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No More Foot Blisters


Get out there, you slacker, and do some hiking in the wilderness. It’ll lift your spirits! What? You hate the painful blisters that pop up by the end of the day? Here’s what to do…

To prevent blisters, generously apply any type of stick antiperspirant or deodorant to the bottom of your feet before you go jogging or hiking. The antiperspirant should prevent the friction that causes blisters. You can also use other types of lubricants to prevent blisters, such as petroleum jelly (available at drugstores) and BodyGlide (available at sporting-goods stores or online at

More easy foot care…

Source: Joan Wilen and Lydia Wilen are health investigators based in New York City who have spent decades collecting “cures from the cupboard.” They are authors of Bottom Line’s Treasury of Home Remedies & Natural Cures and Bottom Line’s Household Magic and of the free e-letter Household Magic Daily Tips Date: June 11, 2015 Publication: Bottom Line's Household Magic
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