How To Use Corn Cap And Get Rid Of Corn: Know From Dermatologist (Dermatocare)

Written By Dr Surbhi, MD Skin

Last updated: 26/11/15
Is your foot corn painful? Did you try corn caps many times already? Corns, especially foot corns are notoriously recurrent, no matter how many times you put corn caps. Do you know why? Because you might not be using corn cap or paints in the right way. Secondly, you should find and remove the underlying cause behind your corn or callus. I would recommend you to follow the tips given in this article to get rid of your corn.

1. Use corn cap in right way

Corn cap work by removing the hard and dead skin of corn or callus with the help of salicylic acid. However, it is important to use the corn cap in the right way as given below:

  • SOFTEN: Before putting corn cap, soften the skin of corn or callus by dipping your feet in warm water for 15 minutes.
  • SCRUB: Rub the corn with pumice stone gently.
  • DRY: Completely dry your corn.
  • PUT CORN CAP: Finally, put corn cap exactly over the corn and secure it if...