It’s no secret that dry, cracked feet can be unsightly — not to mention painful. Fortunately, moisturizing gel socks may be the perfect solution. As their name suggests, the pairs are lined with gel and release soothing ingredients like shea butter and vitamin E as you wear them to repair rough feet. For the best results, you can wear them overnight to wake up with much softer feet. To narrow down your search, we rounded up some of the best hydrating gel socks on the market for men and women. Offered in a variety of silhouettes, you can choose between classic socks, toe socks or heel socks for targeted effects.
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1. NatraCure Gel Moisturizing Socks
These socks have a SmartGel inner lining that slowly releases shea butter, vitamin E, aloe vera and vitamin F forte for deep nourishing effects.
Pros: They come in three sizes to choose from. Each toe features the gel formula to treat dry skin.
Cons: They may fit somewhat long.
2. Bememo Gel Heel Socks
Coming with three pairs in mixed shades, these specialized socks target rough patches with built-in gel and flexible elasticity in the fabric.
Pros: The soft material offers ventilation to keep feet cool and dry during wear.
Cons: The elastic around the ankle may be uncomfortable for some.
3. Codream Moisturizing Gel Socks
These are made of feather yarn with a botanical gel containing grapeseed, olive, jojoba and rose essential oil fused to the sole of the foot.
Pros: They are also washable and reusable.
Cons: These may fit big on smaller feet.