The following foot-powders have been recommended as dusting powders:

I

Boric acid......... 2 ounces

Zinc oleate......... 1 ounce

Talcum........... 3 ounces

II

Oleate of zinc (powdered) .......... 0.5 ounce

Boric acid.........     1 ounce

French chalk.......     5 ounces

Starch............     1.5 ounces

III

Dried alum........     1 drachm

Salicylic acid....... 0.5 drachm

Wheat starch.......     4 drachms

Powdered talc......     1.5 ounces

IV

Formaldehyde solution ............. 1 part

Thymol........... 1/10 Part

Zinc oxide.........   35 parts

Powdered starch....   65 parts

V

Salicylic acid.. ..... 7    drachms

Boric acid 2 ounces, 440    grains

Talcum........... 38    ounces

Slippery elm bark.. . 1    ounce

Orris root.......... 1    ounce

VI

Talc..............   12    ounces

Boric acid.........   10    ounces

Zinc oleate.........     1    ounce

Salicylic acid.......     1    ounce

Oil of eucalyptus...     2    drachms

VII

Salicylic acid...... 7    drachms

Boric acid......... 3    ounces

Talcum .......... 38    ounces

Slippery elm, powdered ........... 1    ounce

Orris, powdered.... 1    ounce

Salicylated Talcum

I

Salicylic acid......     1    drachm

Talcum ..........     6    ounces

Lycopodium.......     6    drachms

Starch............     3    ounces

Zinc oxide.........     1    ounce

Perfume, quantity sufficient.

II

Tannoform........ 1 drachm

Talcum........... 2 drachms

Lycopodium....... 30 grains

Use as a dusting powder.

Solutions for Perspiring Feet

I

Balsam Peru....... 15 minims

Formic acid........ 1 drachm

Chloral hydrate.... 1 drachm Alcohol to make 3 ounces.

Apply by means of absorbent cotton.

II

Boricacid.......... 15 grains

Sodium borate..... 6 drachms

Salicylic acid....... 6 drachms

Glycerine.......... 1.5 ounces

Alcohol to make 3 ounces. For local application.