Are you one of those people who suffer from red bumps after shaving, and irritating rash after waxing? Or do you have dry, cracking skin?
Here is some good news for you. You can make some DIY products, with completely natural ingredients taken directly from your kitchen.
In the following collection of natural cures of rashes and bumps, you will certainly find what you need. No matter what kind of skin problem do you have the following homemade products can definitely solve it.
Strawberry After Shave Paste
If you are one of those people who suffer from those tiny red bumps after shaving, here is a good news for you. You can make an effective paste from just two ingredients: strawberry and sour cream. Smash a few strawberries and mix them with sour cream, so that you get thick mixture. Apply that mixture over the irritated area and leave it for around 20 minutes. Then wash it with warm water. It will also make your skin smoother and it smells wonderfully.
Tea Tree Oil
Another natural cure is the tea tree oil. Just rub some of it on the area affected. That will moisturize the skin thus clearing the bumps and redness away. You can also add a few drops of lotion or perfume to it.
You can also use olive oil, because as the tea tree oil it has great moisturizing properties.
The usage of baby powder is to prevent diaper rash on babies, so it works great with razor and waxing rashes too. What you should do is put some powder on the area you plan to shave about 10 minutes prior to shaving or waxing. This will prevent bums appearing after the process.
Coconut oil will do wonders for your skin. Besides it smells lovely, it will make your skin shiny and soft and it will definitely clear it from bumps and rashes. All you have to do is to rub it on a certain area and let it soak in. It also helps with eczema and dry skin.
Another cure is plain yogurt. Just rub some yogurt and leave it for about 20 minutes. Then clear it away with warm water.
Apple Cider Vinegar
Or mix some apple cider vinegar with water and apply it to the inflamed area. It should reduce the redness.
Coconut Oil Sugar Scrub (recipe)
Mix 2 tablespoons of regular white sugar, 2 tablespoons of brown sugar, 1 tablespoon of honey and 4 tablespoons of coconut oil. Apply this mixture before shaving or waxing, leave it for a few minutes to work and then wash it away. Happy shaving!