Top 5 Home Remedies For Abrasion

Home Remedies For Abrasion

Before seeking solution to any problem, you must know the nature of the problem. Knowing its root cause and effects and then seeking a solution is the best way to diagnose any problem. Abrasion, is a kind of skin problem in which the wounds appear on the skin but not very deep. The wounds may appear due to skin damage with a rough surface, allergic reaction or insect bite. What it becomes later is really worn or torn off, swelling, full of liquid which sometimes oozes out, redness, itching and burning sensation. If abrasion is mild, it do not scar but in case of deep one, the scars may be left. Although, you can seek a doctor for its solution but it is not big a problem to be solved at home. You can pick any home remedy given below and stick to it till the problem is gone.

Top 5 Home Remedies For Abrasion

1. Indian Lilac

Indian lilac or what you call it “neem” does its job very effectively [1]. Although extremely bitter in taste but it has the power that can solve any skin related problem and a major number of health related also . In this problem, its anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties play a major role. The role is to work against infection and promotes collagen building in the abraded area.Apply Indian lilac paste on the affected skin. You can also prefer 1 teaspoon of Indian lilac juice mixed in ½ teaspoon of turmeric powder to form a paste. Also, using lilac oil diluted with any carrier oil like olive oil or coconut oil would be effective. Whichever one you choose, do give at least 2- to 30 minutes to work upon the skin. Also, don’t forget to follow the remedy twice or thrice every day. Apply till the problem along with the marks is gone. You can also use this remedy, if you are facing any skin kind of skin problem.

Indian Lilac

2. Aloe Vera

The presence of aloe vera can be felt in the remedies of many skin related problem [2]. It works as a strong anti-inflammatory, antiseptic and skin repairing agent. Not only it solves the problem of skin abrasion but promotes faster healing and also moisturizes the skin. Make sure that you use fresh aloe vera for this problem.Take a fresh aloe vera stem and slit it to extract all the gel. Apply the gel on the affected skin and let it remain for quite some time or till it is completely air dried. Do repeat the same process two or three times every day and you will get rid of the problem very soon

Aloe Vera

3. Coconut oil

Coconut oil is another wonderful agent in solving a number of skin and hair problems. It has anti-inflammatory, healing and moisturizing properties that helps in solving the problem in a couple of days [3]. When coconut oil is applied on the affected area, it forms a thin film over the skin to protect it from the outside dirt, impurities and bacteria. Inside, it penetrates deep down the skin and catalysis the healing speed.Do go for 100% pure coconut oil. When you do, apply on the affected area and massage for some time. Keep for some time. You may choose whether you want to wash or not. Apply the same oil twice or thrice every day. Make sure that you do wash the area once at the end of the day.

coconut oil

4. Turmeric

Here comes the turmeric or the solution of any kind of health problem [4]. For any kind of minor skin problem, turmeric plays a major solution. It has natural antibacterial and antiseptic properties that help it to keep the affected area free from microbe’s thus not letting infection thrive. Also, you will find the abrasion gone after few days of its usage.Take a bowl and add about ¼ teaspoon of turmeric. Do make sure that the turmeric does not contain other ingredients and is all natural. Now add some warm water to make a paste. Apply on the affected skin and wait for some time or until it is air dried completely. Repeat the same procedure few times every day till the skin says “goodbye” to the problem. Alternatively, you can also drink a glass of turmeric milk two times every day for the same problem.


5. Honey

Honey with its antiseptic, anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties helps in healing the wound much faster that too without causing any kind of infection [5]. With its use, the skin becomes normal in a few days and the fresh skin looks moisturized as well.Take some pure honey. Rather go for natural one. Without mixing it with any other ingredients, rub on the abraded area and cover with a bandage. Let it sit for an hour and then gently remove the bandage followed by washing off the skin with warm water. Do repeat the same remedy twice or thrice every day and the skin will heal very quickly.