Underarm rash or armpit rash can be unsightly, embarrassing, itchy, painful, cause a burning feeling or general discomfort. They affect male, female and children (baby, toddle or kids).Your armpit is a prime spot for irritation, you may not be able to see an armpit rash right away but the itch and irritation can be unbearable in some cases.
Armpit rashes can be bumpy and red or scaly and white. Many things can cause underarm rashes, and likewise, many treatments can address them. Determining the cause of the rash makes it easier to find relief.
For instance, rashes caused by hot weather usually disappear quickly. Rashes caused by your lifestyle or skin conditions may last longer and may require specific treatments. Armpit rashes can last from a few hours to a few months.
Most rashes can be easily treated with home remedies or over-the-counter treatments.
Aloe Vera is known for its good properties. It is known to help heal the skin against breakouts so it is not surprising that it can also help heal rashes found in the armpit area too. You may choose to use fresh Aloe Vera leaves or you may also want to make use of Aloe Vera extract. Apply the gel of the Aloe Vera leaves on the rash, leave on for a few minutes. Wash it off with cold water.
Lemon is not only one of people’s favorite citrus fruits it can also help in getting rid of the rash that you may have in your armpit because it can help kill the bacteria that you might have on your arms right now. The best thing about this is that you can also use it as a deodorant. You may choose to place a swipe of lemon on your armpits in order to get rid of your problems, you may want to not use lemon after you have shaved. You can do this every day.
The coolness of ice can be very helpful. You can be sure that this can be effective for you in getting rid of the problems that you may have associated with your armpits. Place the ice on the affected area, leave it there for a few minutes to help get rid of the itch and even the pain. You may have to do it as often as you want.
Add about a half teaspoon in your bathing water or dust a little baking powder on your underarm to make it drier.
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