Since colder temperatures can lead to dry, cracked skin, bacteria can find its way through these openings, so moisturising skin is essential. There are lots of good lotions and creams on the market. The best creams are absorbed quickly and leave your feet moisturised without being slick and greasy. Choose a cream that addresses your specific needs whether that’s cracked, flaky skin, anti-inflammatory, odour reduction or anti-fungal.
I use Gehwol Blue in the clinic which contains natural essential oils of mountain pine, lavender and rosemary along with invigorating camphor and cooling menthol relieve sore aching feet. immediately.
Cocoa Butter from the Body Shop is a favourite of patients in Trowbridge. There are few more indulgent ingredients in nature than cocoa butter. Its rich moisturising properties instantly smooth and intensely hydrate skin to leave it feeling soft, supple and smelling beautifully sweet.
When using them, spread lightly on the foot then cover with a sock to allow for proper absorption.