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Foot & Leg Care 

The Bazuka range of verruca and wart treatments includes the pharmacy-only Bazuka Gel and Bazuka Extra Strength Gel, as well as Bazuka Treatment Gel, Bazuka Extra Strength Treatment Gel and Bazuka Sub-Zero, available for self-selection. Bazuka Gel contains salicylic acid that gradually removes infected tissue and eliminates the virus, drying to form a water-resistant seal and prevent the virus spreading, explains manufacturer Dendron. Buzuka Sub-Zero is based on cryotherapy and can freeze warts or verrucas to the core in just one treatment, the company adds.
Dendron Ltd: 01923 208400

Mentholatum’s Deep Freeze Pain Relief Glide-On Gel helps to relieve sharp and shooting muscle, joint, leg and foot pain, such as plantar fasciitis, and helps to cool tired and aching legs, explains the company. The Glide-on Gel offers fast-acting, targeted, soothing pain relief at the point of pain, with the cooling sensation lasting for up to an hour, while the penetrating cooling provides longer lasting pain relief, Mentholatum explains.
Laser Healthcare: 01202 780558

RB has announced a partnership between Scholl and The College of Podiatry in order to help educate healthcare professionals and the UK public on how to treat foot conditions and care for their feet. A footcare training tool is now available, as well as an in-depth clinical professional development module, which is due to be available this summer.
RB: 0500 455456


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