You may think that the only way to have perfect feet is to visit a local beauty salon. But if you believe that, you're wrong! There are other alternatives that can help you achieve perfect feet without leaving home (2 recipes included!).
Why should you take care of your feet? Well, because your feet support all of our weight every day, and sometimes we don't have a few minutes to take care of them properly. With a little organization, you can easily pamper your feet without leaving home.
3 tips to get perfect feet
1) Moisturize your feet properly
First, it is important to use a moisturizer that functions for your feet. If the cream you have in your house says hand cream, that is designed to be used on your hands, so choose a product for your feet. It is advisable to moisturize your feet every day since the skin of your feet tends to be dry.
2) Take care of your nails
It might seem obvious, but your nails need to be trimmed frequently. Before trimming, soak your feet so that it will be easier for you to cut them and it also may prevent nails from splitting. After you trim them, clean the surfaces underneath each toenail by carefully rubbing a cotton swab between the toe and the tip of the nail.
3) Soak your feet regularly
Take a bath or soak your feet in warm water for 10 to 15 minutes to help soften the skin. Soaking your feet helps hydrate your skin, soothe sore feet and soften skin, making it easier to exfoliate. However, it can also make you feel relaxed. For this treatment, you can add some salt to your bath to create a relaxing moment, and Epsom salt has many benefits for your feet.
Here are 2 home-made remedies for your feet
Ginger and peroxide
You can have a homemade remedy by combining ginger with peroxide. You can take advantage of the anti-inflammatory properties and you will also help reduce pain in case of tension. You will need 2 tbsp of ground ginger, 6 tbsp of peroxide, 6 cups of water. Heat the water until it gets warm, pour into a large bowl, and add the ginger and peroxide. Soak your feet inside for 15-20 minutes. Then wash with soap, and moisturize as usual.
Sea salt, baking soda, and lavender oil
With this recipe, you will get your feet relaxed. If you do it 2-3 times a week you will experience less tension and better blood circulation. Besides, this remedy helps to remove dead skin cells. For this, you will need 4 tbsp of sea salt, 6 tbsp of baking soda, 10 drops of lavender oil, and 6 cups of water. Heat the water until the water is warm, pour it into a bowl, and add the ingredients. Soak your feet for 20 minutes, then rinse and pat dry. Apply your favorite foot cream, put on some socks, and relax!
There are no more excuses for not having shiny feet! You only need a few minutes to take care of yourself, remember that health is synonymous with beauty.