Many people are using essential oils to help heal their bodies. Here are 10 common foot conditions and the essential oils that can help!
Condition Oils Application/Ratio EO to carrier oil
Athlete’s Foot: a fungal infection that causes itching, Melaleuca *Neat
redness, and scaling of the skin Oregano 1:3
Blisters Lavender Neat
Bunion: a misplacement of the big toe in which the Cypress Neat
base of the big toe juts outward. This can cause
inflammation and irritation.
Calluses: a flat, thick growth of skin that develops on Oregano 1:3
areas of the skin where there is constant friction or rubbing.
Corns: painful growths that develop on the Clove 1:1
small toes due to repetitive friction.
Cracked Heels: depletion of natural oils in the skin, leading Myrrh Neat
to dehydration of the skin beneath it.
Gout: a painful inflammation of a joint caused by a buildup Lemon Neat
of uric acid crystals deposited in the joint.
Plantar Warts: painful warts that grow on the bottoms of the feet Oregano 1:3
Sprain: injury to a ligament caused by excessive stretching Marjoram Neat
Lemongrass/ Neat or 1:1 White fir for kids or sensitive skin
Strain: tear of muscle tissue due to excessive strain or Lemongrass Neat or 1:1
overstretching for kids or
*Neat = no dilution necessary