Although, we are always reminded to apply the sun cream, so we do not get sunburns. It still often happens to get the sunburns.
However, you don’t need to worry. We have five excellent tips for you!
And after you try them, you will not only soothe the sunburns, but you will also have a beautiful and glowing tan.
5 Excellent Ways to Soothe Sunburns:
1.Use the aftersun lotion
After-sun lotions are a great way to soothe burns and avoid skin peeling.
You should always apply it onto your skin after a day spent in the sun.
Aloe vera will relieve you from pain and prevent the peeling.
2. Take a cold shower
Your skin will appreciate if you cool it down with some cold water.
If you decide for a bath, then you can add some apple cider vinegar. It will balance the pH of sunburnt skin and promote healing.
You can also add some baking soda in the bath. Two cups will ease the irritation and redness.
The third solution for a healing bath is lavender or chamomile essential oil. They have a soothing and healing effect on the skin.
You should avoid soaps and perfumes because they will dry out your skin. And sunburnt skin is already dried.
3. Drink a lot of fluids
When your skin burns, it becomes dehydrated. So you need to make up for all the fluids you’ve lost.
So drink a lot of fluids.
The best choice is, as always, water!
4. Use tea bags
Use tea bags of freshly brewed tea and place them on the burnt skin.
Yu can also to put those bags on a dry cloth, and then apply cloth on the skin and not the bags directly.
Black tea is an excellent choice because it extracts heat from burns and restores the pH balance of the skin.
The second best choice is a peppermint tea, and you all know that peppermint has a cooling effect.
5. Make a cucumber body mask
You all know that cucumber is an excellent choice to reduce eye bags. But did you know that is a perfect remedy for burnt skin?
The answer is: ”Yes!”
All you need to do is to blend a few cucumbers, so you get pasta. And apply on the burnt areas.
You can also add some yogurt in the pasta. Yogurt will extract the heat from the skin.