5 Best Essential Oils For Cracked Heels ( With 2 Recipes)
If you are anxious about a natural way to avoid and treat cracked heels, why not try essential oils? Essential oils have been used for a long time for just about any health problem and are a great addition to ointments and balms for cracked heels. Let’s take a look at the best options!
5 best essential oils for cracked heels
Lavender essential oil
If you suffer from cracked heels, there is good news for you. You can use lavender essential oil to accurate the situation. Many people have tried it and it has proven to be among the effective essential oils for cracked heels.
Peppermint essential oil
The essential oil of peppermint contains omega 3 fatty acids that play an important role in the nutrition of the skin. You can make a scrub for the cracked heels.
Eucalyptus essential oil
It works by treating cracked heels and eliminating bacteria and viruses that affect the cracked heels.
Lemon essential oil
Lemon essential oil is effective at removing toxins from the skin . It improves blood circulation in the feet, allowing you to recover quickly.
Tea tree essential oil
Tea tree essential oil is a common ingredient that you can find in exfoliants and foot lotions.
Essential oils mixture cream for cracked heels
What do you need :
- 1 cup (250 mL) vegetable fat
- 2 tablespoons of aloe vera gel
- 5-6 drops of tea tree essential oil
To make the cream for cracked heels, simply mix the vegetable fat until it has a smooth texture. Add the aloe vera gel and tea tree oil and mix until the mixture is completely homogeneous. Fill a clean, airtight glass jar and you’re done! You have finished!
To use this cream, apply generous amounts in the morning and evening before bedtime by using natural fiber socks to seal the moisture (while letting your feet breathe). This cream is also extremely effective when applied after a shower or after a foot bath.
Roll-on bottle of essential oils
What do you need :
- 10 drops of tea tree oil
- 10 drops of lavender oil
- 5 drops of thyme oil
- 10 drops of peppermint oil
- Fractionated coconut oil
- Roll-on bottle of 10 ml
- Remove the ball from the roll and add the essential oils.
- Fill the bottle with fractionated coconut oil.
- Replace the ball, close the cap and gently shake the bottle to mix the oils
- Apply on clean, dry cracked heels. Wear a pair of comfortable socks.