkle this mixture before wearing your socks. You can also ground the camphor into fine powder. This remedy prevents smelly feet.
Have you heard of fish spa foot massage? If yes, then you must be well-aware of its remarkable results. The fish spa foot massage helps to clear t5he dead cells around the feet and leaves them clean and moisturized.
The long working days can make your feet tired and rough. Soak your feet into a bucket half-filled with lukewarm water and add salt and 10 lemon or orange oil. (Lemon or orange juice will also work just in case you have essential oils.) The foot soak relaxes the foot muscles and has germicidal properties.
If you’re someone who loves foot massage but going to a spa is not possible. Apply this oil and massage for a relaxing and calming experience. Prepare a mixture of 100 ml olive oil, 2 drops of rosemary oil and 2 drops of each eucalyptus and rose oil. Store the mixture in an airtight container. The oil mixture is perfect for cooling foot massage.
Just like your face, your feet too need exfoliation and scrubbing. Apply papaya mask on feet.
Papaya is rich in anti-oxidant and high in vitamin C which leaves the skin to soften and soothe.
Use tea tree oil to prevent feet allergies and fungus infection.
Just like exfoliation, apply a foot mask is vital for healthy feet. Prepare a mask using Multani Mitti (fullers earth), neem powder, honey and turmeric. Apply it once a week. After the mask, massage the feet with olive oil. This soothes the ache and pain.
Use a pumice stone to scrub the cracked heels. The pumice stone cleanses the dead cells from the skin and apply good foot cream for moisturized skin.
Once a week, give some time for your pampering sessions. Soak your feet in warm water with salt and shampoo in 10-15 minutes relaxes feet muscles and relieve pain. Scrub the heels with pumice stone and apply a Multani mitti pack to cleanse and soften the heels. Daily usage for good moisturizing cream keeps your feet soft and supple.
Inculcating foot care tips and remedies in your daily routine helps you to keep your feet beautiful and graceful.