+ Reply to Thread
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 16
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Posts
    1,092
    Thanks
    139
    Thanked
    293
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts

    Default Cracked heels

    My heels are terrible, they crack (not badly) and they look like they have blistered and popped. What are some home remedies I can try? I have tried soaking my feet in hot water and using one of those rough stick things that you get to rub the skin off, but its not enough...

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Posts
    3,307
    Thanks
    46
    Thanked
    985
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Eulactol regularly also I know we had a specialist using zinc co paste. Get one those blade things too they are good . And stop wearing bad shoes!!!!

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Newcastle, NSW
    Posts
    6,648
    Thanks
    99
    Thanked
    862
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    get the milky feet thingys from priceline. they are like plastic booties you wear for umm 40mins or so and then over the next week you feet shed a whole layer and youre left with silky feet

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Posts
    1,092
    Thanks
    139
    Thanked
    293
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Bad shoes cause it?

    How do you know if they are bad?

  5. #5
    drewid's Avatar
    drewid is offline Meet the amazing boy who falls asleep with a sandwich in his mouth!
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    Griffin
    Posts
    7,191
    Thanks
    3
    Thanked
    134
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Slather your feet with moisturiser - lots of it - and then put socks on and go to bed. Wake up in the morning with soft feet

  6. #6
    headoverfeet's Avatar
    headoverfeet is offline The truth will set you free, but first it will **** you off. -Gloria Steinem
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Location
    Australia
    Posts
    18,954
    Thanks
    3,142
    Thanked
    4,892
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 posts
    Awards:
    100 Posts in a week
    I use sorbolene cream each night and a foot file if needed (on dry feet).

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Posts
    2,206
    Thanks
    135
    Thanked
    608
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Bad shoes is thongs and sandals made of plastic got me, they dry my feet out.

  8. #8
    Mrs Molly Coddle's Avatar
    Mrs Molly Coddle is offline I've admitted in writing that veve is awesome - eeek she has proof!!!
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Posts
    3,296
    Thanks
    121
    Thanked
    221
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by RmumR View Post
    get the milky feet thingys from priceline. they are like plastic booties you wear for umm 40mins or so and then over the next week you feet shed a whole layer and youre left with silky feet
    This!

  9. #9
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Posts
    3,307
    Thanks
    46
    Thanked
    985
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Thongs and shows that don't support the heel correctly . Need well fitting supportive shoes!

  10. #10
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Posts
    10,618
    Thanks
    905
    Thanked
    1,482
    Reviews
    19
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by drewid View Post
    Slather your feet with moisturiser - lots of it - and then put socks on and go to bed. Wake up in the morning with soft feet
    This is what i do too, it works great
    I like to use something nice and thick like a paw paw balm.


 

Similar Threads

  1. Cracked dry hands?
    By 2ndtimemumma in forum Beauty
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 03-02-2013, 20:47
  2. Cracked Heels :(
    By Purple Lily in forum Beauty
    Replies: 22
    Last Post: 06-07-2012, 16:19
  3. cracked nipples at 11 months???
    By Mopoke in forum Breastfeeding Support
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 13-02-2012, 05:48

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
christmas gift guidesee all Red Stocking
Mother and Baby Shop
Save $$$ during our Christmas Sale Mother and Baby Shop
Great prices on Schoenhut kids pianos, toys, baby clothing as well as big brands like Pigeon, NUK, Cherub Baby and many more. Sale starts on 1 November 2016 and ends on the 27 December 2016. Hurry! Place your order today!
sales & new stuffsee all
Bub Hub Sales Listing
HAVING A SALE? Let parents know about it with a Bub Hub Sales listing. Listings are featured on our well trafficked Sales Page + selected randomly to appear on EVERY page
featured supporter
Little Rugby NSW
Catch, weave, chase, run, but most of all have FUN! Little Rugby runs a NSW network of fun, safe and non-contact footy classes for BOYS and GIRLS aged 2yrs – 7th birthday.
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!