A 55-year-old female asked:
What kind of homemade foot scrub would be safe for a diabetic?
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Interventional Radiology 20 years experience
Depends: Ask your podiatrist. It will depend on the condition of your feet, blood flow, neuropathy, etc....
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Podiatry 12 years experience
Regular soap.: Wash your feet with regular soap, taking care to wash between your toes. Dry them well afterward (again--especially between your toes), and apply lotion to areas of dryness (heels, most likely--never between your toes). You don't need to soak in epsom salts (this will dry them out more), and you don't need to use hot water. Luke warm is perfect.
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Last updated Nov 24, 2016
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