By Linda Bryce
We have all been waiting for a way to get rid of eczema scars permanently and quickly. We are tired of using concealers and primers to keep the scars hidden. Using makeup commands regular touchups and medical consultation since it can potentially worsen the itch. We need a long-term solution that will take care of the symptoms and the scars.
What you must think about before going in for a treatment: Eczema on the face is different from penile eczema, and they are both different from eczema on the legs or arms. The skin on the face, especially the area around the eyes is susceptible. The treatment and its intensity should vary according to the thickness of the skin, the sensitiveness of the area and the depth of scarring.
Your diet and your topical treatment will determine how long your scars stay. Ugly marks on our legs from old eczema occurrences keep us from wearing shorts, skirts and swimsuits with confidence during the summer. Now it is time to say goodbye to those scars.
The Manuka Honey Home Remedy: Manuka honey has a higher concentration of enzymes as compared to regular honey. You can buy it from companies based in New Zealand, online. It is honey from the nectar of the manuka bush.
I. Wash the area thoroughly with warm water.
II. Apply honey on the rash.
III. Only mix sugar and honey to scrub the area if your scars have healed.
IV. Keep for 30 minutes and wash with warm water.
You should repeat this daily for quicker results.
Lemon: Lemon is a natural skin whitener. However, if your rashes are raw, it will burn and scar more. Only apply on healed sites. It will also kill bacteria in the affected sites.
I. Mix lemon juice and sugar.
II. Exfoliate affected area in small circular motions. Continue until the sugar dissolves.
Do this twice a week.
Shea butter: Shea butter is a heaven-sent, natural moisturizing agent that is suitable for almost all skin types.
It is rich in Vit A and E.
I. Mix 2 parts shea butter and one part lemon juice.
II. Apply the past on darkened spots.
III. Leave it overnight.
Do this twice a week for better results.
Fish oil: Fish oil capsules are rich in Vit D. it is great for your skin. The omega three fatty acids help to eliminate scars.
I. Take 1200 milligrams cod liver oil capsules thrice a day.
II. Choose salmon, mackerel, herring, sardines, and trout.
III. Include Omega 3 and Vit D rich food in your diet.
Always consult your doctor before you start taking fish oil supplements.
Orange Peel: Orange peel contains oodles of Vit C. it is great for skin. It smoothens out scars and leaves skin feeling fresh. It also has tons of retinol that removes dead skin cells.
I. Use dried and blended orange peels.
II. Add honey until it forms a smooth paste and adds one tablespoon of cinnamon.
III. Blend to make a smooth paste.
IV. Apply this on the scars.
V. Keep until dry and wash off with warm water.
Repeat this once a week.
If you are allergic to any of the common household ingredients from the remedy below, do not perform these treatments and therapies.
Author Bio: Linda Bryce is an author and blogger. Her work is based on eczema recovery, scar treatments and daily encounters with eczema patients. You can find more on eczema scar treatment on the Stop Itchy website.