Are you having a red, itchy, flaky or uneven skin? If yes, you may be suffering from Eczema also known as atopic dermatitis. It mainly affects children, but can continue to adulthood or may also erupt later in life. Eczema comes from combining two Greek words, ek means out, and zema means boiling.
It is a chronic skin condition in which the skin becomes itchy, inflamed, reddened, dry, flaky and cracked accompanied with boils or bumps. The itching condition may worsen at the night. Here you can have a sigh of relief as some natural remedies have come to your ease. You may try them to see the results, quick and effective.
Best Natural Cure For Eczema
Take a few pomegranate leaves, make a paste by mixing water in it and apply directly on the affected area. It will give healing effect, as Pomegranate owns properties to cure skin problems.
Apply Papaya milk on the affected site and just wait to see the results.
Also called as Pigweed and Bathua in Hindi. It grows as a weed with wheat but has extreme properties to heal the skin. Boil it and eat the vegetable and wash the skin with its water.
Red Chilli Oil
Take 125 grams red chilli powder and 375 grams mustard oil. Boil the two and strain and keep it. You are ready with your Red Chilli oil. Apply it regularly on the eczema affected areas.
Intake of salt may promote eczema but external application definitely cures eczema. Make a thick water solution of salt and apply it after every hour. It will take a week’s time to cure eczema.
Holy basil juice and lemon juice taken in equal quantities and applied on the affected areas, give wonderful results.
Lemon and Holy Basil
Clean the affected area. Rub a fresh cut slice of lemon on the affected areas. Apply a paste of Holy basil leaves on the area. Do this twice daily for 15 days, to see the new you.
It is considered to be the best remedy for skin problems. Boil neem leaves in water and pour the water in your bath tub or use it for bathing. Water should not be too hot.
Change In Eating Habits
Have beetroot vegetable regularly to let the eczema go off.
Drinking juice of a raw potato regularly cures eczema. On consulting a doctor, you may take Vitamin C tablets too. It replenishes the skin deficiencies. It is also found in oranges, dark green leafy vegetables, guava etc.
Cigarette Smoking may worsen the problem, so one should stop smoking at least during the treatment. Neem is considered a boon for skin problems. In the months of April and May, new leaves shoot out of Neem Tree, one should chew those new small tender leaves to eradicate skin problems.
Some Do’s and Don’ts
Do not take prolonged hot showers or baths.
Do not allow the skin to stay dry.
Avoid mental stress as it triggers skin problems.
Wear comfortable and skin friendly fabrics.
Avoid soaps, solvents, or detergents that may trigger the condition.