How to get rid of calluses on his feet

"And once again I stepped on the pet peeve." Familiar phrase? Today, along with healingandbodywork we talk about an inconspicuous, but at the same time delivering a lot of inconvenience defect - of corn, how to get rid of them and what to do, so they do not appear.

To begin with we'll look at what meancorn. This word more on hearing ordinary people, medicine corn have another term. Doctors call seals - corns or calluses - giperkerastoz. This means that the skin grows rapidly at these locations and compacted. This is due to the body's defense reaction to friction and other mechanical stress on the skin of the lower extremities.

Why is this happening?

First of all, doctors say, the corn onlegs appear due to uncomfortable or tight shoes. If you wear just such shoes, and even with narrow-toed, high-heeled shoes or, conversely, your shoes are very wide, worn-- corns you can not avoid. Even those nasty seals on the legs skin can be caused by wearing tight clothes of rough, which is constantly tert skin.

Among the causes of corns on the feet canbe a disease like obesity. If a person is overweight, is correspondingly increased and the load on the lower limbs. Also, diseases such as diabetes mellitus and a shortage of vitamin A can lead to corns.

Among the nasty pathogens giperkerastoza doctors say fungal diseases of the skin feet and nails, flat feet, and other diseases of the musculoskeletal system and skin diseases - psoriasis.

What types of corns

Corns appear on your heels, feet, as well asbetween fingers and toes. They are naturally very interfere with walking, because the load is increased, and it is in place of corn localization, people will feel the pain.

If time does not pay attention to the problem - calluses start to become inflamed.

Corns release of such species:

  • water;
  • corns;
  • dry;
  • bone.

Consider each separately.

Water blisters - occur when the skin friction, itmechanical damage. For example, if you bought new shoes and decided to just go for a walk in them - you can easily rub the skin of the feet. If the shoes do not take off on time, the redness of the skin can turn into a water bubble. Inside this bubble is formed a transparent liquid. If at this point the skin rubbed very hard but maybe with the liquid inside the hydrocephalus may be present, and the blood. Such corn especially painful.

Very often, the owner of such callusesThey are women, and they often strive to get rid of the problem by piercing needle blister. Doing this can not in any case. Firstly, you can carry infection and get on the operating table, and secondly, if the corn pierced - the problem is not solved, and the puncture site will be exactly the same dropsy. Especially careful should be the people suffering from the disease diabetes.

Among the varieties there are blisterscorn called "bution". It appears on the big toe and the side surface. Bution growing gradually and the liquid increases with each passing day, respectively, and increases pain. Such corn alone can not be cured, but can only remove bution surgically. And to no longer return to the caring hands of a surgeon, you need to learn one simple rule - only wear comfortable shoes.

Corns occur when a person has longwhile walking barefoot on a hard floor or when the shoes uncomfortable and puts pressure on the soles of the feet. Corns appear on his heels, as well as on the base of the thumb. Get rid of corns difficult years and they can be on the feet of man.

Also, according to doctors, corns often occur in people who have a disease such as flat feet.

Dried corn on the kind of yellowish. There are both thick and thin, often cracking that gives the holder a huge inconvenience. Most corns occur on the soles of the feet and the side surfaces of the toes. May be formed on the little fingers and big toes. When a person has such corn, when they begin walking "burn", that causes discomfort in humans.

Bone. Particular corn which do not grow on the skin and in the bone. There may be a result of fractures, as well as a constant load on the bone. There are cases where fractures grow together when there are calluses.

The most unpleasant - bone spurs, also calledheel. It is caused by pressure on the heel bone. Among the factors that are conducive to the emergence of heel spurs note obesity, strong load on the legs, spine diseases and pathology of the joints on the legs.

The more dangerous

Corns common: water and dry considered the least safe. They can cause a person discomfort when walking. But there is a more serious disease - when the corn begins to crack, and the bubbles burst and the infection can get into the wound. Pay special attention need to choose shoes and monitor the health of the legs for people who have diabetes are diseases of nervous system and blood vessels.

We act correctly

If you have a water corn - it should be treated with antiseptic solutions and to create certain conditions, so that it quickly dried up.

Unfortunately, spurs and calluses treated only by surgery.

From dry calluses on the feet can be removed inoffice or pedicure masters in beauty salons. There you will be offered to remove the corn laser. Also, using the laser skin surface can be sanded, and with liquid nitrogen soften rough skin.

Also, corns and calluses, you can trycured at home using ordinary lemon. It is necessary to take off his skin and make face - yellow side to the calluses, secure with a bandage or adhesive plaster. During the night the corn softens and can be easily removed.

Some simple recipes

With simple products, which are availablewe have at hand, you can also deal with calluses on his feet. Just remember that getting rid of "pet peeves" will be long. So it will need to be patient.

  1. Take a piece of aloe and kalanchoe. It needs to be cut in half and attach to the night where it hurts. Sheet fix gauze bandage. On the morning of the sheet you want to remove, and the problematic place to rub with pumice.
  2. Steam the corn and put grated fresh onions. Roll up and leave for the night.
  3. You can steam corn in a bowl. Take an ordinary serum and heat it. The serum hot steam out of corn.

pharmacy agents

Often, when we feel "the emerging" corn,this is the place we try to stick a band-aid, that is, to protect our feet. But we only protect the skin from the dust and germs, but we decide not the problem itself. Corn is still in place.

The pharmacy has a wide range of adhesives,Choose those that are impregnated by special means. Such patches can help you get rid of the pain. Also, patches impregnated soften calluses, which can then be removed with a pumice stone.

If your old calluses and dry, buyspecial ointment. Read part of it and buy ointment with salicylic acid. Before using the ointment corn need to steam. Good reviews got ointment "Super Antimozolin", "Bensalitin", "Mozoyl".

Treat corns folk remedies

№1 tool for the treatment of corns on the feet withusing folk remedies - this is an ordinary vegetable oil. Lubricate the skin it, do not spare the oil. On the feet, wear socks, they should be well oiled in the places where you have calluses. Then wrap the legs with polyethylene and again put on clean, dry socks. You have turned a compress. During the night the oil softens calluses, and in the morning it will be easy to clean off. This procedure must be repeated several times.

You can also use other, equally effective ways:

  1. Take propolis and mix it with fat. Apply to corn.
  2. Soak the bread in the vinegar and apply to corn.
  3. Take an onion, clean it, cut in halfand pour vinegar. Insist in a dark place for 24 hours. Sequentially remove scales and apply them to the affected area in the morning and evening. You can soak and thus the very husks.
  4. Blisters can be steam in the water with potassium permanganate and sea salt. Keep your feet in water for 20 minutes.
  5. You can make compresses of potatoes. Grate raw potato, grated and apply to corn, a bag of wind, and then a bandage. Keep the compress for 15 minutes, then rinse with warm water. Make a compress before bedtime.
  6. Such familiar fruits and vegetables like tomatoes, prunes and figs can cope with blisters. Rub them on a grater and apply to the affected area for 10 minutes. Do these packs every day.
  7. If you are uncomfortable shoes and in one place you constantly rub the skin, place a cotton ball, sprinkled with tannin. It protects the skin.


If you have sensitive skin and are very oftenthere are calluses on the feet, you should observe a few simple rules. Keep track of your shoes, it should be comfortable, buy products made from natural materials, your feet will "breathe". If you feel discomfort while walking, it is better to keep in a handbag special bactericidal plaster.

Do not wear too loose shoes. It can also negatively affect the health of your feet.

Do not forget to care for your feet. Pamper them with salt baths. At night, lubricate foot nourishing cream, but better - castor oil. Add to it a few drops of tea tree oil, it has an antiseptic effect.

If you have excessive sweating feet - drinktincture of sage and nettle. And eat more carrots with sour cream, carrot and make cocktails. If you can not eat a lot of carrots - buy at the pharmacy vitamin A.

And watch your weight, extra weight decorated nobody.

Be healthy!