Homemade natural scar removal is becoming the choice of many individuals who want to remove the ugly marks from their skin. It is not surprising as compared to other scar removal treatments, homemade scar removal can give the same results but without the cost and the usual side effects.
The following are home remedies proven effective for healing scars and reducing the scar tissue.
1. Vitamin E
Many individuals report improvements in scars after applying vitamin E oil or cream on a regular basis.
2. Cocoa Butter
Cocoa butter is a natural moisturizer that penetrates deeply into the dry skin helping to make it smoother and softer. Rich in Vitamin E, cocoa butter helps to repair skin, treat scar tissue and fade discoloration.
Lemon juice is rich in alpha-hydroxy acids (AHA’s), which help to rejuvenate the skin and improve its elasticity. AHA’s also remove dead and damaged skin cells, which allows new skin cells to emerge.
4. Raw Honey
With regular use, raw honey (particularly maunka honey with high UMF factor) is an effective natural moisturizer and anti-bacterial compound that fades and removes scars and heals skin while also facilitating skin regeneration.
5. Onion Juice Extract
The anti-inflammatory compounds in onions help to prevent and reduce scarring by slowing the formation of collagen.
6. Aloe Vera
The anti-inflammatory compounds in aloe Vera help to soothe and heal skin while reducing swelling and the presence of scars. It also helps by removing dead skin cells and reducing irritation, while regenerating and fortifying new tissues.
Available in several applications that include gels, ointments, and lotions, aloe Vera is most effective when it is applied two to three times a day in its unprocessed natural form.
7. Indian Gooseberry
Rich in vitamin C, Indian gooseberry (also called Amia) helps to reduce the formation of scar tissue if applied shortly after the initial skin trauma.
Available in a ready-to-use paste and in powder form, the Indian gooseberry treatment is very simple to make.
Cucumber paste (which can be purchased or made at home) helps to soften and make a hydrate scarred skin.
Along with being made up of ninety percent water, cucumbers are affordable, readily available and on irritating to most skin.
9.Tree Tea Oil
The anti-bacterial properties in tea tree oil help to remove scars gradually.
• Combine warm water and a few drops of tea tree oil to make a rinse.
• Apply the rinse to scarred skin, before washing it away with clean water and drying with a towel.
Scars can be traumatic, but with the remedies mentioned above, scars can be practically eliminated and with a little effort and by taking a home remedy approach, you can experience scar-free skin in no time at all.