Even though most of us think this is more of a women issue, there are actually also men that could start developing these spider veins in the legs. These are basically bulgy veins that appear lumpy and dark in color also common among older or pregnant women due to hormonal influences. Nonetheless, there are a few home remedies you could try to try reducing the swelling. Thus, keep reading and see this easy-to-make at-home lotion to banish those spider veins.
The ingredients you will need to make this recipe are:
– 3 tbsp of witch hazel
– 3 tbsp of apple cider vinegar
– 1/2 cup of aloe vera gel
– 1/2 a cup of shea butter
-> Mix thoroughly in a bowl the witch hazel and the apple cider.
-> Then, you can add the 1/2 cup of aloe vera gel.
-> Next, continue adding the 1/2 a cup of the melted shea butter. This will help to make the paste thicker in consistency.
-> Now you can mix all the ingredients very well using a blender for 30 seconds.
You will get a perfect smooth lotion that will be easy to spread and highly absorbing for the skin. Before using it, however, you should place it in the fridge for 30 minutes so it can settle.
To use this, simply apply the lotion on the affected areas more prone to spider veins. For optimal results, you should use it twice a day to completely reduce the swelling and get rid of your varicose veins. This homemade lotion is perfect because it will help with soothing the skin and the swelling will decrease gradually after the first week of using it.