If you’re dealing with a nasty fungal infection on your feet or they just smell bad, we have the perfect remedy for you. The mixture will exfoliate your feet and fight the fungi back, effectively resolving all your troubles.
The remedy is actually very simple – it’s a mixture of aspirin and lemon juice. Lemon can exfoliate and clean your feet, while aspirins are an analgesic and anticoagulant medication that is commonly used to relieve heart problems, headaches, fever and circulatory problems. Although not many people are aware of it, it can also improve the quality of your skin. Aspirin has often been used as a remedy for blackheads and acne as well as other impurities that appear on the face.
Thanks to its composition, aspirin is also great against fungi and can relieve the symptoms of fungal infections effectively. It contains a variety of compounds that are great for your skin and has anti-inflammatory properties that can relieve different skin problems without harming your skin. For example, it works great against dark spots on the skin which usually occur after excessive sun exposure as well as a high concentration of toxins in the skin. The remedy will also soften calluses on your skin and accelerate the healing of cracked feet.
The ingredients used in the remedy are cheap and easily available and since they’re not too abrasive, they are suitable for all skin types. In fact, regular application of the remedy will also improve the quality of your skin besides treating the problems on your feet.
Here’s what you need to do:
- 5 aspirins
- Lemon juice
- Pumice stone
Crush the aspirins with a mortar and pestle until they’re turned to powder, then add a few drops of water to create a nice paste. Now, add the lemon juice and mix everything nicely – if the paste is too dry, add a bit more lemon juice or water.
Wash your feet with water well and pat them dry with a towel, then apply a thin layer of the mixture on the affected areas and leave it to work for 20-30 minutes.
Rinse with lukewarm water afterward, then rub your feet with a pumice stone.
Repeat the process 2-3 times a week for best results.
Besides treating your skin problems, the mixture will exfoliate your feet and hydrate them, effectively improving their appearance and health.