Sandal season is upon us and we’re pretty excited about getting those toes out! But after a long winter, it’s not just bright white legs that can be bothersome. All those months in boots and thick socks (and, to be honest, the slight carelessness that comes with them) can lead to thick, cracked heels and general dryness.
Sandal shy? Try these homemade foot treatments that will get you ready for your spring pedi in no time.
6 Foot Scrub, Soak + Balm Recipes
Bananas make an excellent skin softener, so this mask is perfect before an exfoliation.
With this piña colada foot spa trio, an added bonus is that your home might just end up smelling like a tropical island retreat!
When your feet are on display in cute sandals, soft soles and non-cracked heels are a must. This combination of foot soak and scrub made with coffee grounds will take care of that for you.
If shoes and socks brought you Athlete’s foot, get rid of it naturally with this essential oil antifungal powder.
With soothing lavender and moisturizing shea butter, this balm is perfect for those harsh heels and toes.
The combination of magnesium and sulfate in Epsom salt is highly effective tonic for all sorts of ailments. And simply soaking your feet in it can have full-body benefits ranging from improved sleep to reducing pain.15