I’m thinking of getting a foot tattoo. But I’ve done a lot of research and I’ve found 5 good reasons to reconsider getting a tattoo on your foot that I thought I’d share to help others who are trying to decide whether to get foot tattoos or not. The 5 things I’ve learned: the pain is different (I have a high tolerance for pain, so this one doesn’t scare me), the amount of space required & tendency for foot tattoos to get blurry (a foot tattoo is one of the hardest places for an artist to tattoo well), the time it takes to heal after getting a foot tattoo (the feet require more pampering than tattoos in other places on your body), the fact that some tattoo artists won’t even tattoo feet (their reasons are eye-opening), and it’s difficult to remain still throughout the tattooing process (which could result in a messy tattoo). See more details about these and other little-known facts about foot tattoos.
Foot Care Tips
The one thing my wife wanted for Christmas was a Ped Egg foot file. It’s used to shave dead dry skin off your feet. Here’s our review + Some newer pedi files for calluses.
Corns on the feet are a common problem affecting people of all ages. They are most common in women, especially those who wear improperly fitted shoes. Here are 3 natural foot corn treatments that work!
Need a foot callus remover? Hard skin on your feet can be an embarrassing problem — especially when you want to wear a pair of cute sandals or walk around barefoot in the presence of others. if left untreated, foot calluses can become painful and limit your choice of shoes. Here are 3 natural cures for calluses, plus 4 amazing foot callus removers.
I recently had 2 ingrown toenails! One on each of my big toes. I found the best home remedy for ingrown toenails. It’s simple… FREE… and really works!
The use of natural foot odor remedies is one of the most effective and least toxic ways to get rid of that unpleasant smell. Here are a few home remedies for foot odor.
If your feet tend to be dry or rough, a moisturizing soak, careful heel filing, and this overnight hydrating treatment can work wonders as a DIY home remedy for dry feet.
Foot melanoma is deadly alright! Survival rates are dramatically lower when melanoma is found on the foot — largely because it often goes unnoticed until there is a serious problem. When not caught in the early stages the fatality rate is about 50% within 5 years of diagnosis.
If you’re diabetic and you fail to take your blood sugar levels seriously, sooner — rather than later — you’re going to have foot problems that could easily lead to amputation. Diabetic foot neuropathy occurs when you are diabetic and you ignore your high blood sugar levels, resulting in blood vessel and nerve damage within your body.
Thankfully, there’s a new treatment option available for those with toenail fungus. Here’s what you need to know to make an educated decision as to whether this type of treatment is best for you or not.
However you get them, foot blisters are a fact of life. Here’s how to treat (and ultimately prevent) blisters on your feet. All the best tips from athletes and home remedies.
Foot detox pads like the Kinoki Detox Food Pads and Avon’s Healthy Remedies Revitalizing Patches claim to remove the toxins from your body. Do detox foot pads really work? Here’s the scoop…
Plantar Fasciitis is a painful condition that affects the arch of your foot. Here are the symptoms and treatments for Plantar Fasciitis, including night splints, daytime braces, a Plantar Fasciitis soc, and helpful stretching exercises.
How to treat dry and cracked feet. What to do for dry skin feet or cracked feet.
Do you have wide feet? Here’s how to measure your feet for your true shoe size. Plus, lots of ways to find wide shoes.
Here are the best natural home remedies to treat your dry, cracked heels and feet.
Here’s how to prevent gout from flaring up — usually in the big toe. Plus, lots of home remedies — from all-natural products to foods to avoid and foods you should eat.
The ladies on The View raved about Fragrant Footings! These new shoe liners work as air fresheners for the feet, bring pleasant smells wherever you go.
Here’s everything you want to know about toenail fungus… How do you know if you’ve got it? How do you get it to begin with? How do you treat a toenail fungus? Plus, how to prevent toenail fungus — from someone who’s had it before. Me!
Some people’s feet sweat more than other people’s feet. Whenever your feet sweat, bacteria feed off the sweat and create smelly fatty acids that give your feet a really nasty odor. Combine this with the fact the fact that warm moisture encourages the growth of fungi, and you can have a real uncomfortable situation on your hands.
You don’t have to be a pro to give someone a foot rub. You don’t even need strong hands. Here’s how to do it, plus tips for massaging a loved one’s feet, and how to give someone a pedicure.
Thousands of children are born each year with limb deformities like club feet. I had a similar problem — bowlegs. Here is some helpful info for parents whose children were born with foot deformities like these.
For Olympians, it’s all about the feet. Here’s why.
I’ve had foot pain ingrown toenails for YEARS now. Surprisingly, all it takes is a rather insignificant trauma to create a bad situation with your toenails. Here’s what caused my ingrown toenails, and how I’ve done ingrown toenail care and treatment for most of my life.
Foot pain usually signals something more serious going on in your body. In the same way that foot acupressure points can be used to relax the body, the foot can also signal when the body has issues that needs to be addressed. Here’s how to determine what your feet are telling you.