Doctors remove painful or long-lasting calluses by using a scalpel to shave away the thickened layers of excess skin, Mayo Clinic states. Another option involves treating the callus with a medical patch or gel containing... More » Health Nutrition & Diets Diet Plans

Home remedies for calluses include soaking the affected area in water, moisturizing the affected area, using nonprescription pads and wearing shoes that fit well, according to Mayo Clinic. Scraping off thickened skin aft... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions

Calluses are removed with files, pedicure rollers and smoothing systems consistently every day until the problem goes away. Lotions and moisturizers aid in helping keep calluses from returning. More » Beauty & Fashion Skin Care

Ways to remove foot calluses include taking medications to reduce infection or remove calluses, cutting away the thickened skin with a scalpel, and wearing custom-made shoe inserts, according to Mayo Clinic. In certain c... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions

It is possible to lose some weight on the seven-day cabbage soup diet, states Mayo Clinic, because it restricts calories and nutrients. There are no statistics available for average weight loss on the diet. More » Health Nutrition & Diets Diet Plans

Skin that is irritated from pressure and friction often results in the formation of calluses on the toes, states MNT. Having bunions or hammer toes, wearing improperly fitted shoes and standing for long periods are also ... More »

WebMD states that a pound of fat is equivalent to 3,500 calories. This means that in order to lose 10 pounds in a single week, it's necessary to burn off 35,000 calories. According to WebMD, the best method for achieving... More » Health Nutrition & Diets Diet Plans