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What is Corn?

Corn is hardening of skin layers; causing excessive pain in pressure bearing points. These commonly occur in soles and palms. It is termed as "Khadara" in Ayurveda.

  • Application of papaya latex on corn will reduce thickening of corn.
  • Application of lemon over corn at night for 4-6hours will make the corn smooth.
  • Apply half teaspoon of raw papaya juice with a cotton plug on the corn.
  • Indian squill is useful in removing corns. A paste prepared from chalk is to be applied over the corn.