Pumice stone is Natural and cheap, this spongy stone from molten volcanic rock offers abrasive and exfoliating properties perfect for softening the skin and for removing hair. Discover without delay our advice to choose your pumice stone and use it every day.
Pumice Stone: Choose It Well
Who has not dreamed of a dream body with soft and beautiful skin? If it does not have the effect of a magic wand, pumice contributes greatly. Pumice stone is found in all forms and can display red or brown colors depending on its provenance, but it is more commonly found in white trade in raw form. Some brands have a small tie for hanging in the shower or mold it flat for ease of use. It is also attached to a wooden handle or plastic to handle more easily, or as a rasp foot. It is also available inside soaps, scrubs and other body scrubs in the form of powder. It’s up to you to choose the shape that suits you, knowing that raw pumice has proven itself against calluses and remains the best quality/price ratio. Next brands and accessories, a pumice stone will cost you between € 2 and € 8, and you will have plenty of time to absorb this small price in view of its longevity. You can get it in drugstore or supermarket. The lucky ones can find them on the beaches of Greece.
Pumice: Use It Well
You have purchased your pumice stone and look forward to pampering your feet with, but you do not know exactly how to handle it. To be effective in exfoliation, you must soak for ten minutes the infected area (foot, hand, elbow …) in warm water. You can then rub the dead skin by making circular gestures. Do not press too hard, stop when the skin has become tender, and be sure to leave a thin layer of horn that will protect the skin. Renew the operation two to three times a month depending on the condition of your horn. Pumice stone is also a grandmother’s method for hair removal. It can slow hair growth considerably if it is included daily in its beauty routine. In the shower, after soaping, just pass the pumice on the legs – avoid the underarms or underarms, too sensitive areas – by making circular movements without pressing. If you persist each day, you will see a result after about three weeks. In addition, by using your pumice stone, it will smooth, and you can use it on slightly more sensitive areas like toes …
Pumice Stone: The Precautions To Take
If pumice is very effective at removing calluses, which needs supplementation by other treatments to get soft feet. After passing the pumice, dry your feet well, and generously apply moisturizing cream or balm to the rough areas. This will help fight calluses and pamper your feet. For very dry feet, you can also use Vaseline in a thick layer at bedtime with socks. Remember to rinse your pumice thoroughly with clean water after use and keep it protected from dust.