As the imminent cold weather promises to nip fingers as well as toes, there are some quick and easy at-home remedies to give feet some respite.
Foot soaks and soothing lotions and creams are a quick and easy way to unwind at the end of the day and treat your feet to some welcome relief. And don’t think this treatment is just limited to women: Guys can feel free to indulge themselves as well.
There are lots of affordable options available at spa shops as well as the corner drug store. Bath & Body Works features C.O. Bigelow’s Mentha Tingling Foot Cream that’s easily applied simply by massaging into clean, dry feet.
Retailer Lush suggests treating your feet to its Foot Soak and Fancy Free, which is packed with ingredients such as epsom salt and Iris moss powder. Just drop the disc into water and watch it fizzle and dissolve, releasing its healing powers.
E-commerce site Sally Beauty sells Queen Helene Footherapy natural mineral foot bath, designed to relieve hot, tired, aching feet. Or try Earth Therapeutics Reflexology Foot Massage Lotion, available at Kohl’s. It’s touted to soothe and condition feet with a blend of tea tree oil, mint and lavender extracts.
If you feel your feet deserve some serious pampering, stop at your favorite pedicure spot, where you can follow the election results on your phone.