Urea is a naturally occurring nitrogen crystal. Urea is the product of protein degradation in the human body, produced by the liver and excreted through the kidneys. Urea is the primary means through which your body eliminates nitrogen. Urea is non-toxic to the human body.
Commercial uses of urea
Urea can be commercially manufactured and is used in many different applications. In medicine, urea is prized for its’ hydrating and exfoliating properties. Additional applications include:
- Agricultural feed additives
- Flavor enhancer for tobacco products
- Diesel exhaust systems
- Hair removal products
- De-icing applications
Urea in skin care - Podiatrists Choice Callus Control Cream
After many late nights in the Myfootshop.com lab, we’re proud to announce the launch of our new urea skin cream, Podiatrists Choice Callus Control Cream. Podiatrists Choice Callus Control Cream is safe enough to use every day and tough enough to soften even the hardest of calluses. With the addition of tea tree oil and lavender extracts in our formula, Podiatrists Choice Callus Control Cream also acts as a potent antifungal.
Myfootshop.com’s line of natural skin care products is developed with sustainability in mind. Our goal is to save our customers money by buying a single product to treat multiple conditions. Our secondary goal is to decrease packaging and transportations costs.