Correcting Common Foot Ailments


One other factor that contributes to the flattening of the arch of the foot is tightness of the calf muscles. The calf muscle attaches into the foot by the achilles tendon into the back of the heel. When the calf muscle is tight it limits the movement of the ankle joint. When ankle joint motion is limited by the tightness of the calf muscle it forces the subtalar joint to pronate excessively. Excessive subtalar joint pronation can cause several different problems to occur in the foot. In this instance, it results in excessive tension of the plantar fascia.

Some find lemon oil to help remove warts. Rub a drop of Lemon oil on a wart morning and night, may help it to disappear. Put 10-15 drops of Lemon oil in each gallon of carpet cleaning solution to help pull out stains and brighten the rug. This also leaves a fresh smell in the room. Place a drop of Lemon oil on cold sores, herpes or other mouth ulcers to lessen pain, may aid in healing. Share the love of Lemon Essential Oil by clicking the Facebook and Twitter button! Have a question? Ask me on my Young Living Oil Lady Facebook Page.bunion callus

People who have flat feet have a higher probability of developing calluses. This is because the arch of the foot is flat in these cases, and applying weight on the foot tends to shift the skin forward, resulting in calluses mostly on the balls of the feet. In older adults, calluses develop because the skin becomes weak and begins to sag. This causes the collection of skin and results in calluses. Treatment Use a lotion meant for excessively dry skin and rub it in on the callused areas. A better, and more effective alternative to lotion, is coconut or olive oil, and even petroleum jelly.

Rub 4-6 drops of Lemon oil with 1 teaspoon of V-6 Massage Oil on varicose veins, may improve circulation and relieve pressure on the veins.* Some find lemon oil to help remove warts. Rub a drop of Lemon oil on a wart morning and night, may help it to disappear.* More on Warts and Testimonials Place a drop of Lemon oil on cold sores, herpes or other mouth ulcers to lessen pain, may aid in healing.* For homemade lemonade, in a blender mix 2 drops of Lemon oil, 2 tablespoons of honey and two cups of pure water. Adjust the amount of each ingredient to suit your own taste.

There are presence of dead skin cells in the affected feet and this can lead to the development of corns and calluses. The condition can get aggravated by wearing improperly fitting shoes. The most common places that are affected on the feet are the toes and sole. Most of the old people experience a condition called tarsal tunnel syndrome that is associated with deformity on the ankle and the foot. This condition can affect the nerves present in the feet leading to numbness, pain and tingling sensation. Surgery - surgical removal of bunions help - but they can reappear if you don't also treat the cause of them.

Search form
Display RSS link.
Link
Friend request form

Want to be friends with this user.

QR code
QR