Boils also known as furuncles are the infection of skin and a way of body to release toxins. They appear as a round, elevated, reddish sometimes filled with pus bumps. Most commonly boils are caused by bacteria staphylococcus aureus and they are highly contagious. Throughout this article you’ll come to know about various homemade remedies that have been proved effective in treatment of boils.
How to Cure Your Boils Naturally
Apply a drop of oil on the boils every day after taking bath.
Turmeric has powerful anti-inflammatory and blood purification capability. Every day take 450 mgs of turmeric powder with warm water three times in a day for effective results. You can also apply paste of turmeric on boils. Just apply paste on boils and then cover it with band aids. Turmeric powder taken orally is much better than in other way and it heals the boils in just 3 days.
Castor oil is laxative and helps to eliminate all impurities from the body. Put a drop of castor oil on cotton and then place it on the boils directly. It will give amazing results within few days.
Taking Epsom salt bath helps to pull out the microorganisms and toxins out of the skin. Be careful before taking bath, it is advised not to stay for more than 20 minutes in bath.
Iodine can be applied directly on the boils. Iodine will stain your skin, but povidine iodine won’t stain. Iodine gets soaked in the skin and in that way it destroys the bacteria.
Honey is the best natural remedy for boils. You can apply slight warm honey on the boils with the help of cotton and then cover with band-aid. Honey acts as anti-bacterial agent and kills the bacteria.
Cornmeal does not have any healing property, but as it gets easily absorbed, is very effective in treating the boils. Boil half cup of water then add cornmeal in it and make paste. Now apply this as poultice on the boil and cover it with a piece of cloth. Repeat the process after every one or two hours until the boil heals.
Boil for some time a cup of jelly jar in water. Allow it to cool for some time. Now apply on the boils, as and when it cools over the boil, it causes suction that brings improves blood circulation in the affected area.
Egg white is very effective in treatment of boils. Boil the egg and peel off. Now wet the egg white and apply on the boil directly then cover it with a piece of cloth.
Heat one cup of milk and then add three tablespoons of salt. Simmer it for 10 minutes. After 10 minutes, add pieces of crumbled bread to make thick mixture. Now divide that mixture in four poultices. Apply them one by one on the boil every half an hour.