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How can you get rid of corns on your feet?

How can you get rid of corns on your feet?

Corns: Modify your shoegear so there is decreased pressure on the toes or have surgery to remove the enlarged portion of bone causing the problem. ...Read more

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What can you do to get rid of corns on feet?

What can you do to get rid of corns on feet?

Depends....: Treatments for corns can range from conservative to operative. If an operation is needed the correct operation is based on the character and what is causing the corns. You may want to see an orthopaedic foot and ankle surgeon: www.Orthodoc.Aaos.Org/footankle. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of corns and calluses that are on your feet?

How do you get rid of corns and calluses that are on your feet?

Relieve pressure: Corns and callouses are representations of pressure areas on the skin. They will go away if you remove the source of pressure. Unfortunately, with deformities like hammertoes its hard to remove all pressure of shoes. When they develop despite change in footwear and are painful, the hammertoes or other bony prominences should be corrected surgically. ...Read more

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How can you get rid of painful corns on your feet?

How can you get rid of painful corns on your feet?

File them : Carefully. Keep in mind there are usually bony prominences if on toes an d these can be surgically repaired. ...Read more

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How can you quickly get rid of corns on your feet?

How can  you quickly get rid of corns on your feet?

See below: Immediate but temporary relief is obtained by trimming or debriding corn. Removing the causative pressure will elilinate problem. This may be accomplished with padding, better fitting shoes or surgery to correct deformity or remove boney prominence which is causing problem. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of corns on the bottom of your feet?

How do you get rid of corns on the bottom of your feet?

Reduce pressure: Calluses (not corns) occur on the bottom of feet usually due to pressure or from clogged sweat glands. See a podiatrist and that way the cause can be treated. Depending on what is causing them, there are surgical and laser treatment for removal of them. You can also use emollient exfoliating creams with uric acid to help. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of dry skin on your heel?

How do you get rid of dry skin on your heel?

Moisturizing lotions: For problem cases, with callused or cracking heels, used a preparation with Lactic Acid or urea. Also consider the possibility that there may by a superimposed athlete's foot infection. Have it checked professionally. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of fungus on your stomach?

How do you get rid of fungus on your stomach?

Get a topical antifu: L cream, apply daily for 4 weeks, u stop growth and skin grows it out so be patient. Mix it with Hydrocortisone at first if it itches. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of a wart on your knuckle?

How do you get rid of a wart on your knuckle?

Many options: These can be treated in many ways but freezing is often the fastest and most effective way to treat this. Recommend you see your doctor for treatment or referral. ...Read more

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How to get rid of corns on toes?

How to get rid of corns on toes?

Corns: Corns of your toes are usually a symptom of either an enlarged or malpositioned joint such as that seen with a hammertoe deformity. Shaving the corn only provides temporary relief. If the toe is bent or contracted correction of the toe with surgery to realign it straight is effective at eliminating the corn permanently. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of a callus seed on your foot?

Callus: This may be a callus or a wart. get it evaluated and then you will know the proper treatment. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of hives on your back?

How do you get rid of hives on your back?

Out damn spots!: If the eruption is hives and no cause is obvious oral antihistamines are first line therapy. If not adequate see your primary care physician or board certified allergist for further evaluation and care. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of dyshidrosis on fingers?

How do you get rid of dyshidrosis on fingers?

Dyshidrotic eczema : Moisturizing after hand washing and wearing gloves while doing wet work helps. A dermatologist may prescribe topical corticosteroids for redness and itch. ...Read more

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How can you get rid of a callous on your toe?

How can you get rid of a callous on your toe?

Reduce pressure: A callus is because the skin is being rubbed between a hard surface on the outside(like your shoe) and the bone on the inside. If you reduce this friction the callus will slowly disappear. Sometimes this is very difficult to do depending on where the callus is located. If there is a bone spur(bump of bone) under the callus it can sometimes be reduced by surgery. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of thick skin on feet. Calluses?

How do you get rid of thick skin on feet. Calluses?

Callus removal: Calluses build up from wear and tear, and may be worse with dry skin. Otc home remedies include a pumice stone or pediegg type of device (helps to soak feet first), or many salons can do a pedicure. If severe, if blisters or bleeding underneath callus, or if you have diabetes or sensory nerve problems, best to see primary care doc or podiatrist. A good moisturizing foot cream can help prevent. ...Read more

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I've corns on feet. How to get rid of these?

Podiatrist visit: They need to be debridement painlessly. Shoes that are a bit tight may be the cause coupled with imperfect toes which are all too common ...Read more

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How do you get rid of cellulite on your thighs?

How do you get rid of cellulite on your thighs?

Cellulite: Laser liposuction is ideal for this problem. Get some plastic surgeon who uses cellulaze equipment. It may help. Good kuck. ...Read more

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Suggestions, please. How do you get rid of a callus on your foot?

Suggestions, please. How do you get rid of a callus on your  foot?

Callus: I would see a podiatrist they can trim the calluse and have other treatment options to eliminate or reduce the calluse. I would also get an orthotic made to off load pressure. Make sure your wearing the proper size shoes. Sometimes a calluse is a wart ( viral infection ). ...Read more

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How do you get rid of sunspots on your face?

How do you get rid of sunspots on your face?

Sun protection: Sun spots are typically exacerbated by sun exposure, hormones and stress and are more common in medium or darkly pigmented skin. Wear sun screen, hat and sunglasses to limit your sun exposure. See your dermatologist to discuss other treatment options such as topical hydroquinones, kojic, glycolic, retinoic or azelaic acids as well as laser therapy options. Stay out of the sun or it will come back. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of these calluses on my feet?

See below: Use a callous file or pumice stone to scrape down the callouses and then use a good callous cream to hydrate the skin. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of corns on the bottom of your feet?

Reduce pressure: Calluses (not corns) occur on the bottom of feet usually due to pressure or from clogged sweat glands. See a podiatrist and that way the cause can be treated. Depending on what is causing them, there are surgical and laser treatment for removal of them. You can also use emollient exfoliating creams with uric acid to help. ...Read more

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How can you get rid of corns on your feet?

Corns: Modify your shoegear so there is decreased pressure on the toes or have surgery to remove the enlarged portion of bone causing the problem. ...Read more

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How can you quickly get rid of corns on your feet?

See below: Immediate but temporary relief is obtained by trimming or debriding corn. Removing the causative pressure will elilinate problem. This may be accomplished with padding, better fitting shoes or surgery to correct deformity or remove boney prominence which is causing problem. ...Read more

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What can you do to get rid of corns on feet?

Depends....: Treatments for corns can range from conservative to operative. If an operation is needed the correct operation is based on the character and what is causing the corns. You may want to see an orthopaedic foot and ankle surgeon: www.Orthodoc.Aaos.Org/footankle. ...Read more

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How to get rid of corns on my feet permanently?

How to get rid of corns on my feet permanently?

Podiatrist: Corns are a result of Pressure areas. Have an accessment with a Podiatrist and get the pressure areas sorted out. Orthotics may help. Otherwise the corns will come back. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of corns and calluses that are on your feet?

Relieve pressure: Corns and callouses are representations of pressure areas on the skin. They will go away if you remove the source of pressure. Unfortunately, with deformities like hammertoes its hard to remove all pressure of shoes. When they develop despite change in footwear and are painful, the hammertoes or other bony prominences should be corrected surgically. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of corns (feet)?

PERMANENT SOLUTION: "Get rid of?" You're seeking a permanent solution? Depending upon the cause, surgery can be performed; for instance, if crooked toes are causing the corns, the toes can be surgically straightened. Consult a podiatrist to see if you are a surgical candidate; not everyone is. Sincerely, Dr. Latva ...Read more

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How can you get rid of painful corns on your feet?

File them : Carefully. Keep in mind there are usually bony prominences if on toes an d these can be surgically repaired. ...Read more

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I've corns on feet. How to get rid of these?

Podiatrist visit: They need to be debridement painlessly. Shoes that are a bit tight may be the cause coupled with imperfect toes which are all too common ...Read more

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No matter what shoes I wear, my feet are always full of corns. Corn caps don't work. I don't want to undergo an operation. Any way to get rid of them?

It's the shoes....: The theory is not all that complicated. Corns, or other descriptives of hard skin, are the result of pressure. normal skin gets trapped in-between two hard surfaces. The surfaces can be a bone and another bone, a bone and a shoe or even a bone and the floor. If the pressure becomes excessive in duration or degree, the skin will react to form callus. Resolution takes reducing the pressure. ...Read more

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How can i get rid of the corns on my feet? ive used the pumice stone to scrub daily and mosturize daily, i did this all summer & wore open shoes

For corns: see a podiatrist. They can shave them and use different treatments to remove them. If they are on the bottom of the foot and are treated improperly they may scar and cause a permanent tender spot. ...Read more

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I get corns on my feet even when wearing socks, what can I do to prevent this?

I get corns on my feet even when wearing socks, what can I do to prevent this?

Sock it up: Socks have very little or nothing to do with it. Corns are caused from pressure to the toe. Either the shoe is applying too much pressure to the toe from the outside or the bone is pushing outward from the inside. Either way, one must remove or reduce the shoe pressure by changing the shoe fit or style or one must remove the typically enlarged boney surface. You decide. I would try chinging shoes. ...Read more

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Is there a surgical procedure i can get to rid my corns/calloused feet? And a creme to aid in the badly peeling of my feet?

Is there a surgical procedure i can get to rid my corns/calloused feet? And a creme to aid in the badly peeling of my feet?

Corns: First seek the help of a podiatrist that will take x rays and counsel you as to what needs to be done. The peeling feet may be athlete's foot - your podiatrist is the best one the to help with that as well . Best of luck. ...Read more

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How to get rid of corns on toes?

Corns: Corns of your toes are usually a symptom of either an enlarged or malpositioned joint such as that seen with a hammertoe deformity. Shaving the corn only provides temporary relief. If the toe is bent or contracted correction of the toe with surgery to realign it straight is effective at eliminating the corn permanently. ...Read more

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What are some ways to get rid of corns on your toes?

What are some ways to get rid of corns on your toes?

Avoid what causes it: Corns/calluses are your skin's way of protecting itself from where there is pressure. If you can determine what is causing the pressure, that's step 1. Some adjunct treatment can include the use of topical keratolytic creams/lotions to remove the dead skin along with items such as pumice stones and emery boards.. ...Read more

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Would a podiatrist be able to help get rid of corns on your toes? If so would health insurance pay for the service?

Yes indeed: Insurance covers surgical correction of the problem...If treated conservatively for temporary relief insurance will usually not cover it and call it routine care..Get it fixed...You will be glad you did... ...Read more

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How can I get rid of corns?

A podiatrist: Can debride them for you conservatively and discuss with you a more permenant solution. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of corns?

Stretching: Corns are caused by rubbing from shoes or surrounding digits. Contractures of the digits are the most likely cause. Wearing wider, deeper shoes help as well as open toed shoes. However to reduce the formation of corns, aggressive stretching of the tendons to the toes will help reduce the contractures and therefore the formation of corns. Supportive inserts may help to reduce contractures also. ...Read more

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