Sunburns happen when overexposure to the sun’s UV radiation damages the skin. There are many home remedies for treating a sunburn and you can use them to soothe your stinging skin, reduce inflammation and help with the healing process. Some of these remedies can also help with the treatment of sunburn blisters. Let’s have a look at natural treatments to get rid of sunburn and sunburn blisters.
Witch hazel has many benefits for the skin, and is used in many cosmetic applications for its astringent properties and its ability to reduce inflammation. It can also stop skin infections from developing and spreading.
Research into the effects of witch hazel has shown that after sun treatments which contain witch hazel were more effective than lotions without witch hazel.9
How to use
To use witch hazel for sunburn relief, you can apply some to the affected area by dipping a cotton ball in witch hazel and gently dabbing on the sunburn or sunburn blisters. Alternatively, you can moisten a cloth with witch hazel and cover the sunburned skin.
To read more about witch hazel and how to choose the right witch hazel product please read my article about the 10 genius uses of witch hazel for a great health.