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5 Remedies told by your mother for Itching in the skin

Itching in the skin due to strong sunlight

By MayaPublished 6 months ago 3 min read

Itching in the skin due to strong sunlight, chemicals, or dryness, then try these 5 remedies told by your mother

Be it cosmetic products or dirt particles present in the air, all can harm your skin. The result of which is increased dryness and itching in the skin. Know how to get rid of it.

With the change in weather, the problem of itching started in my skin. At times the problem became so severe that I used to have trouble sleeping. For this, I tried many market products, which initially showed an effect, but in a few days the problem increased again. I was about to visit a doctor for my problem, when my grandmother advised me to try some home remedies for skin itching. At first I did not believe in these tips. But I was stunned to see the result better than expected. Within 15 days of trying these tips, my problem was completely over. Also my skin became better and healthier than before. If you are also facing a similar problem, then these 5 tips told by my grandmother can prove beneficial for you.

But first know the main causes of this problem (causes of skin itching)

Changes in weather and chemical products can cause itching in the skin. Along with this, some bacterial and fungal infections or certain types of allergies also start causing skin itching. According to Mayo's research, some skin conditions, nerve disorders, internal diseases, mental diseases have also been found to cause skin itching.

Let us know some effective home remedies for skin itching.

1. Take a bath with oats and milk

You can prepare its scrub by mixing oats and milk. For this, mix one cup of raw milk and 6 teaspoons of powdered oats in a bowl. Massage this paste all over your body while taking a bath. You will see the effect after using it for a week.

Oats can work like magic on itching and dry skin. Oats act as a barrier for the skin by maintaining the moisture level in the skin. The same raw milk helps in maintaining the moisture and making the skin soft and smooth.

2. Neem recipe

Pluck fresh neem leaves and wash them thoroughly. You can also prepare a paste by grinding the leaves, or you can take a bath by adding neem to the bath water.

Neem is considered a medicine in Ayurveda. Its anti-bacterial and antifungal properties can help maintain skin hygiene by fighting skin infections.

3. Icing With Ice

Tie ice cubes in a cotton cloth and apply it on the affected area. You can get better results in 15 to 20 minutes of training.

In the problem of itching, the application of ice has proved to be the best remedy till date. From facial itching to body heat, ice pack can prove to be most effective.

4. Apple Cider Vinegar

Along with health, apple vinegar has also been considered beneficial for the skin. For this recipe, you can take apple cider vinegar in a bowl and apply it on the itchy areas with the help of cotton. It will also give relief in skin problems by fighting the bacteria that cause itching.

5. Massage of mint oil

Peppermint oil has been shown to be effective for itching. For this, you can also massage with mint oil before sleeping at night. Mix a few drops of mint oil in coconut oil and massage it well. This will give you quick relief from dryness, itching

According to PubMed Central, the anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties found in peppermint oil can help eliminate itching on the skin.

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