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November 16, 2011

Apple Cider Vinegar for Feet Combating Corns, Callouses and Warts

Filed under: Bragg Book Excerpts,Health News,Patricia Bragg — admin @ 8:00 AM

Apple Cider Vinegar for Feet Combating Corns, Callouses and Warts

For Corns and Callouses: First soak affected areas in warm water with 1/3 cup ACV for 20 minutes. After soak, rub areas briskly with coarse towel, then gently use a pumice stone or wand. Now apply full-strength ACV-soaked gauze bandage overnight, and in the morning prepare a fresh ACV soaked bandage for daytime use. These treatments help soften and dissolve corns and callouses. Check shoes for comfort and fit. Wrong shoes are main cause of corns, callouses, bunions and blisters. For casual wear, Birkenstock shoes are great and use orthotic inserts when needed. Give yourself weekly pedicures, massages and exercise feet daily. Doing this while watching TV is ideal. Treat yourself to foot reflexology therapy (page 108). Walking barefoot on sand, grass and at home is beneficial. Be good to your feet – they carry you through life! We kept famous foot Dr. Scholl going strong, healthy and alert to almost 100 years young!

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  1. Thank you for this tip. I have bunions all over my feet a day I will try this

    Comment by Rebecca Rosen — July 7, 2013 @ 10:55 PM

  2. Oh you’re welcome Rebecca! Blessings of Health, Peace & Love! Patricia

    Comment by admin — July 8, 2013 @ 2:28 PM

  3. My 9 yr old has callouses on both feet. He plays lots of sports.
    I’ve put some ACV on a cotton ball and taped it to the callouses overnight. Hope this helps him.
    Thanks for the info :)

    Comment by Mitzy — September 16, 2013 @ 3:51 AM

  4. You’re welcome, Mitzy! Also, since boys can get dirty playing sports, there is also a great remedy in my book, Apple Cider Vinegar: Miracle Health System for smelly feet by soaking them in a 50/50 mixture of warm water and ACV.

    Blessings of Health, Peace & Love! Patricia.

    Comment by admin — September 18, 2013 @ 3:01 PM

  5. Shall try remedy for two weeks and let you know the results

    Comment by Donna — May 2, 2015 @ 3:06 PM

  6. I applied a piece of cotton ball to a wart that had persisted over a year on my daughters foot and resisted our efforts to eliminate it.. Two nites and it was gone…I couldn’t believe it. I swear by ACV now :)

    Comment by Vicky — May 16, 2015 @ 9:26 PM

  7. The uses for ACV are endless. It is good for the gut, warts, callouses, skin problems and even corns. I find it helps rashes as well.

    Comment by Irina Ohl — June 29, 2015 @ 3:34 AM

  8. Question-
    Will ACV work on a porokeratosis?
    Let me know what you think.
    Thank You,
    Maria Xiromeritis

    Comment by Maria Xiromeritis — February 6, 2016 @ 2:39 PM

  9. it works well for many skin conditions as stated in our Apple Cider Vinegar book. I would dilute the Apple Cider Vinegar in water and then dab on with cotton balls or soak with 2 cups of ACV in a warm bath

    Comment by admin — February 11, 2016 @ 12:44 PM

  10. Question-How often do I soak and use the gauze bandages. I have hard places on the bottom of my feet a big toes.

    Comment by Jewel Peyton — August 11, 2016 @ 11:42 AM

  11. You can order our book on Apple Cider Vinegar @

    Comment by admin — August 12, 2016 @ 10:01 AM

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