Foot odor! What an embarrassing subject. Yes it’s an embarrassing subject, but even more embarrassing if your the one with the problem, and I can tell you this because I had this foot odor problem while I was serving in the US Marine Corps.
It was so bad I didn’t even like to be around myself, and that’s not a joke. The men in the barracks finally insisted I go to the doctor and get some kind of treatment for my foot odor problem. I got some stuff from the doctor to add to warm water, and low and behold in a few days my odor problem was cured.
Foot odor would rate close to the top of the list for one of the most offensive smells in the world. Oftentimes, foot odor is caused by bacteria that develop or grow in human feet that are very tightly covered by shoes. The bacteria develop and grow at a very fast rate.
This condition affects many humans. If you are having this problem yourself, you know how embarrassing this condition can be, and of course you would be nuts if you didn’t want to find a cure for foot odor and get rid of it fast.
It’s really too bad, but not much research has been done to remedy this condition. You have a choice of going to a foot specialist to help you find a treatment plan that is suited to your condition. On the other hand, there are a lot of home remedies for foot odor that work very well to cure smelly feet [pardon my bluntness] that are on the market today.
Most folks get a complete cure for foot odor within a short period of time. I would recommend, if you are having this problem with foot odor to at least give them a try and avoid the nasty expense of a doctor visit plus the cost of the medicine. If you would like a cure for foot odor to get rid of this nasty foot condition you can end this nasty problem now!
Natural remedies to help and in many cases end up being a cure for foot odor:
Apple Cider Vinegar:
Soak your feet in one-third cup of apple cider vinegar mixed with a part of warm water. This is said to effectively control foot odor, especially if done on a regular basis. The saying goes—an apple a day keeps the doctor away. Actually, an apple does a lot more it also keeps foot odor away.
The common household item, baking soda, is also a natural odor neutralizer. Sprinkle it in your shoes and you will have a pair of odor-free feet anytime of the day. This is not a cure for foot odor, but sure can be a temporary help.
Soak your feet in a quart of water mixed with five or six black tea bags. Black tea contains what is called tannins act as natural astringents.
Kosher salt is a kind of salt that larger crystals than the ordinary salt, this salt produces a drying effect on the feet, and prevents feet from sweating. Sweating produces fungi and bacteria. To use kosher, just dissolve one-half cup of salt in one-quart luke warm water. Soak your feet in it. Don’t rinse. Just pat your feet dry. With all these home remedies, you can cure your foot odor, and say good by to those smelly feet.. Good luck and God bless.
Katie Smith is the enthusiastic woman. She loves writing about health and lifestyle on Reviewmoon.