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Plantar warts can cause a considerable amount of pain and discomfort. They occur when the human papillomavirus, which is abbreviated as HPV, enters the body through small cracks in the skin on the feet. They are found on the soles of the feet and grow inward as a result of the weight the feet endure… Read more »
Blisters are fluid-filled bubbles that can form on the toes, soles, or heels of your feet when they rub against the inside of a firm or tight-fitting shoe. The blister itself is nature’s way of protecting the skin from this friction by separating the layers from each other. Blisters frequently form when you walk too… Read more »
You don’t need an excuse to have beautiful nails. Step outside without worrying about the appearance of your feet.
The feet have a total of 250,000 sweat glands. This vast collection can produce about a cup of sweat each day, more per square inch than any other body part. The feet contain eccrine sweat glands, which are designed to cool down the body. These consist mostly of salt and water and do not produce… Read more »
Tinea is a fungus that feeds on skin, hair, and nails. Many people are familiar with athlete’s foot, also called tinea pedis. This fungal infection grows in the moist skin between the toes. Symptoms include redness, itching, and scaly or oozing skin. Athlete’s foot is highly contagious, often contracted by walking barefoot on wet floors… Read more »