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Acupuncture for Feet
Acupuncture for Feet
Although acupuncture is generally considered a complementary therapy that treats ailments of the whole body it can also be successfully used to improve specific…...
Anointing Oil for Feet
Anointing Oil for Feet
Considered a religious ceremony in many parts of the world anointing the feet with perfumed oils is also a modern day practice of blessing and protecting....
Athlete's Foot: Natural Remedies
Athlete's Foot: Natural Remedies
Combatting the problems of Athlete's Foot with natural remedies can provide a cost, and health, effective solution to this uncomfortable infection....
Baby Foot Casting
Baby Foot Casting
Casting a baby's foot in plaster, creates a uniquely personal sculpture and keepsake. Home casting keepsake kits also allow you to partake in the whole creation process....
Backpacker's Foot Facial
Backpacker's Foot Facial
Feet that are constantly on the move become hot, sore and prone to painful blisters. Understanding the best ways of reducing the risk of developing painful feet will…...
Combating Foot Odour
Combating Foot Odour
Foot odour is a common problem and is most easily combatted by changing hygiene practices. It is caused by excessive production of or build-up of bacteria on the skin…...
Cosmetic Foot Surgery
Cosmetic Foot Surgery
Cosmetic surgery can be performed to correct foot deformities that restrict movement and flexibility, but also to enhance the general appearance of the feet....
Establishing a Good Foot Care Routine
Establishing a Good Foot Care Routine
Developing a good footr care routine should be a part of everyone's life and can help to prevetn many ailments from occurring. Hygiene and prevention are key to…...
Feet and Flying
Feet and Flying
Many people find the pleasure of holidays and flying can be greatly reduced because of problems with their feet and ankles whilst flying. Swelling, discomfort and…...
Five Steps to an Easy Pedicure
Five Steps to an Easy Pedicure
An easy pedicure does not have to cost a lot of money. Five simple steps is all it takes to ensure you have a salon perfect pedicure every time....
Foot Care After Surgery
Foot Care After Surgery
As with all types of surgery after-care is an essential part of foot surgery. Without adequate care, support and recuperation correct healing and recovery becomes…...
Foot Surgery
Foot Surgery
Those who suffer from foot problems will know how debilitating it can be. Foot surgery can be an option for helping to overcome or reduce many of the common problems…...
Guide to Children's Shoes
Guide to Children's Shoes
As children's feet develop it is essential to ensure the correct sized shoe is worn. This is best achieved by getting their feet measured by a trained person who will…...
How Reflexology Works Using the Feet
How Reflexology Works Using the Feet
Reflexology is a complementary therapy based on theories that certain pressure points on the feet are indirectly related to other parts of the anatomy....
How to Choose a Podiatrist?
How to Choose a Podiatrist?
The same considerations, and care, that are taken over choosing a GP should be extended to choosing a podiatrist. After all this healthcare professional will be…...
How to Give a Home Pedicure
How to Give a Home Pedicure
A simple at-home pedicure will help your feet stay in tip-top condition, and will enable you to experience a touch of salon luxury....
How to Give a Therapeutic Foot Massage
How to Give a Therapeutic Foot Massage
After a hard day on your feet nothing beats the pleasure of a therapeutic foot massage. Knowing how to give a good therapeutic foot massage however, is also as…...
How to Reduce Cankles
How to Reduce Cankles
Chunky calves that disappear into thick ankles are known as cankles. If this less than slender body part affects an individual's confidence in their body and…...
How to Take Better Care of Your Feet
How to Take Better Care of Your Feet
Taking good care of your feet need not be an arduous task. Taking a few positive steps towards maintaining a better footcare hygiene regime means your feet will feel…...
How To Treat Haglands Heel Bumps
How To Treat Haglands Heel Bumps
Haglunds heel bumps are small deformities found on the heel bone. They cause a protrusion of bone into the surrounding tissues which can result in a lot of pain and…...
How to Use Nail Clippers Effectively
How to Use Nail Clippers Effectively
Nail clippers are pieces of equipment designed to assist in cutting nails, but if they not used correctly they may increase the risk of infections developing....
Insoles and Orthotics
Insoles and Orthotics
Insoles and orthotics are pieces of equipment aimed at releiving the pain the and discomfort of several foot and ankle conditions, particularly long term problems.…...
Pedicures
Pedicures
Pedicures can be a very useful way of relaxing and looking after the feet at the same time. A pedicurist can help alleviate problems caused by hard skin, poor nail…...
Podiatry and Chiropody
Podiatry and Chiropody
Chiropody, or more modernly called podiatry, is a branch of medicine that concerns the health of the foot. Chiropodists are trained professionals that can examine,…...
Pregnancy and Feet
Pregnancy and Feet
Pregnancy cause many changes within the female body, including the feet. Sudden changes in weight, posture and balance can all contribute to the deterioration or…...
Preventing and Treating Cracked Heels
Preventing and Treating Cracked Heels
Cracked heels are a very common complaint especially amongst females. They can be uncomfortable and look unsightly but are not considered to be a serious condition....
Preventing and Treating Hard Skin
Preventing and Treating Hard Skin
Hard skin is a very common occurence, especially on the foot as the skin in this area needs to be tougher that the rest of the body due to the pressure it is put under…...
Reflexology Self Treatment
Reflexology Self Treatment
Enjoying a reflexology self-treatment, between visits to a trained therapist, or in place of a professional session, allows your feet to experience a deeper sense of…...
Rough Feet Homemade Remedy
Rough Feet Homemade Remedy
A homemade remedy can provide effective treatment for dry, rough skin on the feet. Checking the contents of your kitchen cupboard, before purchasing expensive creams…...
Sport and Foot Problems
Sport and Foot Problems
Most people who undertake a lot of sports will be more at risk of developing problems with their feet due to the added pressures and risks put on them. Some of these…...
The Art of Foot Reading
The Art of Foot Reading
Foot reading is the art of exploring personality and character via the shape, size, skin tone and general wellbeing of your feet. Whilst it may not be able to predict…...
The Benefits of a Paraffin Wax Treatment
The Benefits of a Paraffin Wax Treatment
Besides providing a soothing, relaxing treatment Paraffin Wax can provide many beneficial therapeutic uses, and positive cosmetic enhancement to the condition of skin....
Walking Socks and Liners
Walking Socks and Liners
Although it is vital to carefully select the right shoe or boot for walking and hiking activities, it is equally essential to make sure the correct sock of shoe liner…...
What is Ayurvedic Footcare?
What is Ayurvedic Footcare?
By learning to care for your feet properly you begin to incorporate Ayurvedic practice into your footcare regime. Ayurvedic footcare treats the whole body, improves…...
Winter Foot Care
Winter Foot Care
If we neglect our feet during the summer there is a good chance that they will be even more neglected during the cold winter period. Understanding the importance of…...
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