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Monthly Archives: February 2014

Painful and Thick Toenails

Painful and Thick Toenails

Whether it’s caused by shoe irritation, an injury, or simply nail neglect, toenails can become thick and painful to groom. One out of 50 people will develop a condition called onychogryphosis, which causes your nail to thicken and curve as a form of protection. Unfortunately, this condition is not only unsightly, (it’s commonly referred to […]

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Cracked Heels can be from a Vitamin A Deficiency

Cracked Heels can be from a Vitamin A Deficiency

Vitamin A is a fat-soluble vitamin that promotes eye health and a healthy immune system. If you’re dealing with calloused and cracked heels, it could mean that your body is lacking in vitamin A. You can relieve dry heels by applying Miracle Foot Repair, an aloe vera-based cream available in most drugstores. High doses of […]

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Try Vodka To Wipe Out Foot Odor

Try Vodka To Wipe Out Foot Odor

If your feet are giving off a pungent odor, just wipe them with a vodka-soaked cloth. As a drying antiseptic, the alcohol in vodka destroys fungus and bacteria. Wiping your feet with vodka will also help dry out moisture, stopping future fungi growth.* If you don’t have any vodka on hand, rubbing alcohol will have […]

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