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24 Ways To Treat Your Poor, Tired Feet

Why should hands get all the attention and fancy lotions?

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1. Splurge on a luxurious foot bath to douse your throbbing extremities in at the end of a long day.

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This fancy device offers heated water with massaging vibrations and bubbles for a truly relaxing experience for your feet.

Promising review: "Oh my, talk about a slice of heaven! ! I was hoping it would be delivered before my weekend and it was delivered even sooner! My only regret was not getting this years ago when I was a waitress. If you work hard, get one! The water heats up perfectly and drains so easily when you're done. Best of all is how amazing your feet and legs feel when you're done. We all loved this machine. It helps you sleep better too. I adore it!" —Christine Gilbert

Get it on Amazon for $69.98.

2. Or be a little frugal with a more modest foot bath from Conair that will still get the job done.

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Relaxation is just a toe touch away with this compact foot bath with button activated vibration and heat settings.

Promising review: "I bought this foot spa after experiencing nerve paralysis in my foot from a blood clot removal procedure. This left my foot swollen and in definite need a pedicure, but I wasn't allowed to get one for a few months. As a work-around, I purchased the Conair Foot Spa. If you're looking for a good foot spa that does the job, then you've come to the right place. It stays mildly heated if you fill it with warm water and also has a small, constant vibration. This foot spa is a great way to pamper yourself at home on a budget!" —Ashley

Get it on Amazon for $21.51.

3. Skip the face mask and cover up your feet with a peeling foot mask.

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Slip your tootsies into some disposable, plastic socks for an hour and then get ready to watch all your dead skin GTFO over the course of a week. In 8 to 10 days, the horrifying experience will be over and you'll have silky soft feet.

Get it on Sephora for $20.

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4. Bring the relaxation of the beach to your home with foot cream that comes with its own little surfboard that helps you exfoliate.

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Cowabunga, dude!

Promising review: "I have terribly dry feet (no cracking, just easily calloused) and have tried countless foot creams, but this one surpasses them all! I felt a much smoother, softer difference after my first use! I have been using it for a week now, and I'm extremely pleased with the results. I will be buying this forever!" —nautrellement

5. Pamper your feet like crazy with a whole kit made to go with your Clarisonic.

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This five piece kit comes with a buffing brush head, smoothing disk, foot renewing peel, pedi-buff, and pedi-balm.

Promising review: "I have been using it since it first came out and it makes my feet softer than any salon service. I notice a huge difference when I use this kit to do my own pedicures." —kittycatgirlmeow

Get it on Sephora for $115.

6. Say goodbye to your calluses and dead skin with the help of this electronic file with diamond crystals.

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This battery-operated gadget has a replaceable roller head that can rotate 360 degrees, so you can reach those tough spots and get touchably smooth skin.

Promising review: "I was thankfully blessed with a pretty face, but in return, I was handed the ugliest feet ever! I have tried everything and eventually stopped going to get pedicures because I was so embarrassed. No sandals and I live in Florida. NOT ANYMORE! I received this gem and opened it right away. I can't believe I'm going to do this, but I'm posting before and after pictures. I am amazed! These results are after one use." —Jennifer Danielle

Get it on Amazon for $22.99.

7. Take a trip to the Dead Sea without leaving your bathroom and slather your tootsies up with some mud foot cream.

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Promising review: "I recently stumbled upon this product and was so pleasantly surprised! I've been struggling with cracked heels for as long as I can remember and I've tried all kinds of lotions, but never found anything as effective as this. Even after just one use, I saw a noticeable improvement. Now I've been using it for over a month and I'll never use any other product again!" —Nat

Get it on Amazon for $21.75.

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8. Keep your heels moisturized and happy with open-toed socks with gels in the heels.

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Wear them overnight with some lotion to get rid of fine lines and cracks in your heels.

Promising review: "I love these! After the last four days of wearing them, my heels are sooo much better. I live in Florida and the heat is brutal on my feet, giving me sore, painful, cracked heels. These are miracle workers. As someone who can't sleep with my toes covered, these are comfortable; they don't slide down and they're not too tight. I highly recommend." —cody parker

Get it on Amazon for $13.99.

10. Combat planter fasciitis with a spiny ball you can roll your feet on.

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Promising review: "After suffering from plantar fasciitis for a good solid year, I decided I had to do something in order to get back into exercising again. Since getting this pokey golfball, I haven't missed an evening using it and it truly has made a world of difference in my pain and ability to use my feet. I use the ball when I am sitting down watching TV for the evening. I had to apply a good amount of pressure and it hurt at the beginning, but then in the morning the pain of working with the ball was gone. Each day my pain got better and better. I can't say enough what the Footstar has done for me." —Lena Cestaro

Get it on Amazon for $6.95.

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12. Stretch out your feet with this spiny, abacus-like roller.

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Promising review: "I love this foot massager. The nubs and bumps feel great when I'm sitting at my desk. When my feet are especially sore, I just apply more downward pressure and mmm-mmm good! My feet are extra sensitive, so I use it with my socks on. My photos show the feet of a neighbor's child. She loved it too and said it tickled. Anyway, the construction is solid and so naturally no splinters! I expect it will last a long time. I highly recommend." —D. R. Bott

Get it on Amazon for $16.95.

13. Stop skulking outside Brookstone and finally bring home an electric foot massager, because you DESERVE IT.

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Prepare to have your feet and calves completely surrounded with massaging rollers that act like "the expert hands and techniques of highly trained massage therapists."

Promising review: "Wow, this thing is POWERFUL! Seriously, I thought it was gonna be too much for me and I can take some deep pressure. After 15 minutes your calves and feet are thoroughly massaged!" —Stori

Get it on Amazon for $159.99.

14. Soak away your troubles (like toenail fungus, athlete's foot, and smelly feet) with this miracle tea tree oil soak.

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Promising review: "I started using this product thinking it wouldn't work, but I loved it. I began to see changes two and half months after using the product, and now that my nail is fully recovered now, I really recommend this product. I advise you to have patience when using it and don't despair. Follow the instructions as stated in the package and be consistent everyday." —Agueda Salazar

Get it on Amazon for $13.85.

15. Give your feet some padding with two gel cushions to make you feel like you're walking on air.

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Promising review: "I should probably start by saying I have quite a sordid history of foot problems for someone only in her mid 30's. I've had osteotomy surgery, plantar warts, you name it. A lot of my foot problems stem from the fact that one of my legs is slightly longer than the other. Since my left leg is a bit shorter, my left foot takes most of the pressure. I also have very high arches, so the heel and ball of my left foot really take a beating, especially since as a research scientist and mother of a very active autistic 4-year-old, I'm on my feet a lot. I decided to try out this metatarsal pad and see if that made a difference and it definitely has! All in all I'm really pleased I bought these and have been getting great use out of them so far. Are they comfortable? Yes! Is it annoying having to wear something additional in my shoe? Yes, but I'd rather deal with annoying than pain and I can definitely recommend them for callous pain on the ball of the foot as they have completely eliminated mine!" —Kate Mahoney

Get it on Amazon for $13.99.

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16. Feel super glamorous while fighting bunions, callouses, and crooked toes with this gemmed out toe separator.

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They also work for painting your toenails at home.

Promising review: "Click the add to cart button—and add 4 more to your order. Everyone you know needs to be using YogaToes. I stand on my feet all day long and have been suffering from foot pain since I started my career. My toes were curled toward the big toe and my heels hurt so bad. At the end of each day the cramping was so horrible I couldn't walk. I tried this toe separator and I'll probably use it for the rest of my days. After one week my toes are straight and the pain is gone. I will forever swear by YogaToes!" —Amazon Customer

Get it on Amazon for $29.95.

18. Bravely wear new shoes without a fear of blisters thanks to Skin Glide and Foot Glide.

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Body Glide's products create a shield between you and rubbing fabrics that threaten to give you blisters and rashes. Skin Glide is a balm that can get into hard to reach places (like between your toes) and Foot Glide is a deodorant-like substance that you can roll wherever your shoes irritate your skin.

Get Skin Glide on Eastbay for $9.99 or Foot Glide on Target for $7.49.

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20. Get a whole kit dedicated to turning your barking dogs into happy pups.

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Nurture your hands and feet with almond milk hand cream, hand salve, honey and grapeseed hand cream, coconut foot cream, lemon butter cuticle cream, and lip balm.

Get it on Macy's for $12.99.

21. Freshen up sweaty feet with the delightful smells of rose and geranium found in Lush's Twinkle Toes foot powder.

22. Dip your feet in a soak made with an appropriately shaped bath bomb.

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This soak is jam-packed with coconut oil, epsom salts, peppermint essential oil, oatmeal, and lime essential oil. The scent is called MojiTOES, get it???

Get it from TheBathematician on Etsy for $4.27.

23. Let your feet shed all their dead skin with this Super Peeling Liquid.

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Like snakes! Snakes that are attached to you.

Promising review: "I've tried this and that other baby feet product. The results were the same but for a much better price. It took a couple days for the peeling to begin and whoa boy was it gnarly! I have several huge callouses on the pad of my foot and big toe which began peeling off in huge chunks (disgusting but oh so satisfying)." —Kevin A

Get it on Jet for $13.90 or on Amazon for $13.50 (on back-order).

24. Bring the pedicure home with a combination pumice stone and nail brush—that's shaped like a foot.