Suffer from smelly feet? Here are 7 home remedies that you will swear by

  • Smelly feet are the result of buildup of sweat, which leads to bacteria growth on the skin. If you are thinking that sweat makes your feet smelly then you are wrong. It is actually bacteria that releases the pungent smell.
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Smelly feet are common and can be treated easily without burning a hole in your pocket. Here are a few home remedies that you will swear by if you have smelly feet.(Unsplash)

Smelly feet are common and can be treated easily without burning a hole in your pocket. Here are a few home remedies that you will swear by if you have smelly feet.(Unsplash)

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Lavender Oil: Lavender oil is beneficial for the body in more ways than one. Go for a foot rub that includes lavender oil. Apply it evenly all over your feet to keep bacteria away.(Unsplash)

Lavender Oil: Lavender oil is beneficial for the body in more ways than one. Go for a foot rub that includes lavender oil. Apply it evenly all over your feet to keep bacteria away.(Unsplash)

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Disinfect Your Shoes: Disinfect your shoes with a spray that contains a sanitizing ingredient like ethanol and dry them outside for 2 hours.(Unsplash)

Disinfect Your Shoes: Disinfect your shoes with a spray that contains a sanitizing ingredient like ethanol and dry them outside for 2 hours.(Unsplash)

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Antibiotic Ointment: Apply an antibiotic ointment to your feet and between your toes every day before going to bed. Sleep with your socks on for the ointment to do its job properly.(Unsplash)

Antibiotic Ointment: Apply an antibiotic ointment to your feet and between your toes every day before going to bed. Sleep with your socks on for the ointment to do its job properly.(Unsplash)

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Change Shoes: Do not wear the same pair of shoes every day. Give it some time to dry out.(Unsplash)

Change Shoes: Do not wear the same pair of shoes every day. Give it some time to dry out.(Unsplash)

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Powder Your Toes: Powdering your toes with baby powder will help absorb all the moisture from your toes. You can also go for moisture-wicking sock.(Unsplash)

Powder Your Toes: Powdering your toes with baby powder will help absorb all the moisture from your toes. You can also go for moisture-wicking sock.(Unsplash)

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Vinegar Foot Soak: You can neutralise the odour of your feet by soaking them in warm water. Add 1/3 a cup of apple cider vinegar and soak your feet for 15 minutes.(Unsplash)

Vinegar Foot Soak: You can neutralise the odour of your feet by soaking them in warm water. Add 1/3 a cup of apple cider vinegar and soak your feet for 15 minutes.(Unsplash)

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