Here are some effective home remedies to treat foot blisters naturally.
Having a foot blisters means that days are not easy for you. You often feel pain and discomfort while walking or wearing the shoes. Foot blisters are usually filled with pus and pop up on the upper layer of your foot skin. Their growth is triggered by friction or continuous rubbing by foot while running or walking long distance. Apart from that, they are caused by chemical exposure, allergy, skin conditions and injury.
While most of the blisters heal on their own, you won’t like to suffer the pain as long as they are on your skin. And if you don’t have medicine, you can use these simple home remedies to get rid of them.
Castor oil can heal your blisters as it contains strong anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant properties. It is beneficial for your foot blisters. It moisturizes the affected part of the skin and minimizes the itching to promote the healing. It is very simple to use. Apply castor oil on blister using cotton ball before going to the bed. In the morning, you will see some improvement. However, don’t pick the upper layer and let it fall on its own.
Aloe vera is a panacea for skin problems including foot blisters, thanks to its anti-bacterial and soothing properties. It also keeps the skin moisturized, making it an efficient remedy for the burns and blisters.
Just apply fresh aloe vera gel on the blisters for 2-3 times a day to see an improvement.
Tea Tree Oil:
Tea tree oil is useful in various skin issues ranging from scabies to acne. You can use tea tree oil to treat your foot blisters. It is loaded with antibacterial and antimicrobial properties to remove viruses and fungi. It has an astringent which dries out the blister and reduces the inflammation occurring in blister. Dilute one part of tea tree oil with 3 parts of plain water. Use cotton ball to apply the solution on your affected part of the skin. Wait for 10 minutes and rinse it off with cold water. Do it for 2-3 times a day to see improvement.
Vitamin E Capsule:
Vitamin E capsule is packed with skin healing properties and promote the healing of the skin. All you need to extract the content from vitamin E capsule and mix it with equal amount of essential oil. Apply this mixture on the blister.
So these are some efficient and simple home remedies you can try to heal your foot blisters.
However, you should follow the precautions along with using these home remedies.
- Don’t cover it with bandage. Let it breathe
- Apply bandage in a way so that it can’t touch the blisters. Raise the middle part of the bandage by taking the sticky ends bit closer.
- Visit your doctor if there is redness, pus or red streaks
- Avoid wearing wet shoes
- Protect it from friction and pressure