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When Should I Use Pumice
Avoid pumice: Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > several mm long – then trim before shaving. Wash area before shaving – warm water helps to soften hair. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in direction of the hair – not against it. Be gentle when shaving – don’t push down too hard. Moisturize skin after shaving. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
After pumice and moisturizing that area of my skin, can I do anything else until the sole callus peals?
Past year now I have to pumice my feet EVERY DAY. Why is this happening? My feet and ankles also swell easily for years but I knew that already...
Dry skin: Calloused skin are usually reasons people have to pumice....(not sure if that is a verb) Anyways, moisturize feet for starters. Try and controL the swelling of the lower extremities and figure out why so much pressure to the bottom of the feet....I.e are you heavy? Pressure spots secondary to biomechanics of the feet? ...Read more
Would using a pumice stone everyday for three weeks remove hair, either permanently or temporarily?
Pumice: Pumice works through friction. Although pumice is usually used to smooth down rough skin, repeated use could wear off hairs. Please be careful not to abrade your skin with too frequent or aggressive use of pumice. It would not cause permanent loss unless you really damaged the skin. ...Read more
See below: Remove the elevated whitish skin and when you see pink stop. ...Read more
The inner part of my feet were very very dark for years until recently I've been using pumice & cream for months. before the pumice it was very bumpy & rough. they're A LOT lighter & smoother now...but why were they like that? and how do I make the scali
Moisturizers: If the skin is too raw, you may need to apply neosporin or a triple antibiotic ointment. Otherwise moisturizers such as vaseline, eucerin, utter cream, shea butter may be helpful. Also, they make socks with silicone liners to help with dry cracked skin. If yours heels crack alot, think fungal infection and try otc vs. Prescription medication. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a corn on my left sole , it is too painful. I tried corn pads and pumice stone but it worked for a short period. What should i do?
What to do if I have a pumice stone and my boyfriend has terribly callused feet. How do I use the stone?
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