Whether you are having an allergic reaction; itchy skin, dry skin, poison ivy or some other undetermined or unexpected rash, home remedies for all kind allergic skin reactions can help you.
Menthol is an essential oil found in plants of the mint family. Menthol has a cooling effect and can help relieve pain and itching after applying. It always dilute essential oils in a carrier oil before applying them to the skin.
2. Baking Soda
Baking soda is a useful ingredient in drying skin rashes and relieving inflammation and itching. All you need to know is add one part baking soda to three parts water and apply on the affected area every day.
3. Cold Compress
A cold compress can be beneficial in reducing rashes and helps ease itching, swelling and inflammation.
4. Olive Oil
Rubbing extra-virgin olive oil or a combination of olive oil and honey on your rash a few times daily will soothe rashes and relieve itching.
5. Apple Cider Vinegar
Raw and organic apple cider vinegar is most common home remedy for skin rashes & ease itching. Place a cotton ball dipped in apple cider vinegar over the affected area every day for 3-4 days.
Apple cider vinegar contains acetic acid, which people have used for thousands of years as a natural wound disinfectant and antiseptic.
6. Aloe Vera
Aloe vera – Topical use of the clear gel of the aloe plant may soothe the itch of atopic dermatitis and other skin issues.
Aloe vera is excellent for treating a number of skin ailments including rashes as also soothing the skin.
Boil some neem leaves, strain the solution and allow it to cool. Make a cotton ball and place them soaked in the solution over the affected area for at least 10 minutes. Alternatively, you can use neem leaf extract, soap, cream or other neem products.
Chamomile relieves itching, soothes the skin, reduces inflammation and helps in healing of blisters.