Very often women (and men too)face such a problem as cracks on the fingers. It is possible to sin for a number of reasons, but it is better to understand them and understand how to overcome the problem. So, the fingers on the hands are cracking. What to do with it and what could be the reasons for this phenomenon?
If you notice that your skin is noticeably coarsened,and after this there were also cracks, it is necessary to learn in the first place, why it happened. First of all, remember what you were doing and what you were contacting recently, maybe there was a long work related to water, household chemicals (for example, with detergent for dishes, floors, washing powders, cleaners, soap with a high content of alkali etc.). In the water there are a lot of various elements (and sometimes the entire Mendeleev's table), which are harmful to the skin of the hands. And you do not need to talk about household chemicals at all. A huge number of harmful substances and compounds are not just harmful, but are harmful to the skin. Therefore it is necessary to work with these substances only in rubber gloves, which the hostesses sometimes forget or simply ignore.
The second most common cause is fungus. Fungi of different types can cause dry skin, which causes fingers to crack. In this case, it is desirable to medication. By the way, for the same reason, fingers, toes and feet are cracking. You can conduct small, but very pleasant procedures in this case. Legs and / or hands to steam out in a basin with hot water and iodine. To enhance the effect, you can add salt and soda to the water. After steaming, it is necessary to clean the affected area with pumice stone, then wipe the feet with a towel and apply antibacterial cream (or, for example, calendula ointment).
Dust, dirt, sand can also causethe fact that the fingers are cracking. Getting on hands, they absorb moisture and irritate the skin. As a result, you get a crack. The same can happen if you have a sharp drop in immunity, you consume little water or you do not have enough vitamins.
And not the rarest reason is allergicreaction. Very often, cosmetic products cause such unpleasant symptoms, and we sin on anything, anything. So, we figured out why the fingers crack. Now about the ways of solving the problem.
It is better, of course, to go to a dermatologist whofind out the cause of this phenomenon. But nevertheless there are universal methods of getting rid of cracks, which can be advised. The first thing to think about is rubber gloves when working with chemicals. Item number two - consumption of vitamins, if they are not enough. It will not hurt to pass the above procedure with iodine, which will be a good preventative of the fungus. And try to change makeup. Refrain from visiting public places such as swimming pools, baths, saunas. If the improvement does not occur - be sure to consult a doctor, as the reasons can be covered in more serious diseases. By the way, it is very useful after applying a fat cream for dry hands (abundant use, I must say) to put on your hands / feet cotton gloves or socks.