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.
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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.
When a friend of mine needed foot models for her reflexology exam, I agreed to help her. Ever since that day, and coming home with the most wonderful feeling feet, I have tried to give my feet a little more consideration. Here’s how to greatly improve the condition of your feet and get feet like a foot model’s!
The first time I had my feet scraped with a foot razor during a pedicure, I was in Heaven. Ever since then, the main reason I would go back for pedicures was to get that foot scraping to smooth my calluses and heels. Then, foot razors became illegal!…
Have you noticed that a lot of people are going barefoot in public these days? Apparently, celebrity feet are hot. Many celebs like Amy Grant, Brooke White, Gwen Stefani and Shakira — to name a few — have taken to performing on stage while barefoot. But what about people like you & me going barefoot? When it is okay? Is it actually healthy for you?
People with Type 2 diabetes are much more likely to develop foot problems than those without it. Type 2 diabetes patients are prone to foot problems because blood vessels and nerves become damaged.
Do you need bunion surgery? Here are the leading factors that often cause bunions. Plus, what you can do to prevent a bunionectomy — that uncomfortable surgery on your toes that also known as bunion surgery.
Did you know that the right shoe should have a heel that is actually slightly lower than the ball of the foot? And shoes without arch support actually flatten your foot and damage all those tender bones and muscles and ligaments. Here’s how the right shoes affect your feet…
See how to do a reflexology foot massage — on yourself or someone else. You can choose to concentrate on the foot and ankle in general or focus on specific pressure points. Each yields different results. The good news: for most healthy individuals, a 5-minute foot rub per foot can be performed daily without any problem. So acupressure of the feet appears to be one of the safest ways to help yourself. And it’s easy, too!
I can’t think of a shoe that is more high-tech than the Nike + iPod workout kit. All you have to do to have the best of all worlds is to get yourself a Apple iPod nano, a pair of Nike+ shoes, and a Nike + iPod Sport Kit. From there, your shoes and your iPod will begin to communicate with one another. You can watch the time, track your miles, and listen to songs — all while receiving real-time feedback about your run.
Where do you begin to start a career in foot modeling? If you want to be a foot model — or do ANY type of body parts modeling — here are the best agencies, books, and foot models to contact in order to get your career as a foot model off the ground.
Toe cleavage is sexy. Here’s where to look, and how to enhance your own toe cleavage. This video filled with fun tips features world-famous foot model, Ellen Sirot.
Who better to get foot modeling tips from than the one and only Ellen Sirot? She’s only the world’s most famous hand and foot model! A wealth of information and tips for foot modeling can be found in this video from The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch.
Flip flops made in China and sold at Walmart MAY be bad for your health.
So, for your feet’s sake — and the feet of your kids — please have a look at the pictures and stories that follow. These are real life cases of flip flops gone bad.
As strange as they look, I’d definitely wear Z-Coil shoes. I’m just not sure I can afford ’em. They cost about $200 a pair. I also like that they’re made in the USA.
These are my favorite places to browse for toerings online…
Beyonce Knowle’s feet have certainly attracted some bad press lately. And her legs, too. For example: it’s said that Beyonce is taking a page from Britney Spears’ book by walking around town — in public — barefoot these days. But… apparently Beyonce feels sexiest with bare feet and messy hair. Here’s more… plus lots of Beyonce feet photos.
The secret for REALLY smelly foot odor is to simply dry out the feet. One of the best ways to do that is to soak your feet in tea. Here’s the scoop…
Here are simple instructions for making a fun Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer face, and a full-body Tom The Turkey Bird. All you need are some simple tracings of a child’s hand prints and foot prints.
I like Crocs, but they definitely have their good points and their bad points. The Croc-haters have a point. I mean, there are plenty of Crocs accidents that might warrant someone re-thinking the practicality of wearing Crocs. And then there’s the question as to whether Crocs are environmentally friendly or not… The debate about Crocs continues…
Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise’s little girl, Suri, will soon be sporting a new pair of shoes. But not just ANY shoes… these are custom-made just for her. And they come with a pricetag of at least $3,000 a pair!
Looking for a novel idea for a Christmas stocking that you can make this year? Look no farther than this barefoot Christmas stocking in fun colors — and with painted toenails, too! Perfect for the person who has everything… the podiatrist… the pedicurist… or anyone with a crazy foot fetish.
Do you wear high heels a lot? If so, then you will appreciate these quick & easy exercises called ‘eccentric contractions’. Eccentric contractions stretch and strengthen the Achilles tendon. The Achilles tendon is that long tendon under the foot that connects your calf muscles to your heel bone. Here’s how to do eccentric contractions…
This originally aired on TLC. The guy — Moses — has taught himself to walk with his feet facing the WRONG way! Recently, his son — Trey — discovered that he can do it, too. Is it genetic? Watch the video…
Check out this fun footwear for kids! Choose from fun frog feet, yellow ducky feet, pink flamingo feet, and blue little monster feet. Fun!