New Delhi: We take proper care of our skin and hair during winter but often tends to ignore our feet.
One should take special care of feet in winter season as it becomes drier as there are no oil glands present there and can lead to cracked heels.
Here are some tips to take care of your feet:
Moisturise your feet
One should moisturise your feet twice a day with moisturiser to keep the feet from getting rough and dry.
Honey and warm water therapy
You can also soak your feet in warm water mixed with honey and gently scrub the affected area. Honey contains bactericidal and antiseptic properties in it which also acts as an effective moisturising agent.
Massage with olive oil
Massage your feet with olive oil helps in moisturising the cracked area along with stimulating the blood circulation. Olive oil also keeps the skin smooth and nourished.
One should always wear cotton socks to aid good air circulation and also prevents dry skin and keeps your feet moisturised lowering the risk of cracked heels.