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5 Simple remedies for sensitive skin

By:Himanshu Sharma, Onlymyhealth Editorial Team,Date:Oct 01, 2015
Is your skin sensitive – dries out easily, itches often or is difficult to manage? Here’s a list of natural remedies to control problems related to sensitive skin.
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    Aloe vera is well-known for beauty benefits. It has a calming ingredient in it that on application tames inflammation and soothes sensitive skin. Regular application of aloe vera gel can keep your skin calm.

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    Cucumber has many useful ingredients to help with your skin problems including inflammation. If you feel irritation and itchiness at any point, use cucumber on the affected area for a soothing effect. For best results, store cucumber in the fridge.

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    Honey is a tasty spread on toast, and is just as good for sensitive skin. It can be applied easily on the skin, too! Rub a little honey on your skin and let it sit for 10 minutes. Rinse off with warm water and pat your face dry.

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    Egg and orange

    You need one egg yolk, 1 tsp orange juice, 1 tsp olive oil, few drops of rose water and a few drops of lime juice. Combine these ingredients together to form a liquid of thick consistency. Now, apply this mixture on your skin and let it sit for 15 minutes. Wash off with warm water.

    Egg and orange
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    You can soothe sensitive skin by using ripe bananas. Mash the bananas and apply the mashed mixture on your face. Rinse your face thoroughly with warm water after 10-15 minutes.


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