Cracked heels, also known as heel fissures, is a common problem that results from a lack of proper foot care.Mostly caused by lack of moisture, dry air, an unhealthy diet, wearing the wrong footwear, aging or prolonged standing on hard floors, cracked heels also may be a result of conditions like eczema, corns and calluses, psoriasis, diabetes or thyroid issues.

Cracked heels is often accompanied by troubles like itching, redness, inflammation and peeling skin. Ignoring the problem may lead to deeper cracks, resulting in pain and bleeding. Plus, they definitely look unattractive!