23 Home Remedies To Get Rid Of Ingrown Hair Effectively

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5. Salt

Salt is an excellent exfoliating agent. Apart from that, it increase blood circulation, promotes healing, reduces inflammation and treats the infection.

  • Dilute 1 1/2 teaspoon of table salt in 1 cup of lukewarm water.
  • Dip a cotton ball in the solution and dab it on the affected areas.
  • Leave the application for few minutes and rinse off with water.
  • Repeat the process 2 times in a day.

Note: Avoid trying this process if it caused irritation or redness.

6. Black Tea

The black tea contains tannic acid which reduces the inflammation and redness. It loosens the buildup in the skin pores that is restricting the growth of hairs.

  • Brew some black tea.
  • Combine equal amounts of black tea and coconut water.
  • Dip a cotton ball in the solution.
  • Place the cotton ball on the affected areas for few minutes.
  • Remove the cotton ball and leave it to dry completely.
  • Repeat the process 2 times in a day.

Alternative: You can apply wet tea bags on the affected areas for 10 minutes and rinse the area with lukewarm water.

7. Aloe Vera

The soothing effect of aloe vera provides instant relief from irritation, itchiness and inflammation. It speeds up the process of ingrown hairs to grow back outside.

  • Peel the skin of an aloe vera leaf and extract its gel.
  • Rub the gel on the affected areas.
  • Let it dry completely and rinse with lukewarm water.
  • Repeat this process 2 – 3 times in a day.

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