Folliculitis is one of the most common dermatological issues women are facing. Body hair grows under the skin causing irritation and itching. The affected areas may become infected, and the problem gets worse. How to get rid of ingrown hair that gives us such a headache? Well, here 2 natural remedies that will make your skin soft, supple and healthy.
Vinegar fights against bacteria and helps to eliminate ingrown hairs natural.
Method: Prepare a solution of water and vinegar in equal quantities and apply it on the affected areas. Also you can dab a towel in this solution and rub the area with circular motion. Careful! You have to use a cotton towel and clean! Then rinse with lukewarm water. Repeat twice a day until the hair will come out the surface and the irritation will disappear.
Aspirin fights bacteria and germs that have entered in the dilated pores and caused folliculitis. Aspirin contains acetylsalicylic acid and it’s an excellent scrub that will remove dead cells leaving skin clean and airy. You need only 3, 4 aspirins and water, if you have oily skin or jojoba oil for dry skin, and honey.
Method: In a large glass bowl pour hot water. In another smaller bowl, put half a teaspoon of jojoba oil or water (depending on your skin type) and a teaspoon of honey. Sink the smaller bowl into the larger bowl with hot water. Then crush the aspirins and add them in the smaller bowl over jojoba oil and honey. Before that, you shall remove the smaller bowl from the larger bowl. If the paste is thick, add more jojoba oil or water. Mix ingredients well. Once you have tested the temperature of the mask, apply it to skin areas affected by folliculitis. After 10 minutes, you can remove with lukewarm water. Use this mask once or twice a week to get rid of ingrown hair.
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