Crack the fear of Cracked Heels with these Home Remedies

Ever wondered about the hours you spend standing! Be it office or home, your feet are rigorously exposed to overwork and pollution. Moreover, your feet are deprived of natural moisture due to the absence of oil glands. This leads to dry feet and hence painful cracked heels. Even some diseases like eczema, diabetes, thyroid and psoriasis can cause dry and cracked feet.

Hershe’s beauty care salon hereunder brings some of the effective home remedies which give you smooth and lovely feet.

Coconut Oil

The most basic and effective ingredient which can always be found at homes is coconut oil. Being hydrating in nature, it moisturizes the dry and removes dead skin. It penetrates to deeper layers making the feet healthier and softer inside out.

Massage your feet with coconut oil and cover it with socks. Keep it overnight and bath as usual in morning. Continue this for few days and you will see the result.

Baking Soda

Possessing anti-inflammatory properties, baking soda is an excellent exfoliant which removes dead skin and smoothens your feet.

Add baking soda to half a bucket of warm water and let it dissolve. Soak you feet in it for 15 mins and then use a pumice stone to gently scrub the feet. Wash the feet with clean lukewarm water. Do this twice a week.

Olive Oil

While plan on self-grooming, you ought to have olive oil at your place. It can word wonder for the cracked heels. Olive is a wonderful healer with nourishing properties to make skin soft and supple.

Take table spoon of olive oil and apply on the heels using cotton. Massage gently in circular motion for 15 minutes. Wear thick cotton socks and wash off the feet after an hour. Do this every day to have lovely feet.

Lemon and Vaseline

The winter essential Vaseline with lemon with its acidic properties give the feet the moisturizing they need, making them softer.

Soak the feet in warm water for 15-20 minutes. Mix Vaseline and few drops of lemon juice & apply on the cracked part of heels. Wear woolen socks overnight so as to keep the feet warm and let the mix get absorbed for effective results. Follow this every night before going to bed.

Banana & Avocado Mask

Rich in various essential oils, fats & vitamins, Avocado helps the skin to repair and heal. Banana being a great moisturizer helps skin to become smoother and softer.

Take a ripe banana and half avocado and blend them. Apply the creamy paste to the feet and let it sit for 15-20 minutes. Wash it off with lukewarm water. This can be done everyday.


Give your feet the attention they deserve and you will feel beautiful from within. Exfoliate and moisture cracked heels using right remedies. Or, just book a pedicure session at Hershe’s beauty care salon.

Avail number quality services such as Hair Treatment & Styling, Nail Art, MakeUp (regular & bridal), Manicure & Pedicure, Waxing & Threading and many more from the professionals at Hershe’s family salon.

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