Heat rash damages your skin especially when your skin is sensitive to heat changes. A lot of remedies are available to protect your skin from the harm of heat rash. It effectively treats and reduces the tendency of its occurrence.
The home remedies to treat heat rash include:
- Using neem leaves
- Using aloe vera
- Using talcum powder with scent
- Using epsom salt
- Wearing light clothes
- Be around air conditions
- Take cool bath
Though these remedies can treat the heat rash most of the time, there are times when the individual’s skin is too sensitive to cope with the damage. This is the time when you should know that no remedy can work. In case of damage, consult your doctor as soon as possible.
You should also consult your doctor if your skin seems infected.
Symptoms of infected skin include:
- White or yellowish fluid
- Increased pain
In case of the following mentioned symptoms, you need to rush to your doctor to avoid any future issues such as:
One more important thing to consider is not to use any medicated product without any authorized physician’s recommendations.
About the Author: Dr. Iqra Mubashar is a registered Pharmacist originally from Lahore, Pakistan. She has earned her pharmacy degree from the University of veterinary and animal sciences, Lahore. She has completed her internship as a trainee from Children hospital, Lahore. She has completed her research work in clinical pharmacy and pharmaceutics. She has worked as a healthcare documentation head in Al-Qasim enterprises, Islamabad. She has specialized in prescription handling, drugs information, literature research, patient counseling and pharmaceutical care planning. Her research work on coronavirus is under publication.