Barry L. Scurran DPM FACFAS


Toe cap and sleeve for corns and calluses

Toe caps and toe sleeves fit over the toe and protect the sides and tips of the toe. Toe caps and sleeves can prevent calluses or soft corns from forming on or between the toes.

Toe crest pad

Toe crest pads relieve pressure and friction and help prevent toes from rubbing together. The pads can help prevent corns from forming on the toes or foot.

Protective pads for calluses and corns

Protective pads can remove the pressure or friction that is causing a callus or corn, giving it time to heal. For smaller calluses and corns, cut a circle out of moleskin and then cut the center out of the circle so you have a doughnut-shaped pad. Put it on your skin so that the callus or corn is in the doughnut “hole”…

Calluses and Corns

Calluses and corns are areas of thick skin caused by pressure or friction. They may cause pain when a person walks or wears shoes. Calluses usually form on the hands or feet. They may look gray or yellow and be less sensitive to the touch than surrounding skin. They usually don’t need treatment. Calluses on the hands…

Moleskin

Moleskin is a soft fabric with a thin layer of felt attached to a sticky backing. It is used most often on the feet to protect the skin from rubbing against itself or footwear and is also used to help cushion the feet. After an affected area is washed and dried, the sticky side of moleskin can be applied so that it…