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How can I get fix my smelly feet?

How can I get fix my smelly feet?

Several ways: Odor may be due to excessive perspiration, dry using certain dry on them. You can also try soaking in a dilute solution of tea. ...Read more

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Dr. Olav Jaren
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Smelly Feet (Definition)

Smelly feet or bromodrosis, as it is called, is described as an odor given off from the feet as a result of sweat reacting with bacteria on the foot. The odor is often described as cheese-like, ammonia like, ...Read more


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How can I get help for my smelly feet?

How can I get help for my smelly feet?

See a podiatrist: Smelly feet are caused by bacteria, fungus, or both. It is best to allow your feet to air dry. Avoid shoewear that traps the moisture in the shoes. Often times cheap shoes do not breath and be made of plastic or simulated leather. Try soaking your feet in tea to dry the eccrine glands, use foot powders, ie zeasorb, and allow your feet to catch sunlight and air. See your podiatrist. ...Read more

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What can I do to help not get smelly feet?

What can I do to help not get smelly feet?

Many things: Start with good hygeine, apply a lotion to reduce perspiration which will also reduce the odor. Mat want to see a doctor to make sure there is no infection. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if I have really smelly feet, just wondering what the best stuff to get is?

What do you suggest if I have really smelly feet, just wondering what the best stuff to get is?

Medication: There are many over the counter treatments and homeopathic remedies. You should probably see a podiatrist to rule out infection or athletes foot infection that will also create a foul foot odor. ...Read more

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In summer, i become very sweaty and get smelly feet. Whatshould i do?

In summer, i become very sweaty and get smelly feet. Whatshould i do?

Hyperhydrosis: Sounds like you have hyperhydrosis or bromohydrosis where the feet smell due to increased bacterial growth due to the sweating. Ask your podiatrist for formation this is a rub on topical which will stop the hyperhydrosis and hence the bromohydrosis. ...Read more

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How could i get rid of smelly feet?

How could i get rid of smelly feet?

Smelly feet: First try an over the counter anti-perspirant. If this does not work, see a podiatrist. ...Read more

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How to get rid of my smelly feet's?

How to get rid of my smelly feet's?

Stop excess perspire: Controlling excess perspiration is a good start. Wearing socks that absorb moisture and letting feet air out whenever possible. A small amount of powder in shoes may help. Spray shoes with disinfectant: wear shoes that"breathe" properly. There are medications which can control excessive perspiration. Good hygeine obviously is also important. ...Read more

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How can one get rid of smelly feet?

How can one get rid of smelly feet?

Smelly feet: As already stated there are a number of things to do as it is often a problem with more than one cause. Hygiene is probably the most important thing to do , but do not discount all the other suggestions. See your podiatrist if the problem persists ...Read more

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Any suggestions on how to get rid of smelly feet problems?

Any suggestions on how to get rid of smelly feet problems?

Many: There are many over the counter products to try. Your podiatrist may have a product for you to try that only professionals can purchase. ...Read more

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