Are you facing the problem of skin allergies such as redness, rashes, itchiness with small bumps or any color of the skin, texture or appearance? If yes then you should have a look at these Ayurvedic remedies for skin allergies.
Allergies happen because of some reaction towards the human immune system to a particular substance including food, environment, small particles, etc. The reaction on the immune system can be for a short period to a long period.
Here are some basic yet one of the best Ayurvedic home remedies for skin allergies:
- Olive oil
Olive oil is a great home remedy to heal skin problems. Olive oil is packed with Vitamin E which soothes skin and reduces the skin allergy.
Oatmeal is helpful in treating rashes which have been triggered by poison ivy, chicken pox, and other allergies. Soak a cup of ground oatmeal in warm water for at least 15 to 20 minutes. Apply the mixture equally on the face, then apply plain yogurt mixed with honey. This will help you to treat skin allergies.
- Baking soda
If you have dry itching and inflammation then baking soda is helpful in relieving such allergies. Prepare a mixture by adding a portion of baking soda into three portions of baking soda and then apply that mixture on to the area where there is an allergy. You can also use a mixture of the coconut oil and baking soda to treat the rashes. Always remember that you can’t put the baking soda on the skin for a long time because then it can cause irritation.
- Aloe Vera
Thanks to the antibacterial, antifungal and anti-inflammatory properties of the Aloe Vera which is able to treat the skin rashes and other skin allergies. Aloe Vera has the property to sooth the skin. You can buy Aloe Vera extract from the market and this also has the property to glow your skin.
Coriander is an effective home Ayurvedic remedy for skin allergy. Coriander has anti-irritant and antiseptic properties which will help one to treat the skin. You should apply the paste of the leaves of Coriander in the affected area.
You can apply the coriander paste up to two to three times a day to have better results.
Other than applying the paste, you can soak the coriander leaves into water and then drink this mixture for two to three times a day. This will heal the affected area after a few days.
Thanks to the anti-inflammatory, anti-irritant, antiviral, antibacterial, antifungal and analgesic properties of the Neem. Neem is considered as best skin allergy treatment in Ayurveda because of the various unbeatable properties of the Neem. Neem also consists of anti-oxidants that prevent the aging and the revitalize the skin cells.
Boil the Neem leaves and then let the solution to cool. Taken a cotton ball, dip into the solution and then apply this to the affected area and leave it for 10 minutes. You can buy Neem soap, neem extracts, cream or any other neem product and can apply it over the affected area. This will sooth your skin as well as the anti-aging properties of Neem, makes you look younger for a longer time.
- Apple cider vinegar
Organic and raw apple cider vinegar is an Ayurvedic medicine to treat the skin allergy such as itching and rashes. Dip a cotton ball into apple cider vinegar and then apply this to the affected area. If apple cider vinegar causes irritation to your skin then you can make a solution of Apple cider and water. Apply the diluted solution on to the affected area. This will sooth your skin. Always remember that, if the solution also causes irritation then you should prefer other Ayurvedic home remedies to cure the skin allergies.
All the above-mentioned Ayurvedic home remedies are well documented and proved scientifically. So you can use one from all above mentioned and can get great results if used properly as described.