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Summer skin problems and home remedies

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With the onset of summer, there comes a number of skin issues that can get really hard to deal with. The scorching heat, hot winds and sweat season can wreak havoc on your skin in many ways. While summer brings some exotic options for food and beverages, it is also crucial to keep your skin healthy.

Besides maintaining a healthy diet and optimum hydration, your skin and hair also need undivided attention. You must already heard it multiple times that a sunsreen in summer staple. But there are many of us who often struggle with questions like which sunscreen to use, when to use, and which SPF is best.

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Well, the answer lies in simple trick. Like every other beauty product, choose a sunscreen that suits your skin type. For dry skin, opt for a sunscreen that has moisturizing ingredients and higher SPF. If you have combination or oily skin, choose a suncreen that’s oil free.

Always apply suncreen lotion after taking a shower and before heading out of home. In order to protect your skin from sunburn and strong ultraviolet rays, ensure covering all exposed areas not just your face.

Top 3 summer problems and home remedies

In this article, you will read about top three skin problems that are caused due to high temperature. Along with the problems, we are also sharing super easy and effective home remedies.


This is one of the most common skin problems of summer. Standing the sun even for few minutes can lead to skin raddening and black patches. Harmful ultraviolet rays aggravate skin issues. In order to keep yourself safe from sunburn, ensure applying sunscreen before you head out in the sun.

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As far as home remedy is concerned, you can also apply fresh aloe vera gel because it is enriched with the insant cooling effect. You can also apply grated cucumber as it has the same cooling effect. Do not apply soap on if you are suffering from sunburn because it will make the skin drier.

Prickly Heat

Because of the blocked sweat glands, you might face prickly heat. This further leads to red and itchy spots. This skin related problem can be very irritating and painful. The most important thing you can do is avoid wearing synthetic clothes in summer. Because synthetic clothes increase your chances of developing this problem.

As far as possible, try to wear loose, airy and cotton clothes in summer. If you suffer from prickly heat and rashes in summer, first of all, splash the area with cold water. You can also apply some sandalwood or talcum powder on the affected area. You can also apply fresh aloe vera gel on the skin. Always allow your skin to breathe in summers.

Black spots

This is yet another common skin problems of summer which is caused due to overexposure to sun. Standing the sun for a long duration might cause black spots on your skin. To treat this skin problem, here are some of the effective home remedies you can try.

  • Dip a swab of cotton in buttermilk and wipe your face with the same. Leave this buttermilk for 15 minutes and wash if off with cold water.
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  • Add few tablespoon of raw milk in 2 tbsp of oatmeal. Apply the paste on your skin and leave it for 15 minutes. You can wash your face with cool water.This will make your skin rejuvenated while ensuring radiance.

These are some of skin problems associated with summers. If you follow the above home remedies, you can enjoy a happy summer.

Disclaimer: The advice given in this content is purely based on generic information. These tips are not to be considered as an alternative to standard medical opinion. It is advised to always consult your own doctor for medical help. The Vocal News does not claim any responsibility for given information.

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