People of all age groups can suffer from skin-related conditions, they are quite common, but the treatment for them can sometimes be pretty delicate.
Most commonly, people face with age spots, blackheads, skin tags, moles and warts, but there are about 3,000 more different skin issues one can experience.
Whenever you notice any skin change in color, texture or smell, you should act as soon as possible to treat it because it can be a potential health problem. Pharmaceutical meds are available for use and treatment, but can sometimes act harshly and aggressively on the skin.
Luckily, there are few homemade recipes that can get you a healthy and glowing skin in no time, and it will protect you from skin irregularities and from chemical medications.
Below you will find some of the most effective home remedies for the most frequent skin diseases, which are both cheap and effective:
Usually moles appear all the time on our skin and they are not dangerous, until you notice the mole is changing in color or size, which may be a clear symptom of cancer.
Luckily, there are some natural ingredients like garlic and apple cider vinegar that will help you get rid of moles. Here are the best home remedies for treating moles:
Both raw garlic and garlic extract can be very useful for mole treatment. Use petroleum jelly or masking tape to clear the skin around the mole. For a more natural option choose beeswax and oil instead of petroleum jelly. Apply garlic extract topically and secure the mole with a bandage.Repeat until you see positive results.
- Castor Oil and Baking Soda
Prepare a paste with castor oil and baking soda and apply it topically onto the mole. Secure the area with a bandage and leave it overnight to act. In the morning, rinse skin well.Repeat each night until you see improvement.
- Apple Cider Vinegar
Soak a cotton ball in ACV and apply it directly on the mole. Bandage the area and leave the ACV to act for eight hours. Repeat until mole begins to darken and falls off.
The human papillomavirus or HPV causes the occurance of warts. Most commonly people treat them with salicylic acid or freezing, but in sime cases, wrapping warts into duct tape is also helpful. Nevertheless, here are some other treatments that might help you get rid of warts:
All you have to do is to rub a banana peel every night and repeat the treatment until the wart disappears. It usually takes up to two weeks to see results.
- Pure Raw Honey
You can dispose of the wart by rubbing raw honey directly on the wart. After that, wrap the skin with bandage. When warts are treated with raw honey, they have very small changes of reoccurring.
- Apple Cider Vinegar
Take cotton ball, soak it in ACV and apply it on the wart every night. Secure the area with a bandage and leave it overnight to act. Rinse and repeat process until the wart fades.
Garlic can deal with warts in only 14 days, if used raw or juiced. Rub garlic onto wart each night and wrap area well. For best results, apply garlic juice twice a day.
Most commonly they appear on the skin around your neck, underarms, eyelids and upper chest. Usually they appear due to skin rubbing. Standardly, they are treated with tying off, cutting off, and freezing. But, here are some more natural and mellow ways to deal with them:
- Apple Cider Vinegar
Soak a cotton ball in ACV and squeeze the extra liquid. After that, tap the affected area and leave it on for a while. It takes a couple of days for the skin tag to darken and fall off.
- Tea Tree Oil
Soak a cotton ball in water and then drop some tea tree oil drops on it. Next, press the cotton ball on the affected area and bandage well. Repeat treatment 2-3 times per day for a whole month. If you are persistent the effects will be great.
- Baking Soda and Castor Oil
Prepare a paste by mixing both ingredients and apply It on the skin tag. After that, secure the area with bandage and repeat the process 2-3 times a day. Store paste in fridge for the next 48 hours.
As we grow old, dark spots appear on our skin and they usually appear on the limbs or the face. The real reason why they appear is not yet discovered, but for now, their appearance is linked with liver irregularities and sun exposure.
Here is what you can use to treat them:
Lemon has properties that are able to fade the dark spots. Soak a cotton ball and rub on dark spots two times a day.
- Aloe Vera
Apply raw Aloe Vera on the affected area and let it act for half an hour. You can grow this plant at home and apply the gel inside the leaves.
As you all know, onions are extremely beneficial for many health conditions, so dark spots are not an exception. All you have to do is to juice or blend onion and apply it directly onto dark spot. Let remedy soak for 10-15 minutes, and then rinse well. Repeat until dark spots fade.
Make a combination of horseradish and vinegar and apply it onto dark spot on a daily basis. After a while, you will notice improvement and the dark spot will vanish.
- Vitamin C Serums
The best solution for removing dark spots is homemade vitamin C serum. You just have to apply it topically onto dark spots, and the results will follow shortly.This is also good for eliminating other damaged skin tissue as well.
Cleansing Clogged Pores
The pores get clogged and the skin breathing is interrupted when the skin is in contact with outer dirt. In order to get glowing and soft skin, without any inflammation, here is what you can do:
- Sugar Scrub
Mix sugar and lemon to form a paste. Next, rub the paste onto skin with organic cotton ball. Massage your skin using circular motions. Once done, rinse well with warm water.
Water steam can be very productive in providing you with shiny and cleansed skin. Before steaming, clear your face well. Next, place your face over boiling water, cover your head with a towel and you will get the ultimate effect.
Steam for 10 to 15 minutes. Make sure to be exposed to the steam as much as possible. When done, wash face and rinse well with lukewarm water. To remove any extra dirt, apply vinegar.