PediCare +K Technology Cracked Heel Repair Cream.
The clinically tested PediCare cracked heel repair cream is presented in a squeezable tube for easy dispensing and you receive 80ml of product inside. The interesting factor of this product is that not only can you use it on your feet, you can also use it on dry elbows and knees though a patch test is always recommended. The benefits it states are:
48HR Active Skin Repair.
Uses Keratin Technology.
Ideal For General & Diabetic Feet.
The formulation utilises urea and pure keratin which is sourced from a keratin technology group based in the United States that helps support the body's repair process whilst preventing infection when applied. The other ingredients featured also contribute in helping and to improve the dry skin condition by helping hydration and moisture levels, the full ingredients are as follows:
Aqua - Used as a solvent in cosmetics to contribute in making a formulation of ingredients.
Urea - Helps skin retain moisture whilst also removing dead skin cells for improved texture.
Glycerin - Humectant that draws moisture to the skin to keep it hydrated.
Dimethicone - Improves a products texture whilst also being an excellent skin barrier to reduce moisture loss from the skin.
Stearic Acid - Improves and protects the skins surface from moisture loss whilst supporting the skins barrier function.
Cetearyl Alcohol - Emollient that soothes and heals dry rough skin.
Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract - Antiseptic and moisturiser that helps heal and soothe the skin.
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride - Helps make a product slippery without greasiness whilst creating a barrier over the skin to help stop moisture loss and improve dry skin.
Keratin - A protein found in the skin that helps reinforce the skins barrier function and improve elasticity and moisture.
Hydrolysed Keratin - Protects the skin from further damage and restores suppleness and softness with skin-conditioning benefits.
Theobroma Cacao Seed Butter - Forms a barrier to stop moisture loss whilst improving dry and cracked skin conditions.
Simmondsia Chinensis Seed Oil - Supports skin-repair and has anti-inflammatory properties to reduce drying, chapping, or chaffing.
Panthenol - Helps skin to retain moisture and become softer whilst also reducing itchiness with its anti-inflammatory benefit.
Phenoxyethanol - Preservative that prevents bacteria and helps prolong shelf life of the product.
Triethanolamine - Emulsifier that helps spreadable application of a product and also balance the pH of a product.
Carbomer - Thickening agent that helps control the viscosity and flow of cosmetic products whilst helping to stop liquids and oils separating in the formulation.
Piroctone Olamine - Antifungal and antimicrobial used to treat fungal infections of the skin and can be found in a popular anti-dandruff shampoo for controlling scalp issues.
Applying twice daily and gently massaging on the feet, this lightweight textured cream instantly absorbs and soothes the skin on application. The non-greasy texture is ideal because it doesn't make the feet slippery and u can also wear your socks and shoes without feeling uncomfortable. I was impressed on how quickly it improved the heels of my feet and makes the skin incredibly soft and smooth even after the first application. The PediCare +K Technology Cracked Heel Repair Cream is an essential product to use and especially for those summer months when u can wear open style footwear to show off your improved feet, instead of hiding them! Available from Asda, Trago Mills, Bodycare, Home Bargains, Poundworld and Rayburn in the UK. You can also purchase it online on Amazon, x Neil.