Published: Wed November 27, 2013
Categories: Top 5 Advice
With summer getting closer with every turn of the calendar page, the time is now to put away your socks, boots and shoes and put your best foot forward...
Follow these simply steps to smooth, beautiful summer feet
1) Soak you sole the soles of your feet take all the pressure of your daily activities creating a thick dry and often cracked skin. Dry flaking heels can also be a sign of not enough essential fats in the diet.
For soft and smooth start out with a 5 to 10 minute soak of your feet in warm water. Add a couple of drops of tea tree essential oil to increase the softness and offer antifungal and antiseptic protection.
2) Exfoliate massage a hydroxy acid based scrub over the feet for up to 5 mins to remove the dead skin and buff out a new surface.For extra hard cracked and thick skin try using a light rub with a pumice stone. Rinse and dry.
3)Hydrate cover your feet in moisturiser to hydrate and leave to soak in. For increased hydration cover each foot with a plastic bag and put on some thick socks and leave overnight. Skinstitut Repair Balm is perfect to use as an overnight ultra-rich foot balm.
4) Apply SPF the tops of the toes can also get a hammering in the sun so remember to apply SPF 50 to the tops of your feet and rub in a good oil around the top nails to soften the cuticles.
5) Add a splash of colour feet always look ultra-glam with a touch of nail polish but just remember the brighter the colour the more attention to the toes.
So there you have it. Follow these 5 simple steps and in next to no time you will be ready to face the party season with your party feet..