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Home Remedies for Chickenpox

What is Chickenpox?

Chickenpox also known as Girl is sad due to being infected with chickenpoxvaricella is a contagious disease that mostly affects children, can also occur in adults. Causes for chickenpox include the varicella zoster virus that has an incubation period of two to three weeks.

Among main chickenpox symptoms, the rash develops into blisters which ripen, burst and finally scab and fall off. The appearance of chickenpox is more apparent during seasons such as winter and spring.

Medical assistance is strongly advised in case a woman gets chickenpox, is pregnant and has not had the infection before.

Natural Home Remedies for Chickenpox

As the chickenpox can cause a range of discomforts in children and adults too, you can make use of some of the effective chickenpox natural and home remedies. The main focus of these remedies is to relieve the symptoms.

  • Oatmeal bath is among the best home remedy for chickenpox. Put two cups of boiled oatmeal in a bag and soak bag in a bathtub (filled with lukewarm water). Soak entire body in this water for not less than ten minutes. This helps relieve itchiness and also help achieve speedy recovery.
  • Mix half cup of brown vinegar in bath water that is mild warm. Lie in the bath tub for around ten minutes. This is helpful in relieving itching in addition to aiding speedy recovery from chickenpox infection.
  • This remedy helps decrease itchiness. Prepare a mixture of baking soda in a glassful of water. Gently sponge the rash or blisters with this solution.
  • Here is the best among home remedies for chickenpox. Make use of good grade honey. Apply it to your skin.
  • Chickenpox causes a lot of itchiness. To get rid of this discomfort, put some neem leaves (a handful will do) in lukewarm water and bathe in it. This effective remedy will also speed up recovery and healing.
  • At the onset of chickenpox, apply sandalwood oil to prevent scarring.
  • To make blisters or spots fade quickly, rub vitamin E oil gently over entire body and let stay for some time so that the skin absorbs it properly.
  • Also, apply honey and let it stay for some time on blisters for proper absorption into your skin. This is among the most beneficial and effective natural remedies for chickenpox healing.

These natural treatments and remedies will help in relieving chickenpox ailments, which a vaccine cannot, as it is only a preventive measure and not a chickenpox cure.

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