There’s no doubt some of the most common cosmetic issues affecting both men and women include moles, skin tags, clogged pores and age spots. These skin issues often result from hormonal imbalance, unhealthy lifestyle or simply genetics. But, the list of causes is much longer.
Although you can find a wide array of over-the-counter products to treat skin issues such as warts or tags, these products are not always the safest solution as they are often filled with harsh chemicals that do more damage than good. These harsh chemicals can irritate your skin, especially if it’s sensitive.
On the other, natural medicine provides effective, chemical-free solutions for excellent skin care. If you read on, you’ll find out how you can treat these common skin issues completely naturally.
1. Remedies for moles
Moles can affect people of all ages and occur at any time of life. The most common culprits of moles include genetics and sun exposure.
- Apple Cider Vinegar
First of all, soak a cotton ball in a bit of ACV. Next, apply it directly on the mole and then use a bandage or medical tape to secure it. Allow it to act for a few hours. The mole will gradually fall off.
- Baking Soda and Castor Oil
Use a mixture of baking soda and castor oil to get rid of your moles. Combine the 2 ingredients into a paste and then apply the mixture on the mole. Afterwards, cover it with a bandage and allow it to act overnight. The next morning, remove the bandage and wash the area thoroughly. Repeat the same procedure each night.
Plain garlic or garlic extract is among the most effective natural remedies for various skin problems like moles. As garlic is too strong, make sure you protect your surrounding skin with petroleum jelly or masking tape before doing the treatment. Simply apply some crushed garlic or garlic extract to the mole, and then use a bandage to cover it. Let it act for about 4 hours. Repeat the same procedure regularly for maximum benefits.
2. Remedies for warts
Warts are caused by human papilloma 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
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
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 warts in just two weeks. 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.
3. Remedies for dark spots
As we grow old, dark spots appear on our skin and they usually appear on the limbs or the face. The real reason why they appear is not yet discovered, but for now, their appearance is linked with liver irregularities and sun exposure. Here is what you can use to treat them:
Lemon has properties that are able to fade the dark spots. Soak a cotton ball and rub on dark spots two times a day.
- Aloe Vera
Apply raw Aloe Vera on the affected area and let it act for half an hour. You can grow this plant at home and apply the gel inside the leaves.
As you all know, onions are extremely beneficial for many health conditions, so dark spots are not an exception. All you have to do is to juice or blend onion and apply it directly onto the dark spot. Let remedy soak for 10-15 minutes, and then rinse well. Repeat until dark spots fade.
Make a combination of horseradish and vinegar and apply it onto dark spot on a daily basis. After a while, you will notice improvement and the dark spot will vanish.
- Vitamin C Serums
The best solution for removing dark spots is homemade vitamin C serum. You just have to apply it topically onto dark spots, and the results will follow shortly.This is also good for eliminating other damaged skin tissue as well.