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How Do I Get Rid Of A Corn Located On The Ball Of My Foot
See below: Soak in warm water with epsom salt to help dry it out. Because of the size i would pierce it & drain the fluid. Apply antiseptic and cover with a gauze dressing. ...Read more
Medicine: Try an over-the-counter topical steroid such as cort-aid first. Avoid scratching it as it makes the wheal worse and itch more. If the itching is pronounced, you can take oral Benadryl (diphenhydramine) but watch for drowsiness as a side effect. If redness and pain increase, go to a podiatrist to make sure it is not becoming infected. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have weird hole like things on the bottom of my foot. What are they and how do I get rid of them?
Incise & drain: The definitive treatment for a boil is incision and drainage. Try soaking the foot in hot water to see if it will drain on its own. If not, it will have to be lanced, but don't attempt this yourself - it will hurt too much and you run the risk of making things worse, particularly on the sole of the foot. Let a doctor do it under the proper sterile conditions, with an anesthetic. ...Read more
Try OTC lightening: agents and possibly light chemical peels. Derm or aesthetician should help ...Read more