Have you ever felt insecure because of your eczema? Don’t worry. An effective and natural remedy for your eczema is the widely known, apple cider vinegar!
The antibacterial and antifungal properties of apple cider vinegar (ACV) come from lactic, acetic, and malic acids. These acids relieve inflammation, dry skin, itchiness, and help in the treatment of skin infections.
ACV also contains beta-carotene, which supports cell renewal.
Since vinegar is rich in potassium, it can fight allergies and keeps pH of the skin at a healthy level.
ACV contains a wide range of essential vitamins and minerals such as sodium, iron, pectin, calcium, sulphur, magnesium, phosphorus, and potassium. These can help control eczema and boost our immune system.
Apple cider vinegar contains huge amounts of fiber which can help eliminate of toxins that can cause eczema.
Besides being excellent for eczema treatment, apple cider vinegar rejuvenates and cleanses your skin.
However, be careful not to apply undiluted apple cider vinegar on your face. First, dilute it with water in equal amounts, and before applying it onto your face, try it on some other part of your body, such as the skin on your hand. The skin on your face is very delicate and can be sensitive.
Here are five reasons to start washing your face using this vinegar.
For the treatment of eczema, use combination of this vinegar with other ingredients that are usually found in most kitchens.
Since it has antibacterial and antifungal effects, apple cider vinegar immediately soothes skin affected by eczema.
Pour the vinegar and the water in a bowl. Using a cotton ball, apply the blend on the affected area. Do this treatment until your eczema is completely gone.