Lifestyle changes and hormonal imbalances are the most common causes of skin tags, clogged pores, skin breakouts, moles, and other skin issues.
There are various products to solve these problems offered on the market, but only a few of them are really effective. On the other hand, they are often full of harmful chemicals.
Therefore, you should try to treat skin issues in a natural way, as the following homemade remedies are highly effective and are completely safe to use.
These are the best natural; remedies for common skin issues:
Skin tags are growths on the skin surface, most commonly found on the neck, underarms, upper chest, and eyelids.
They are caused by the skin rubbing against skin and are commonly eliminated by cutting off, freezing, or tying off. However, the following natural remedies can help you get rid of them fast:
Carefully massage the skin tag using fresh ginger slices. do this for a few minutes, preferably 7-8 times a day. Your skin tags will disappear within 2 weeks.
Baking Soda and Castor Oil
Mix castor oil and baking soda to get rid of skin tags. Prepare a paste and apply it on the skin tag, and secure it with a bandage. Repeat this 2-3 times daily. The paste can be kept in the fridge up to two days.
Apple Cider Vinegar
Soak a cotton ball in apple cider vinegar, and dab the skin rag with it. You can leave it on the place for some time, and in several days, it will darken and fall off.
Tea Tree Oil
This is the safest way to eliminate the skin tags. Add a couple drops of tea tree oil to some water and soak a cotton ball in the solution. Dab the cotton ball on the skin tag, cover with a bandage and leave it for a while. Repeat this method 2-3 times daily for a month.
Warts are small bumps on the skin or mucous membranes, which come as a result of the human papillomavirus or HPV. They are usually treated with salicylic acid or freezing, and some people wrap them in duct tape. The following natural methods are highly effective as well:
Apple Cider Vinegar
Apply a cotton ball soaked in apple cider vinegar on the wart and secure it with a bandage. Leave it for 24 hours, and replace it with another one. This will make the wart shrivel up and vanish.
You should rub crushed garlic or apply some garlic juice on the wart every night. Secure it with a bandage, and repeat twice daily.
Pure Raw Honey
Rub honey on the wart at bedtime and wrap it with a bandage. Repeat this until the wart is completely gone.
Every night, before going to sleep, you should rub the wart with a banana peel. Repeat this for 15 days.
Moles are close groupings of skin pigmentation cells known as melanocytes. They are caused by genetics or aging and can occur in both, adults and children.
Moles can be successfully treated with a garlic extract or raw garlic. Protect the skin around the mole with masking tape or petroleum jelly and apply the garlic to the mole. Then, cover it with a bandage and leave it to act for 4 hours. You should repeat this procedure daily.
Apple Cider Vinegar
Apple cider vinegar effectively eliminates moles. You should apply a cotton ball soaked in it on the mole and leave it for 8 hours. The mole will darken over time and fall off on its own.
Castor Oil and Baking Soda
Prepare a gummy paste with castor oil and baking soda, and apply it on the mole. Then, secure it with a bandage and leave it until the next morning. Then, remove the bandage and wash the area. Repeat this daily.
Dark or age spots are or discolored patches on the skin, most commonly found on the face, hands and forearms. According to many doctors, they are caused by an aging liver or sun exposure. Here is how to treat them naturally:
Yu should squeeze the onion or blend it and apply it on the age spots. Leave it to act for 10-15 minutes, and wash it off. Repeat this procedure every day.
Lemon is a natural bleacher, so it is extremely effective in the case of dark spots. Just soak a cotton ball in some lemon juice and rub it on the area two times daily.
Vitamin C Serums
You will benefits a lot from the use of the homemade, organic, chemical- free vitamin C serums. They have a topically active vitamin C which can help you get rid of dark spots sand repair the damaged skin.
Mix it with vinegar and use this mixture to apply it on the dark spots every day. This will make it disappear over time.
You should apply some gel of fresh aloe leaves on the dark spot, leave it to act for half an hour, and then rinse it off.
Clogged pores are a result of the accumulation of oil on the skin. They do not look pleasant, so everyone wants to unclog them. Moreover, if not cleaned on time, they can often lead to an infection. This is how to clear the skin naturally:
Steaming is without a doubt the best way to clean the pores. You should wash the face, and then place the face over a pot with boiled water to steam it.
Cover the head with a towel, and remain thus for 10-15 minutes. Then, wash the face again and rinse it a few times with lukewarm water. In the end, apply some vinegar to remove any extra debris.
You can unclog the pores and bring back the skin shine by exfoliating it. Mix sugar and lemon and rub it onto the skin in a circular motion, using a cotton washcloth. Then, wash the face and rinse with lukewarm water.