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7 Effective Home Remedies For Chicken Pox

Chicken Pox

Chicken pox is a common a common health problem that is caused by the infection of virus Varicella Zoster. It can happen to people of all ages but the severity of the problem varies. The problem occurs mildly in children and becomes intense in adults and pregnant women. The main cause of the problem is the virus that shows its sign after about twenty days of infection. The problem starts with symptoms like fever, weakness and extends to develop blisters all over the body. The small red rashes or blisters that are development cause itching and irritation. The disease is not at all deadly and gets settle down with time but the irritation and itching increases the problem.

Here Is The List Of  Home Remedies That You Can Use In Order To Get Relief From The Symptoms Of Chicken Pox:

Honey

The healing and anti inflammatory nature of honey provides a great relief from the pain and itching of the blisters. The main benefits of using honey is that is prevents the marks of chicken pox that would be left after the problem. Therefore it is advisable to apply some raw honey over the affected areas of the skin daily to keep the symptoms of the problem under control.

Honey

Baking Soda

Baking soda is used to cure a lot of problems and in fact it is one of the effective remedies to cure the problem of chicken pox as well. Baking soda helps in controlling the itching and irritation caused by the rashes. All you need is to make a paste of baking soda by mixing it with water. Apply this paste over the body using a sponge or a cotton ball. Let the paste dry over the skin. The application of the paste will help in controlling the itching.

Baking Soda

Aloe Vera Gel

You can use this wonder product to control the symptoms of chicken pox as well. The healing and anti inflammatory properties of aloe vera help in reducing the pain and irritation in the skin. Application of aloe vera gel ensures the reduction in itching and provides a great relief from the problem. All you need is to  extract the gel out of a freshly cut aloe vera leaf. Apply directly over the affected areas of your skin.

Aloe Vera Gel

Vinegar

Vinegar especially brown vinegar is also an effective remedy to cure the symptoms of chicken pox. Its use helps in controlling the pain and irritating caused by the problem. All you need is to make a mixture by adding vinegar to water. Add this mixture to you bath water and bath daily to get rid of the problem of itching and scratching.

Vinegar

Neem

The anti bacterial, anti viral, anti septic and healing properties of neem makes it a perfect choice for the problem. The use of neem as a remedy ensures the reduction in pain and itching caused by the problem. All you need is to make a paste of neem leaves which you should apply over the affected areas. Let the paste dry over the skin.

neem leaves

Basil Leaves

The anti septic properties of basil help in reducing the irritation and itching in the skin. Not only this, it also helps in soothing the skin which in turn increases the rate of recovery. All you need is to boil some basil leaves in water. Stain the solution and cool it down in refrigerator. Once the solution gets chilled, use a clean cloth to soak it in the solution. Now apply the soaked cloth over the rashes directly and leave it for about 10 to 15 minutes.

Holy Basil

Vitamin E Oil

Oil rich in vitamin E act as a perfect remedy for the problem of chicken pox. The application of this oil over the affected areas ensures reduce in pain and itching caused by the problem. Not only this, the use of vitamin E oil also prevents the redness and dryness of skin and helps in reducing the after scars of the problem. All you need is to apply the oil over the affected areas two times in a day to increase the healing process.

Vitamin E Oil

Oats

Oats can also be used to cure the problem of chicken pox. Apart from their use in getting a slim body or making a perfect breakfast oats actually act as a rich source of anti bacterial and anti inflammatory properties. The use of oats ensures the reduction in the problem of itching and irritation caused by the blisters of chicken pox. For this remedy it is advisable to tie some oats into a cloth. Now dip this cloth containing oats into your bathing water. Doing this helps in soothing the skin and help in getting relieve from the problem.

Oats