As the sun emerges, so too do people's feet — complete with all the nasties they've been hiding away through the winter...
And there's nothing quite like padding around barefoot and paddling in swimming pools to spread skin infections.
Be it verrucas, warts, blisters, athlete's foot or fungal nail infections, gear up for dealing with the hobbling holiday footfall here.
Start with this article to dive into your preparations feet first.
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- Wartner's website (Chefaro UK) gives information about the types and causes of verrucas and warts and the range of treatments available — including (but not limited to) Wartner products
- An "about feet" section on the Scholl website offers information about a variety of foot conditions, and recommends treatments for each
- Information about fungal nail infections can be found on Galderma's Curanail website
- Comprehensive information about foot care can be found on the Lamisil (Novartis) website, including foot skin facts and advice on keeping feet healthy
- Bayer Healthcare's Canesten website includes a section on the prevention, symptoms and treatment of athlete's foot
And for something a little different…
You might get a kick out of Lamisil's
"play footsie" web feature, which allows you to create and send animated, foot-based e-cards
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