Active ingredients
in professional foot care with PHARM FOOT

Discover the active ingredients in professional foot care from PHARM FOOT. Use the power of natural ingredients in foot care products!

AHA and BHA ACID COMPLEX

Glycolic, lactic, citric and malic acids. The complex normalizes the work of the sebaceous glands, smoothes, brightens and evens out the skin tone. The acids support skin smoothing treatments.

ALLANTOIN

Allantoin has a soothing, anti-inflammatory and regenerating effect, it stimulates cell division, which supports the epidermis renewal process. Allantoin also reduces redness and skin irritation, moisturizes and smoothes the skin of the feet.

ALOE

Accelerates skin regeneration, soothes irritations, reduces redness and inflammation. Easily penetrates the epidermis. In foot care, it has a strong moisturizing, cleansing and firming effect, increasing the elasticity of the skin on the feet.

ARGAN OIL

Contains linoleic acid, sterols, vitamin E and polyphenols. The oil soothes irritations and hypersensitivity of the skin, has antioxidant properties, slows down the aging process, but also has antifungal and antibacterial properties. Argan oil also strengthens the lipid barrier, protecting the skin against the adverse effects of external factors.

BETAINE

A natural ingredient of our skin that ensures proper hydration of the skin of the feet. It does not sensitize or irritate the skin. It takes part in the synthesis of keratin and has an antioxidant effect, i.e. slows down the aging process of the skin.

CASTOR OIL

Due to the high content of fatty acids, castor oil primarily moisturizes and softens the feet. When used on the skin, it penetrates deeply (much deeper than most other care and cosmetic products with a surface effect), moisturizing it not only from the outside, but also from the inside – it stimulates the production of collagen and elastin.

CLIMBAZOLE

A chemical compound with a strong antifungal effect. It is used to treat fungal infections of the skin of the feet and nails. Its spectrum of activity is, inter alia:

  • Malassezia furfur
  • Trichophyton rubrum
  • Trichophyton mentagrophytes and other Trichophyton species
  • Microsporum canis and other species of the genus Microsporum.

CLOVE OIL

This oil contains eugenol with analgesic and disinfecting properties, and sesquiterpenes, which have antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties. In foot care, it has antifungal, antispasmodic and antioxidant properties.

COLLAGEN

Has strong moisturizing properties, binds moisture from the air, thanks to which it firms, moisturizes and tones the skin of the feet. It soothes inflammation and allergies, regenerates, accelerates skin healing and regeneration of the epidermis, oxygenating it and increasing its resistance to allergens. It improves the absorption of other active ingredients into the subsequent layers of the skin.

COLOSTRUM (bovine colostrum, first mother's milk)

Is a valuable, natural and bioactive raw material found in nature. It has nutritional, energizing and protective properties. Colostrum is characterized by a huge concentration of numerous ingredients necessary for the body – it contains over 250 bioactive substances. The most important of them are: antibodies, growth factors, leukocytes, enzymes that oxidize bacteria, proteins that stop viruses from reproducing, epidermal growth factor, hormones, pantothenic acid, folic acid, easily absorbed  vitamins in a very high concentration, and magnesium and zinc compounds. On the other hand, vitamins E and C contained in colostrum have an antioxidant and stabilizing effect on defense cells. The ingredient protects, nourishes and slows down the aging process of the skin of the feet. Recommended in the care of the diabetic foot.

COCONUT OIL

This oil, despite being a fat, has antibacterial properties, so it’s perfect for foot care. It moisturizes, increases water retention in the skin and it has skin smoothing properties.

COTTON OIL

Has an anti-inflammatory effect, stimulates the process of epithelial and connective tissue regeneration, and softens the skin. Regenerates irritated, dry skin of the feet, thus restoring its elasticity. Soothes irritations, softens callous epidermis and nail cuticles.

DERMOSOFT DECALACT

A natural ingredient derived from palm oil. It has a strong antibacterial and antifungal effect. The effect is ensured with a concentration of just 0.3-1%.

EARLY BOOST

The first active cosmetic ingredient of plant origin based on taurine. It has a stimulating and energizing effect on the skin of the feet. It tightens the epidermis, smoothes it and increases its elasticity.

GRAPEFRUIT EXTRACT

The extract has antibacterial and antifungal properties, combating several hundred different types of viruses and bacteria. Therefore, it should be used during foot baths to refresh the feet, as well as a substance that reduces sweating of the feet.

HYALURONIC ACID

Hyaluronic acid moisturizes, strongly binds and retains water, which prevents dehydration of the skin. Creates a natural film that protects, smoothes and supports the protective properties of the skin of the feet.

LEMON EXTRACT

Thanks to the content of fruit acids, bioflavonoids and mineral salts, it normalizes the process of keratinization of the epidermis, lightens discoloration and inhibits the work of the sebaceous glands.

LAVENDER OIL

An oil rich in tannins and flavonoids with healing, antiseptic, antioxidant and astringent properties. In footcare, it regulates the secretion of sebum, protects against water loss and has anti-inflammatory properties. It moisturizes the skin. It has an oily consistency, but when massaged into the feet, it absorbs quickly. Thanks to the vitamins of youth it contains, it slows down the aging process of the skin.

MACADAMIA OIL

Moisturizes, nourishes, tones the skin and improves the appearance of the skin. It softens and smoothes the epidermis, heals damage and skin irritation. The skin of the feet becomes soft and more elastic.

MANGO BUTTER

Moisturizes, replenishes the skin’s lipid layer and regenerates the epidermis.

MICRO SILVER (silver ions)

Safe due to the size of the particles that do not penetrate into the deeper layers of the epidermis. It strengthens and protects the skin of the feet, effectively eliminates bacteria and fungi, and prevents mycosis. It even works against resistant bacteria and prevents their development for a long time. Micro-silver works very well against unpleasant foot odors. Preparations containing silver ions are recommended for people with dry skin, with blemishes or suffering from psoriasis.

MARIGOLD EXTRACT

Has an astringent and anti-inflammatory effect, stimulates the skin renewal process and prevents excessive exfoliation.

MARSHMALLOW PLANT EXTRACT

Softens and smoothes the skin, has anti-inflammatory properties, protects the skin against the harmful effects of the environment and causes its regeneration. In foot care, it soothes irritations and protects dry skin. Perfect in the fight against cracking heels.

OZONIZED OLIVE OIL

Ozone is one of the most effective germicides, antiviral and antifungal agents. Olive oil is rich in antioxidants and is a source of vitamins A, B, C, D, E and F. It perfectly moisturizes, nourishes and regenerates the skin. The combination of both ingredients creates an ideal duo that not only revitalizes the skin, but also soothes and heals injuries, burns and even bedsores. Moreover, the use of ozonated olive oil helps with chronic skin problems such as psoriasis, “ichthyosis” and atopic dermatitis. Ozonated oil improves microcirculation, oxygenates and nourishes cells. It calms and soothes inflammation and creates a protective film that kills fungi and free radicals.

PEPPERMINT OIL

Is a substance rich in active ingredients such as: flavonoids, carotenoids, phenolic acids, sterols and mineral salts. Thanks to these ingredients, it has strong beautifying and health-promoting properties for the skin. It improves microcirculation, narrowing blood vessels, thus reducing redness. It also has an anti-inflammatory effect. Recommended for people with hyperhidrosis, as it regulates the activity of the sebaceous glands and reduces the secretion of sebum. It cleans pores, refreshes and improves the overall appearance of the skin on the feet. Peppermint cools, refreshes and stimulates the skin of the feet.

POLYSACCHARIDES

Are complex sugars classified as carbohydrates, and at the same time belonging to natural polymers, i.e. natural compounds that are one of the basic building blocks of living organisms.

Polysaccharides include hyaluronic acid and glucose. Sugars help to lubricate the skin and keep it moist. These ingredients are the building blocks of cell walls and support the body in recognizing bacteria. They protect the skin from drying out, inhibiting the process of water evaporation from the epidermis.

PANTHENOL

Moisturizes the skin, making it soft and supple. It soothes irritations and inflammations, accelerates regeneration and reconstruction of the epidermis. It improves the functioning of the lipid barrier and increases the skin’s resistance to external factors.

POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE

Used in cosmetic recipes as a pH regulator. It has a strong softening effect on the skin, which facilitates the removal of hyperkeratosis and the treatment of hyperkeratosis. Potassium hydroxide is one of the most effective ingredients with a proven effect on calluses.

ROSEMARY EXTRACT

Rosemary antioxidants protect individual elements of skin cells, including proteins, thus preventing damage to the epidermis. This ingredient also strengthens the capillaries of the skin, improves blood flow and prevents swelling of the feet.

SAGE EXTRACT

Thanks to the content of triterpenes, tannins and flavonoids, it has an astringent, anti-inflammatory and bacteriostatic effect. It reduces irritation and redness of the skin on the feet.

SHEA BUTTER

Rebuilds and strengthens the epidermal hydrolipid barrier, which prevents transepidermal water loss from the epidermis.

SINODOR

A natural substance that absorbs unpleasant odors.

TEA TREE OIL

Is a substance obtained by water distillation from the leaves of an evergreen tree, native to Australia. The Indigenous peoples of Australia and the surrounding islands have known and used the antibacterial properties of the oil for centuries. Today, the oil comes from special tree plantations to protect the wild trees from becoming extinct. Tea tree oil has a strong antiseptic and antibacterial effect. In appropriate concentrations, it exhibits immunostimulatory properties. This oil, as one of only a few, can be applied directly to the skin during the treatment, but only topically. Supports the fight against fungal infections of the skin of the feet and nails. It has the ability to easily penetrate the skin, which accelerates the regeneration process of the epidermis.

UREA (carbonic acid diamide)

Urea is a natural compound found in the human body. Urea is a safe ingredient which is well tolerated even by people prone to allergies and irritations. Research proves that urea in foot care strongly moisturizes, softens the skin, soothes irritations and itching, and even disinfects the feet. It increases the permeability of the stratum corneum. In concentrations of up to 5% – urea accelerates skin cell division, stimulating the regeneration of keratinized epidermis. In a higher concentration of up to 25% – urea has a strong moisturizing effect, and in a concentration of more than 30% – it has strong exfoliating properties. Due to its effectiveness, urea is an ingredient used in specialized products which support the fight against calluses, corns and dry, rough and calloused skin of the feet, as well as cracking heels.

VITAMIN C

Stimulates collagen synthesis, improving skin firmness. Promotes wound healing. It regulates the production of melanin, lightens discolorations and improves skin tone. It protects the skin’s lipid layer against the undesirable effects of free radicals.

VITAMIN E

Increases the skin’s ability to bind water thus providing a moisturizing effect. It prevents discoloration and reduces the existing ones to some extent. It acts as a free radical killer – protecting the skin against early aging.

Active ingredients
in professional foot care

The active ingredients in foot care cosmetics are the secret to beautiful and healthy skin on the feet. The skin of the feet, exposed to external factors, requires special care and attention. A large number of sweat glands, the lack of sebaceous glands and the structure of the epidermis, which is different from other parts of the skin, make it extremely sensitive, prone to dryness and irritation. Effective active ingredients in foot care protect against the effects of hyperkeratosis of the epidermis and heal ailments and skin diseases.

Effective active ingredients in PHARM FOOT cosmetics for the skin of the feet

The demanding skin of the feet needs the same intensive care as the rest of the skin of the body. Problems such as callous epidermis, cracks on the surface of the skin and irritation of the skin of the feet can be solved with the help of professional or home foot care. Podiatry cosmetics for professional use in pedicure and podiatry salons, as well as cosmetics for home use from the PHARM FOOT brand contain a whole wealth of active ingredients that help care for and heal the skin of the feet.

Foot care for health and beauty

Foot cosmetics are designed not only to make the feet beautiful, but also to prevent unpleasant ailments and treat foot diseases. The professional PHARM FOOT products for the feet which can be used in a pedicure or in a podiatry treatment, contain carefully selected and composed active ingredients. These are moisturizing, regenerating, exfoliating, refreshing and foot relaxing ingredients with a multi-level effect, tested for safety of use and effectiveness.

Learn about the active ingredients used in podiatry

Active ingredients commonly used in podiatry, such as urea, shea butter, allantoin, salicylic acid, vitamins A, B, C, D, E and F are also the ingredients of the professional PHARM FOOT cosmetics for foot care. Each of the ingredients enriches the cosmetic with an additional function – it strengthens the hydro-lipid barrier of the epidermis, increases skin elasticity, prevents swelling, reduces irritation, accelerates healing or supports the protection of the stratum corneum. Such ingredients in cosmetics make the skin healthy and the feet neat and beautiful. Discover the power of active ingredients in PHARM FOOT cosmetics.