How to Remove Corns

Corns can be uncomfortable, painful and unsightly. If you are suffering from corns on your toes and feet, there are easy and effective ways to remove corns. Corns do not have to get in the way of your everyday life, and there are accessible and successful means of dealing with corns and calluses. Although there are many natural cures such as alternate applications of goldenseal extract and tea tree oil that can keep down infection and speed healing, it is a good idea to aid the process with a more straight forward approach. There are many non prescription products on the market now that have received high acclaims for the removal of corns that are fast and effective.

After reviewing many of the products on the market and receiving feedback, we have weeded out the bad, and revealed the best.
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For years, the keratolysis agent, “salicylic acid”, has been used to break down corns and calluses. When patients ask their doctors how to remove corns, the perscription often contains this agent. There are quite a few items on the market that contain this. But we recommend that you use: Dr. Scholl’s Liquid Corn & Callus Remover. This product is great for dissolving corns and calluses, and there are the reviews to prove it. We highly recommend it. The product comes with water proof cushions that surround the painful area and keep pressure off. As a result, the area becomes less-irritated and has a better chance of healing.

Curad Mediplast Corn, Callus & Wart Remover Pads is a consumer favorite for how to remove corns, and will lead to beautiful looking feet. The pads are cut to fit and use salicylic acid to target the corns at the source. We regularly hear comments like “this product really works” and “great product, from those who have used this product. These pads will take off all unwanted skin from corns, calluses and even warts! This is a very easy-to-use method to remove corns, and makes walking less painful as well. You can’t go wrong by buying this product.

One product that we feel is a must for anyone with corns and calluses is the Simco Professional Stainless Steel Corn. This product has received great reviews! It is faster and more efficient than pumice stones and files for removing and breaking down corns and calluses. It is used with a razor, so caution must be exercised, but it is well designed to be safe if used properly. It is great quality and can be reused to tackle any corns that you might encounter in the future. Beside the Bario (below) this may be the best bet for quickly getting rid of corns. But you can’t beat its price!

Now, the next item is priced cheap compared to similar electronic products. Yet, this provides better than average results. In fact, we call it the ultimate tool for how to remove corns. The Bario: Electric Callus Remover, Foot File, & Pedicure has the effectiveness and efficiency that we look for. Furthermore, its sleek design and easy cleaning gives much to be admired. We have found that you simply can’t get a better over-the-counter product on how to remove corns. Its so fast, yet doesn’t cause much pain at all. Calluses are removed so easily, you may even start to enjoying it!

Don’t forget to check out our treatment page for information on how to keep corns and calluses from forming on feet!