Phew! If that’s what you think when you take off your shoes – or worse – if someone says it to you, it’s because of your smelly feet. Medically known as bromhidrosis, the condition is typically caused by excess sweat and/or from wearing the same shoes continually, and where excess foot moisture allows for bacteria to overgrow.
At the office of Lifestyle Podiatry, our skilled professionals are committed to keeping your feet healthy, looking good — and odor free! We have compiled a list of things you can do to treat foot odor so that you can be confident every time you take off your shoes:
When to seek professional help
Sometimes, despite your best efforts, your feet continue to smell. We’re here to help! At the office of Lifestyle Podiatry, we’ll evaluate your condition and administer the appropriate treatment options that can help control your excessive sweating and end those embarrassing odors. For more information or to schedule an appointment, contact us today.
By Lifestyle Podiatry
February 24, 2021