Poison ivy is a poisonous plant which most of the people are sensitive. When contact is made between person’s skin and the plant’s leaves, irritation build up. The leaves have an oily substance called urushiol, which is also found in poison sumac and poison oak. Urushiol is very powerful and just a little amount will irritate the skin. Symptoms and indications of a reaction include swelling, redness, rashes, blisters and small bumps. The irritation is not really fatal, but it is very itchy. There are variety of natural home remedies may sooth and relieve poison ivy symptoms. If the rash is widely spread, in almost every part of your skin, consult a doctor immediately to prevent the spread of rashes in your body.
Aloe Vera: Aloe Vera is useful in healing burns, cuts and scrapes. Aloe Vera is the classic cure for all symptoms with regards to skin irritation. Aloe Vera gel is 99% efficient in healing blisters and rashes cause by poison ivy irushiol. Aloe Vera is one of the some substances that is capable to go through every the layers of the skin and gripping foreign matter within. Taking a teaspoon of Aloe Vera three times a day is also helpful as it permits all the advantages of aloe to be scattered through your bloodstream.
Jewelweed/Comphry Tea: mix a one fourth part of potable water, one fourth aloe juice, one half jewel-weed stems and leaves. Mix it all in a blender. After mixing all add one bag of comphry tea per quart and let it boil. Stray the liquid and place it in a spray bottle. Spray this formula on ever affected areas in your skin. You will feel that the irritation of the rashes is fading fast.
Tea Tree oil have a lot of fantastic wonderful outcome to avoid poison ivy irritates your skin. Tea Tree oil is made with a Natural Vitamin C.
Goldenseal Root powder: Golden-seal is an anti – inflammatory treatment which rapidly dries up the rashes and blisters source by poison ivy irushiol. This mixture is also utilized to take away rashes provided by poison oak. Mix a tablespoon of powdered golden-seal root with a cup of hot water. When it cools down, apply the powdered golden-seal on the affected areas. It will relieve the itchy feeling of rashes and blisters.
Dry skin cream with jewel-weed leaves, aloe Vera gel, Vitamin E: This cream works on all types of skin problems like allergic reactions to chemicals and blisters.
Wild Peach Tea: Wild peach Tea natural extracts quickly heals rashes, blister, swelling and redness caused by poison ivy.
Sweet Fern: Boil sweet fern until it boils. Spread the juice on all the affected areas. It will ease the itchiness you feel and fade immediately.
Rubarb: Rubarb is mostly found in your local gardens. Just rub it on the affected areas two to three times a day to lessen the scratchy feeling and you will be amazed on its results that it will give.