How To Get Rid Of Scar At Home Naturally.

How To Get Rid Of Scar At Home Naturally.
Scars are mark left on the skin after the healing of a cut, burn, acne or other area of wounded tissue. When the skin is healing it forms a specialized cell called fibroblasts in adjacent areas of skin the fibrous connective tissue made up of collagen.

Scar are healthy skin tissue like the result of the skin, the only problem of the scar is the mark it formed as a result of the rearrangement of the skin fiber. Though it is not painful when compare to other skin condition like acne, pimples, and eczema. 

In some case scar can only be removed by surgery, if you have a serious scar on your skin you should consult your doctor. In this post, we are going to look at the different natural ingredients that you can use to get rid of scar,

Natural Product to Get Rid of Scar at Home

Natural ingredients can be used to get rid of scar as they contain the same material they use in the producing scar cream. Alpha hydroxyl acid is one of the main ingredients present in many scar cream, the funny part is that alpha hydroxyl acid is present in lemon and so many products.

Lemon

Lemon juice is rich in antioxidant and alpha hydroxyl acid that you can use to get rid of scar. The antioxidant present would help fights off free radical from the body; the radials are responsible for wrinkles, blemishes, and aging of the skin. It also promotes the synthesis of collagen and regeneration of new skin cell.
Alpha hydroxyl acids help exfoliate the skin by removing dead skin cell from the skin pores and kill germs on the skin.
  • Wash the affected area with water to remove dirt and pat it dry with a soft towel.
  • Apply a few drop of freshly squeeze lemon juice on the affected area.
  • Leave it on for 10 minutes and wash it off with water.
  • Pat your face dry with a soft towel.

Tips:
  • Lemon juice makes your skin sensitive to sunlight, if you are going out please apply sunscreen on your skin.
  • You can use lemon essential oil if you can’t find lemon juice. You can buy lemon essential oil from your health and beauty store.  

Coconut Oil

Coconut oil is not only useful for cooking but you can use it on your skin to enhance and improve your beauty.
Coconut oil is rich in antioxidants that help to reverse the effect of free radical in the body and prevent the formation of free radical in the body. The oil also promotes new skin cell regeneration and speed up the healing process of the skin.
  • Wash the affected area with water and pat it dry with soft towel.
  • Pour a few drop of coconut oil to your hand, rub your hand together so as to warm the oil.
  • Apply the oil to the affected area and use your finger to massage the oil in a circular motion until the oil is absorbed by the skin.
  • Repeat this process until there is no scar on your face.

Aloe Vera Gel 
Aloe vera gel can be used to fade scar, it works by promoting new skin cell regeneration and help to kill the germ.
The presence of vitamin A and E in aloe vera gel helps in the fighting free radicals in the body and helps to slow the aging of the skin. It has been proven scientifically that aloe vera helps in fighting acne, pimples, eczema, ringworm, and help to fade scar leaving you with a clean and hydrated skin.
  • Cut aloe vera into two and collect the gel inside to a bowl.
  • Wash your face with water and pat it dry with a soft towel.
  • Apply the aloe vera gel to the affected area and use your finger to massage the gel on the scar in a circular movement.
  • Wash it off when the gel is dried on your scar with water.
  • Repeat this process twice in a day for 2 months.

Honey

  • Wash your face with water and pat it dry with a soft towel.
  • Apply honey on the affected area and use your finger to massage the gel on the scar in a circular movement.
  • Leave it on for 10 minutes and wash it off with water.
  • Repeat this process once in a day for 2 months.

Baking Soda

Baking soda can be used to fade scar, it works by exfoliating the skin by removing the dead skin cell and stimulate synthesis of collagen.
  • Wash your face with water and pat it dry with a soft towel.
  • Mix little water with 1 tablespoon of baking soda and stir it together until it turns into a smooth paste.
  • Apply the paste to the affected area and use your finger to massage the gel on the scar in a circular movement.
  • Leave it on for 10 minutes and wash it off with water.

Olive Oil

Olive oil is rich with antioxidants, vitamin E, and K. It works by exfoliating your skin by removing the dead skin cell from your skin pores, reverse the effect of free radicals on the body, protect the body against free radicals, and stimulate synthesis of collagen.
  • Wash your face with water and pat it dry with a soft towel.
  • Apply 1 tablespoon of olive oil on the affected area and use your finger to massage the oil on the scar in a circular movement.
  • Leave it on for 10 minutes and wash it off with water.

Apple Cider Vinegar

Due to the high presence of acid in apple cider vinegar, it can be used to fade scar by exfoliating dead skin cell from the body thereby removing the scar from your skin.
  • Wash your face with water and pat it dry with a soft towel.
  • Mix 1 teaspoon of apple cider vinegar with 4 teaspoons of water together.
  • Dip a cotton ball into the solution and apply it on the scar.
  • Leave it for 10 to 15 minutes and wash it off with water.
  • Apply face moisturizer if your skin is too dry.

Tips:
  • Apple cider vinegar is too potent and can cause inflammation if use it on your skin. Therefore, make sure that you dilute it with water and test it on a small patch of skin to check if you are sensitive to apple cider vinegar, consult your doctor before using.
  • Apple cider vinegar can be used to treat acne and remove excess oil from the skin surface.

Lavender Oil

Lavender oil can be used get rid of scar, it fades the scar by promoting new skin cell regeneration to replace the worn out tissue.
  • Wash your face with water and pat it dry with a soft towel.
  • Dip a cotton ball into lavender oil and apply it on the scar.
  • Leave it for 10 to 15 minutes and wash it off with water.
  • Use your finger to massage the oil on the scar in a circular motion so that the lavender oil would be absorbed by the skin.

Tip:
  • Test lavender oil on a small patch of skin to check if you are sensitive to the oil. If there are redness and swelling that means you are sensitive to the oil. Please consult your doctor before using it on your skin.

Cocoa Butter

Cocoa butter also called theobroma oil can be used to fade scar on skin. The oil is rich in antioxidants that help to fight off free radical from the body, maintain skin structure, and exfoliate skin.
  • Wash the affected area with water and pat it dry with a soft towel.
  • Apply a small amount of cocoa butter on the scar and use your finger to massage the cocoa butter on the scar in a circular movement so that the cocoa butter would be absorbed by the skin.

These are the 9 natural ingredients that you can use to get rid of scar from the body. If there is any natural ingredients that you know but is not it the post, share with us in the comment box below.

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