The skin comprises, from out inward, of three layers: epidermis, dermis and the subcutaneous fat layer. The thickness of these layers vary in different areas of the body. In the soles of the hands and feet the epidermis is thicker, while in areas like the eyelids this layer is very thin. Cracked heels occur due to the extensive exposure of the skin of the heels to the environment, the soles of the feet are more prone that other areas. Cracked heels occur or become aggravated more often in the colder seasons of the year when the weather is drier.
With a special formula, Barij Essence Heelfix Cream contains active ingredients such as Calendula (Calendical officinalis), Geranium (Pelargonium roseum), and Aloe (Aloe vera), having the necessary features to prevent and heal dryness and inflammation of skin cracks, especially in cases of cracked heels.
In formulating Barij Essence Heelfix Cream, sesame oil has been used, which is rich in vitamins A and D, also Vitamin E, necessary for skin health. Furthermore, this formulation contains dexpanthenol (Vitamin B5 precursor), which considerably helps wound and lesion recovery.