5 Home DIY Remedies for Irritated Skin

5 Home DIY Remedies for Irritated SkinItching is a common problem that can be extremely annoying. There are many reasons your skin can become irritated. Some of these include dry weather conditions, winters, detergents, some soaps, medications, skin infections and insect bites. Scratching on the affected area provides temporary relief and sometimes it can lead to infections and injuries as well. Therefore, this method of finding relief from irritated skin is not recommended at all.

Although we take the precautions necessary to protect the skin from chemicals and other harmful elements that can cause skin problems, there are times when we do get unfavorable skin reactions. So if you suffer from irritated and itchy skin most of the time, then listed below are 5 home DIY solutions to your problem.

1. Baking Soda

One of the most common DIY home remedy for irritated skin is baking soda. This common household ingredient has anti-inflammatory and soothing properties. But, you must ensure that you don’t use baking soda on open wounds or broken skin. To use baking soda to get relief from irritated skin, mix three parts of it to one part of water. Apply the mixture on the affected areas and keep it on for at least 30 minutes to one hour before taking a bath. Read more

Weird Tricks That Promote Weight Loss

Weird Tricks Promote Weight LossThe first thing that comes to mind when exercising is mentioned is losing weight. Well, this is true considering the fact that regular exercise will ensure that your heart beats faster hence increasing the metabolism process. There are different techniques that people will opt for in losing weight. Some of the weirdest tricks are as discussed below:

Eating while facing the mirror
Eating while facing the mirror will make your mind alert to the foods that you would be taking in. Certainly, by looking at yourself eat will bring in a lot of questions about the type of food that you are eating. For example, chances are that you might ask yourself whether you are eating healthy foods. This awareness will ensure that you consume less and thus help in reducing weight.

Eating with men
This is somewhat funny but it is very true. Ladies, what do you try to do when eating next to a man? You try to show out that you are a ‘lady’ by eating less right? Indeed ladies would try their best to prove to men that they do not eat a lot. This eventually would lead to a reduction in the food intake and in the end also help in reducing weight. Read more