Hard Skin On Feet

Hard Skin On Feet?

Hard Skin On Feet: This hard skin can appear as a big thick callus or even pin-point corns. Calluses are wide, corns are deep and painful.

 

Do Have Thick Hard Skin On Your Feet?

            

Say Yes To Hard Skin On Feet If You Have:

  • Hard skin on the feet exists mostly on the heels, ball of the foot, the big toe and 5th toe.
  • Hard skin is usually calluses and corns
  • Corns are deep pinpoint “pebble-like masses”.
  • Calluses can cover your heels and ball of the foot.
  • Calluses can be cracked.

Say No To Hard Skin On Feet If You Have:

  • If you have dry feet without thick hard skin.
  • If you have an itchy rash without thick hard skin.
  • If you have redness, itching or an open sore.
  • If you have skin peeling.
  • Any bump, lumps or discolorations.
  • Any toenail problems.

 

 

What Causes Hard Skin On Feet?

Hard Skin On Feet
Hard Skin On Feet are most commonly in the form of calluses or corns. Calluses are usually on the heel and ball of the foot.
  • Hard skin on the feet almost always develops due to increased pressure.
  • Just like a callus hand form on a finger, it can on your feet.
  • The more pressure and friction your feet experience, the harder the skin will get.
  • Hard skin can also occur due to dry feet.
  • People who sweat a lot in their shoes get dry skin, this is because they lose water!

 

 

 

 

How To Soften Hard Skin On Feet:

  • The key to softening the dry skin on your feet is to moisturize.
  • But water is not the answer.
  • Water actually dehydrates your skin.
  • You must use oils and moisturizers!
  • You can also soak your feet in a foot bath with epsom salts.
  • The epsom salts help “fluff up” the hard skin.
  • Just make sure to apply moisturizer later!

 

How To Get Rid Of Hard Skin On Your Feet:

How To Get Rid Of Hard Skin On Your Feet
How To Get Rid Of Hard Skin On Your Feet: Once the hard skin is moisturized or soaked, use a pumice stone or emery board. This will break off the loose thick skin.
  • Once you soften up the hard skin on your feet with moisturizers.
  • Use a pumice stone or an emery board to get rid of the hard skin.