Folk remedies for cracked heels and skin.
Rub the green onion feathers into the pulp and apply the product to the cracks in the skin and heel. Make compresses at night;
In folk medicine, there is such a recipe: mix in equal parts by volume onion juice, aloe juice, fish oil, add flour, make a cake and apply the product to the crack on the heel. The cake can be left overnight. In the morning, remove the product, wipe your feet with a decoction of oak or calendula bark, do not wipe, let it dry, then grease with a nourishing cream;
With deep cracks, folk healers advise making starch baths: stir 1 tablespoon of potato starch in 1 liter of water. Such baths are carried out daily for 30 minutes (preferably before bedtime) until the cracks completely disappear (usually 7-12 procedures are required). After the bath, the cracks are lubricated with a fat cream or glycerin;
Boil potato peels and warm hands and feet in this broth. The duration of treatment with this folk remedy is 20-25 minutes. After the procedure, hands and feet should be washed with clean warm water and lubricated with castor oil;
With a tendency to cracked heels, products containing vitamins A, B, C should be introduced into the daily diet;
For cracks in the heel, you can use the following remedy: pour 1 tablespoon of marigold flowers with a little water (only so that the flowers are covered with water) and boil for 5 minutes over low heat. Grind a small onion to a mushy state, chop 1 tablespoon of Kalanchoe. Mix all these components and apply this mass to the cracks.
You need to keep it for no more than 3 hours. The same mixture cleans well the keratinized areas on the skin. Eliminates corns. The course of treatment should be carried out for 2-3 weeks;
With cracks on the feet, such a folk remedy is used: pour a handful of flaxseed and the same amount of well-chopped potato peel 0.5 liters of water and cook until a thick gruel is formed. Cool to 38–42 ° C and keep your feet in the gruel for 15–20 minutes.
After that, rinse them with warm water and carefully cut off the hardened skin along the edges of the cracks. Lubricate the cracks with 2% iodine tincture, and then rub the cream all over the foot.
Cracks in the skin, causes
Cracks in the skin or mucous membrane occur with excessive dry skin, loss of elasticity, or inflammatory infiltration.
Most often, cracks in the skin form in the area of natural folds: in the corners of the mouth, behind the ears, as well as in places subject to trauma, for example, on the palms, soles, heels.
Infection can enter the body through deep cracks in the skin.
Symptoms: Deep cracks are painful and bleed. Scars may form after healing.