New York Magazine

Skip to content, or skip to search.

Skip to content, or skip to search.

Best Bets Daily: Tuesday

Got You Covered


Posted August 9, 2005
Good idea: scoring cowboy boots and designer stilettos at the same sale. Bad idea: breaking in both pairs of shoes at the same time. My feet are cut, scraped, cracked, and usually bleeding by nighttime—right when I'm ready to go out and dance. To help ease the pain, I’m using these new Band-Aids, filled with antibiotic to treat nasty blisters and cushy to shield my feet from digging straps and scraping leather. These things are lifesavers, and the proof is that I’m still standing.

$5.47 at Duane Reade, multiple locations, duanereade.com.

Buy it online
Store Review and Details

Advertising