5 Home Remedies For Dreaded Cracked Heels

When we think about the appearance of our feet, heels are usually the last thing that comes to mind. However, this area is important to your everyday wear and tear as well as being able to look gorgeous while barefoot. No matter your age, heel care is important to keep your feet looking and feeling fresh. 

We've compiled a simple guide to ridding yourself of cracked heels to feel better about your skin. These home remedies are quick and easy to follow so you can stride in style. 

Five Ways To Eliminate Your Cracked Heel 

1. Try a proper soak! 

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Pamper yourself with a spa night in minutes! Make a bath with our favorite soap and lukewarm water in the container of your choice. Next, soak your feet for about 20 minutes until they feel soft. Consider a scrubbing brush or loofah to remove the dead skin afterward. Take the time to relax and read a great book while the soak does the trick. 


2. Get your feet sweet with honey 


Keep your feet smelling and looking sweet by using honey as a scrub. You'll want to use honey as a mask and keep it on your feet for as long as you'd like. Kick them toes up and enjoy the antioxidants of this natural product you can find right in your kitchen. After you scrub, your feet will feel soft to the touch. 

3. Moisturize, moisturize, moisturize! 


Many body moisturizers can be used on your feet as well but you may want to look for products directed at your tootsies. Special balms and serums are super easy to use and can be combined with exfoliating scrubs to help your heels. You may wanna pair this serum with a heel and foot mechanical scrubber to get the job done. 

4. Coconut oil works wonders 


We all know coconut oil is great for cooking but consider it as a lotion as well. This natural moisturizer is a simple healer for cracked skin with inflammatory properties that also smells great. Simply scrub with a washcloth and you're ready for sandal weather. 

5. Use Vaseline with your socks 


May sound sticky but you can use Vaseline on your heels and put on a pair of socks to soften them overnight. The heat of your socks will let the moisture set in and you can just toss them in the washing machine after. This tip is also great when you need a night off to rest your feet. 

Treat Your Cracked Heels At Home 


Treat your heels to some pampering and try our tips in the company of your own home. We hope these tips can help you get rid of those unsightly cracked heels. Feel free to tell your friends and family if this guide helps! A little lotion goes a long way to making you feel fresh and foot forward. 

You'll love the look and feel of your feet when you take care of your heels. Step ahead of the crowd and flaunt your stride!