Eczema scars don’t go easily from the skin as they take time. Even worse, they may be permanent. Let’s find out how these home remedies can help you erase stubborn eczema marks.
Eczema occurs with itch and redness. While itch can be treated with medications, redness turns into scars and takes time to disappear from the skin. Even worse, these ugly scars can be on your skin for the rest of life.
Therefore, you should take these scars seriously and find the treatment to erase them. The solution may be in your kitchen.
Well, we are talking about the simple home remedies that can erase scars. Here we go…
Honey is an efficient skin moisturizer. That’s why it is a great relief in dry and itchy skin conditions like eczema. It is loaded with several antiseptic and antibacterial properties that help remove scars. And it is easy to use. Just apply honey to the scars. Leave it for a couple of minutes. Wash it off.
Alternatively, you can prepare a scrub mixing honey with crystallized sugar. Scrub the scars gently for a few minutes. Wash it off. Repeat it a few times a week until the scar is gone.
Aloe vera not only makes skin beautiful but also proves useful for the scars. As an added bonus, it heals eczema skin both internally and externally.
Aloe vera is loaded with several antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties which speed up the healing process. Besides, the plant moisturizes the area and helps in lightening the scars as it peels off the dead skin cells and encourages the production of new cells. All you need to get aloe vera gel peeling off the fresh plant. Apply this gel directly on your eczema scars and leave it overnight. Repeat the process daily to see an improvement.
Why is baking soda a great remedy for removing eczema scars? This is because of the natural exfoliation properties that clear off the dead cells causing itch. Consequently, it speeds up the disappearance of scars.
Take two tbsp. of baking soda and mix it with one tbsp. of water. You will get a paste. Apply it to your eczema scars for nearly 4-5 minutes. Let it dry. Wash it off with lukewarm water. Pat dry the skin.
Onions extracts have an ability to remove eczema scars, according to one Polish study. With the use of onions, you can notice your skin is fading away from the darkness of the scar. Let’s check it out how to use onion extract to remove the eczema scars from the skin.
Chop 2 large onions in 4 pieces each. Grind the chopped pieces and extract the juices out of them by squeezing them hard. Collect the juice in a cup and mix 200-250 gm. of aloe vera gel. Store this mixture in a tight jar and apply two times daily the mixture on your affected area.
So these are the remedies to treat eczema spots at home. If scars are still there, see your physician.