During summer, sun-related skin problems become very common. Most people suffer from various skin problems due to exposure to sun rays. Sun rash is one such skin condition that occurs commonly during summer. People who go out in sun very frequently are very prone to sun rash and also those who have sensitive skin. Fortunately, this skin condition is short lived and the skin recovered after 3 to 4 days. It generally doesn’t require any medical treatment and skin recovers of its own. Simple home remedies can help to heal the skin fast and correct the scars that may occur due to sun rash.
Given Below Are Some Remedies That Helps To Control Sun Rash:
Cold compress help to sooth the burning sensation that occurs due to sun rash. Apply cold compress in the following way. Take a clean dry towel and soak it in cold water. Squeeze the excess water from the towel and put it on the affected skin. Leave it for 2 to 3 minutes. Repeat the process for 4 to 5 times for best result.
Aloe Vera is an excellent home remedies for any type of skin problem. It is also effective for sun rash. Aloe vera helps to heal the skin as well as provide cooling effect to the skin. Rub the skin with naturally extracted aloe vera gel or the packed aloe vera gel available in the market.
Sun rash is followed by itching sensation all over the skin. Itching increases the rash. Therefore, it is necessary to control the itching as soon as possible. Take baking soda bath to reduce itching sensation. Mix a little quantity of baking soda in the warm water before taking bath.
Talcum powder also helps to reduce sun rash. Apply herbal talcum powder 2 or 3 times a day to cure sun rash. Ensure that the talcum powder is chemical free and mild.
Besan or gram flour is used to clean and smoothen skin. It is an excellent exfoliant. It also helps to reduce the symptoms of sun rash. Mix enough quantity of besan with water and rub the paste on the skin. Leave it for 5 minutes and then wash off with cold water.