Apart from healing health ailments, garlic is good for a treat your hair and skin issues too. Check out the following wonderful remedies.
Garlic is excellent antimicrobial, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties that help you to get rid of clogged pores, the buildup of toxins, and bacterial infections. Allicin present in garlic kills bacteria that causes acne and pimples.
Consume one clove of garlic with one glass of water.
Note: Make sure that you keep yourself well moisturized and clean out your skin every 3 hours.
a) Mash one garlic clove and apply it to the affected skin areas.
b) Leave it for few minutes and eliminate it after 15 to 20 minutes.
c) Rinse it off using lukewarm water.
d) Apply a moisturizer afterward.
e) For the best outcome, use this tip daily.
Tip 3: Yogurt + Garlic
This blend is amazing to cure pimples and acne very efficiently.
You Will Need:
a) 1 tbsp yogurt
b) 3 to 4 garlic cloves
a) Rinse your face clearly and add cloves in a blender make a paste.
b) Now add yogurt and mix it well.
c) Put this mixture on your face, shoulder, and chest affected by pimples.
d) Do this treatment daily till it gets disappeared entirely.
2. Calm Psoriasis
Psoriasis is an autoimmune skin disorder, and red, scaly, and itchy skin are the primary symptoms of it that mainly affects the knees, scalp, and elbows. It is not healable but taking garlic in your diet can help you to lower the symptoms of this disorder. Psoriasis results in inflammation and the garlic being a great anti-inflammatory tonic, many people recommend it.
Take three garlic cloves with broccoli, leek and beetroot juice.
3. Anti-Aging Remedy
Skin aging is mainly due to unhealthy habits, stress, inflammation, etc. The S-allyl cysteine found in garlic safeguards your skin from ultraviolet damage and other skin issues. The anti-inflammatory and antioxidant compound in garlic searches out the oxygen radicals and thereby reduces distress.
Tip: Take one garlic clove with honey early morning.
Tip 2: Add chopped garlic paste to the Triphala infused water and drink it every morning.
4. Vanish Stretch Marks
Stretch Mark looks so ugly and to fade them try out the garlic.
Tip 1: Rub hot garlic oil and massage it over your stretch marks.
Note: You can also add mustard or olive oil in it.
You Will Need:
a) 2 to 3 garlic cloves
b) Mustard oil
a) Heat mustard oil and add garlic clove in it.
b) After some time, eliminate it from the heat and keep it aside for cooling.
c) Now rub it over your affected areas in a circular motion.
Eczema results in the dry, rough, flaky and inflamed skin. It is due to the inflammation caused by an allergic reaction. Its anti-inflammatory compounds are effective against eczema.
Tip: Take 1 to 2 raw garlic cloves along with the water kept at room temperature.
6. Cure Athlete’s Foot
Athlete’s Foot is as a result of yeast or fungal infection also called as Tinea Pedis (foot ringworm). It an antifungal agent uses to cure foot ringworm.
Tip 1: Take two garlic cloves along with leek juice in the morning.
a) Add crushed cloves paste to your foot bathing water.
b) Now immerse your foot in this solution for half an hour
You Will Need:
a) 2 to 5 garlic cloves
b) Olive oil
a) Mash garlic cloves and add few drops of olive oil in it.
b) Soak the cotton ball in this solution and massage it gently over your foot.
7. Heal Skin Infections
Ajoene found in garlic is the best natural remedy to cure skin disorders and infections.
a) Mash garlic clove and apply the juice to your infected skin areas.
b) Leave it for 15 to 20 minutes before washing it with clean water.
c) Do this one or two time a day for few weeks.
8. Prevent mosquito bites
Mosquito bites leave an itchy sensation on your skin that results in illness and also pose the high risk of some deadly disorder like as dengue, chikungunya, and Zika. Garlic being an excellent and cheapest mosquito repellant keep them away from mosquitoes and other insect bites.
You Will Need:
b) Garlic oil
c) Petroleum jelly
a) Mix all of the above and massage it over your arms and legs.
9. Heal Splinter
Splinters mainly affect children, and its symptoms are quite irritating. Garlic excellently fights splinter due to its antibacterial properties.
a) Apply a thin piece of garlic to your affected skin areas.
b) Now hold a band-aid on it and leave it for few hours.
c) Do this for few weeks.