Home remedies for ingrown hairs and razor bumps :
1. Tea Tree Oil
-five drops of tea tree oil and
-two tablespoons of distilled water.
-Clean your skin.
-Apply the diluted tea tree oil on the affected skin
-Let it sit for 10 minutes .
-Rinse the area with lukewarm water.
-Do this twice a day.
2. Organic Black Tea Bags
-Moisten a black tea bag in warm water,
-rub it over the affected area for couple minutes.
-Repeat several times daily .
3. Baking Soda
mix one tablespoon of baking soda and
one cup of water
-then dip a cotton ball in the solution and dab it on the affected skin
-let it sit for five minutes
– wash it off .
Repeat two or three times daily
Aspirin can help reduce redness and inflammation, reduce swelling, fights inflammation and treat mild infection.
Aspirin scrubs away dead skin .
-soak two aspirin tablets in one teaspoon of warm water and make paste ,
-add one teaspoon of honey to the paste,
-apply to the affected area,
-let it sit for 10 minutes,
-wash it off with warm water .
-Repeat twice a week.
ix one and one-half teaspoons of table salt in one cup of lukewarm water.
Dip a cotton ball in the mixture and gently rub it over the affected skin.
Leave it on for a few minutes and then rinse it off with water.
Do this twice daily until the ingrown hair clears up.
Note: Do not use this remedy if your skin gets red or irritated.
6. Sugar Scrub
Just mix :
-one cup of white sugar with
-one-half cup of extra-virgin olive oil or jojoba oil,
-then stir in 10 drops each of tea tree oil and lavender essential oil,
-and apply a small amount of this homemade scrub on the affected area.
-gently scrub the skin in circular motions for a few minutes.
– rinse it off with lukewarm water.
7. Apple Cider Vinegar
Apple cider vinegar has anti-inflammatory properties and destroy skin bacteria and yeast, which in turn reduces the risk of infection.
-take a cotton ball,
-apply apple cider vinegar on the affected area’
-let it sit,
– wash the area with lukewarm water.
Do this twice a day.