One of the most common cosmetic issues nowadays, which both men and women experience, include moles, skin tags, clogged pores, and age spots. Usually, they are results of hormonal imbalance, unhealthy lifestyle, or it is just genetic. However, this list can go on and on.
Even though, there are many products which are sold and can treat skin issues like all of these, they are not always the safest and they are usually filled with harsh chemicals. These chemicals can do you more harm, than they can help you. They can irritate the skin, especially if it is sensitive.
However, there are natural remedies, which are free of chemicals, and they will take great care of your skin. Just continue reading, we will reveal several ways how to treat these skin problems naturally.
How to Treat Moles, Warts and Other Skin Issues Naturally
1. Clogged Pores
Clogged pores appear due to oily skin and they are caused usually due to excess sebum secretion by the skin’s oily hands. They are very ugly-looking and painful as well, especially of they are untreated or they grow in size. They will affect the skin quality as well.
Sugar Scrub Treatment
You can create a paste with sugar and lemon and use it to rub the pores with organic cotton washcloth in a circular motion. When you are done with scrubbing, wash the whole face well.
Begin with washing the face and steam it over with a pot of boiled water. Just cover the head with a towel to make it better. Remain like this for 10-15 minutes. Afterwards, wash the face with warm water a couple of times. Finally, apply some vinegar to remove extra debris.
2. Dark Spots
Dark spots, or age spots, occur to middle-aged or elder people. They are actually discolored patches of skin on the face, hands and forearms which appear with age. They can also appear due to sun exposure.
Vitamin C Serum Treatment
Vitamin C serums which are organic and chemical free are very good for the skin. They contain topically active vitamin C and they can eliminate dark spots very fast. Also, they will repair the damaged skin.
Mix some horseradish with vinegar and apply this to the dark spot every day. It will start to fade away with time.
Just soak a cotton ball in lemon juice and rub it on the dark spot twice daily.
Aloe Vera Treatment
Put some fresh Aloe Vera gel on the dark spot and leave it like the for half an hour. You should use the inner gel of fresh aloe plant.
Just juice or blend the onion and use this to treat the dark spot. Just leave it like this for 10-15 minutes and rinse if off afterwards. Just do this treatment regularly once a day and the dark spots will be gone.
3. Skin Tags
Skin tags are growths on the skin that can appear due to skin to skin rubbing, or skin to clothes rubbing. They can appear anywhere on the body, however, they mostly appear on places where the skin folds- like the neck, armpits, upper chest and eyelids. Apart from them being unattractive to the eye, they can also cause skin irritation, infections, especially if you rub scratch them with jewelry or clothes.
Apple Cider Vinegar
Just soak a cotton ball in ACV and leave it on the skin tag as long as you want. It will darken with time and it will fall off on itself in a couple of days.
Tea Tree Oil Treatment
Just soak a cotton ball with water and add some drops of tea tree oil. Pat the cotton ball on the skin tag and secure it with a bandage. Do this 2-3 times a day, for a whole month. This might take some time, however, this method is the safest when it comes to skin tags.
Baking Soda and Castor Oil Treatment
If you mix baking soda and castor oil, you will effectively treat the skin tags. Just mix these ingredients to create a paste and when you do, apply it to the tag, and secure with a bandage. Keep the paste in the fridge for 48 hours. Do this treatment 2-3 times daily.
Warts are caused by human papiloma virus or HPV. The usual treatment for these bumps include salicylic acid or freezing, however they are not completely effective. Nevertheless, you can treat them naturally as well.
Pure Raw Honey Treatment
Just rub some organic honey on the wart before you go to bed and wrap it with a bandage.
Take a banana peel and rub the wart with the inside every night before you go to bed. Just do this for two weeks until the wart will be completely gone.
Apple Cider Vinegar Treatment
Take a cotton ball and soak it in apple cider vinegar and apply it on the wart. Secure it with a bandage and leave it overnight and replace it with a new one. The wart will fall off eventually.
If you crush garlic or garlic juice you will eliminate the warts in just two week. All you need to do is rub some crushed garlic on the wart and put a band-aid over it every night before you go to bed. You can also apply the garlic juice twice a day.
Moles can appear any time of your life and affect people of all ages, even children. Moles can appear due to different causes, like sun exposure, which affects the skin pigmentation cells, also known as melanocytes, and the genetic factor.
If you use garlic extract or plain garlic, it would be best to treat a lot of skin issues, moles especially. It is very strong, thus, you have to protect the surrounding skin. It would be best to use masking tape or petroleum jelly, before you do the treatment.
Just apply some crushed garlic extract or crushed garlic to the mole, cover the area with a bandage and leave it for four hours. Do this regularly.
Apple Cider Vinegar Treatment
Just soak a cotton ball in ACV and apply it on the mole. Put a bandage over it or medical tape and leave it on for a few hours. The mole will fall off eventually.
Castor Oil and Baking Soda Treatment
Use a combination of castor oil and baking soda and mix them in a gummy paste to apply on the mole. When you do, cover the area with a bandage and leave it overnight. Just remove the bandage in the morning and wash the area off. Do this every night for optimal results.
If you have been experiencing some of these issues with the skin, do not hesitate to use some of the natural remedies which we have recommended. They will help you immensely!