Skin Bleaching is a popular method to lighten facial hair and to get instant fairer and glowing complexion.These skin-lightening products contains a high amount of chemical substance that inhibit melanin production and makes the skin appear lighter.However, these chemicals can have a negative reaction on the skin if it’s not used in the right way or without proper care and precautions.It can cause unpleasant burning sensation in the skin and can lead to skin rashes and scarring.
But don’t worry!! Hopefully, there are a few natural remedies that can help cure and remove skin rashes immediately.I have shared 6 simple home remedies and also important precautions and skin bleaching tips in order to prevent skin rashes.In the below picture, you can distinctly see the uneven red rashes on my face after a bleach reaction.
Here are 6 Amazing Home Remedies to Remove Skin Rash Caused by Bleach
Aloe Vera Honey Ice Water – The healing properties of aloe vera is astounding! It instantly soothes inflamed, red and itchy skin caused by the use of bleaching creams.Here is an effective tip to use aloe vera to get rid of skin rashes fast.Take half cup of ice-cold filtered water, dissolve 3 Tbsp of fresh aloe vera gel and 1 Tbsp of honey completely.Using a cotton ball apply on the affected area.Leave for 10 minutes and then rinse with cool water.
Cold Milk – An instant and fastest way to get rid of skin rashes is by the application of cold milk.Simply soak a cotton ball in ice-cold milk and directly dab onto the affected area.Hold it for 4 to 5 minutes and then wash off with cold water.Milk immediately neutralize acids that cause rashes and the healing properties of it reduce skin inflammation and discomfort.You can use this home remedy to get rid of sun rash and to get naturally fair skin.
Fresh Cucumber Pack – Cool it with cucumber!! Cucumber has an immediate cooling and soothing effect on the skin.Blend peeled cucumber slices into a smooth consistency.Refrigerate for 30 minutes and then apply this cold pack on the affected area.Let it sit for 10 minutes and then wash off.It heals itchy rash skin, soothes inflammation and also reduces the effects of tanning.
Mint and Rose Water Ice Cubes – Mint is wonderful in dealing with different types of skin rashes.Mint cools and refreshes irritated skin and helps relief skin rash quickly.Blend a handful of mint leaves using half cup of water. Filter the juice into a bowl and mix few drops of rose water.Pour the solution into an ice-cube tray and freeze.Take an ice cube and gently rub on the affected area for 4 to 5 minutes.It speeds up the healing process and thus cure skin rashes.
Sandalwood Pack – Solve any problems related to skin rash immediately with this simple natural ancestral remedy.Mix sandalwood powder with rose water or cold milk and apply on your face.Leave for about 10 minutes and then rinse off with cool water.The anti-infectious, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties comfort burning or itching sensation in the skin.
Baking Soda Cold Rinse -Baking soda provides an instant relief to inflamed, red skin.Simply, fill a mug with cold water and dissolve 2 Tbsp of baking soda.Splash this water on your face.Repeat for 2 to 3 times and then apply a moisturizer.
Here are some special precautions that you must follow in order to prevent rashes caused by skin bleach
1.Never ever bleach your skin if it is too dry.The whitening or skin lightening compounds contained in bleaching creams, dry the skin further and results in skin redness and rashes.
2.Avoid bleaching your skin frequently.Just used once in every two weeks.
3.Avoid direct sun exposure for 8 hours after bleaching your face, it can develop rashes and makes the skin appear darker.
4.Never bleach your skin after a hot bath or after a facial steam.
5.Avoid using soap or face wash 4 hours before or after bleaching the skin.
6.Bleaching and application of other face packs shouldn’t be done on the same day.
7.Make sure to finish off with a well-hydrated soothing moisturizer after bleaching to prevent dryness and itching.