Scabies- the highly infectious disease needs your attention. You cannot ignore the infection. It is caused by a type of mite, which burrows in the human skin. Hence, you need treatment which not only relives you from the skin disease, but also eradicate the problem from its roots. And for this you don’t need to rely on harmful chemical solutions. How to go safer? Read on to know.
Are you suffering from several skin conditions like itchiness, red bumps, rashes or scars, all over your body? It can be scabies.
Scabies- the most contagious skin disorder produces intense itching, small red bumps, blisters, and lots more. It is the tiny mite ‘sarcoptes scabiei’, which causes infestation in human body and turn into scabies. It can affect various parts of the body, including the space between the fingers, knees, waist, wrists, elbows, genital areas, and even the buttocks.
There is no specific condition of its occurrence. Having direct and indirect mode of transmission, it can happen to anyone, regardless of age, gender, color, etc. While the direct mode includes transfer of tiny bugs from person to person through direct contact, the latter involves transmission when a person comes into contact with the things/ objects which were earlier used/ in contact of diseased. Hence, if you are suspected scabies, you need to start with the treatment process as soon as possible. Are you looking for a treatment to this itchy sensation? As it happens to your skin, you cannot count on any harsh chemical (like permethrin) based solution.
Try the below mentioned natural and safe remedies to get rid of the scabies mites completely.
This home remedy has been used since ages to kill scabies mites. Also, it is known to put pause on their ability to grow and breed. Regular use of neem oil will destroy the mites and all other type of bugs surviving under your skin. In addition, it reduces the pain and relieves the itching. It is a natural herb.
Thus, after killing off the scabies mites, it leaves healed and smooth skin.
You might know it as one of the popular food spice. But are you aware of the analgesic, antimicrobial, and anti-inflammatory properties of Clove Oil? If not, then you must know that this medicinal oil can be used to dry up the scabies blisters and rashes significantly. Moreover, the oil prevents from any sort of secondary scratching infections. Using a combined mixture of Clove Oil, honey, and water also works as an antiseptic mixture.
Bitter Gourd Juice
Bitter Gourd- its name consist ‘bitter’ and yes, it very bad at taste. But this bitterness makes it one of the successful natural remedy with antimicrobial and antiviral properties. Being highly rich in fiber and several vitamins such as B1, B2, B3, C, it also consist of a good amount of minerals like iron, folate, zinc, magnesium, manganese, and phosphorous. Hence, preparing a cup of gourd juice from fresh bitter gourd and adding 1 tsp of lime helps to cure and prevent scabies. The scabies symptoms it fights away includes itching, blisters, rash, bumps, etc.
This native plant of Africa is known to the world as a health food and herbal store. Having anti-inflammatory, antiviral, anti-carcinogenic properties, this herbal plant has been used for many medicinal treatments. And, yes it has been well researched and tested to cure the scabies symptoms too. The results proved that regular use will not only kill mites, but also prevent you from secondary infections and intense itching.
Tea Tree Oil
The oil from Tea Tree is one of the most efficient remedy to cure scabies. It fights against scabies mites prove to be a successful remedy in order to get rid of scabies from roots. Having a good amount of terpenoids (an antimicrobial product), it heal scabies under the skin and on top of the skin, both. You can apply it to all types of infections and/ or add it to your bath water.
The best thing about using the natural treatments is that it doesn’t produce any side-effects like other solutions. For example, the creams using permethrin are known to cause cancer and several other adverse effects on human body. But, natural remedies acts safely and efficiently!