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How to Get Rid of Scar Tissue -10 Home Remedies
Jun 07, 2016
How to Get Rid of Scar Tissue -10 Home Remedies

How to Get Rid of Scar Tissue -10 Home Remedies

Scars are end results of injuries, burns, trauma, cuts and surgical incisions etc. They are in different shapes, colors, and sizes which result as a part of body's healing process. Scars occur at the affected area of the body and are noticeable.

Instead of normal skin, it replaces with the damaged skin tissue. As scar tissue is beauty concern of the body, people would try to get rid of them though it is a healthy skin as it looks differently.

Though scar raises or not, treating the scar is necessary and it possible in many ways. Here are few home remedies that help in lessening the scar. Know them from the following information.


Remedies or Tips for Lessening Scars or Scar Tissues

1. Lavender Oil

Lavender oil contains some properties for skin cell rejuvenating. These properties help in treating the scars as well as keloid tissues. It also helps in increasing the turnover rate of skin cells and in turn makes the scars to not to become permanent.

All that you need to do for this is, apply few drops of lavender oil in required amount and gently massage the oil on the scar part in a circular motion for at least 10 minutes that it till the oil penetrates into the skin.

For better results you can also mix-up this oil with olive oil and massage the scar. Do this for few weeks till you get the positive results.


2. Scar Massage

The antiseptic lotion is also one of the good options to get rid of the scars. Apply the lotions on the scar tissue and gently massage the area around the scar in circular motions with the help of index figure and ring figure until it penetrates into your skin.


3. Coconut Oil

Coconut oil contains fatty acids that act as antioxidants. This helps in reversing as well as preventing the free-radical damage. It also stimulates the production of collagen and makes your skin soft which in turn helps in the healing process of the scar.

To get these benefits for your skin, you need to use 1 teaspoon of warm extra virgin coconut oil for your scar. With this oil, you need to make a message over the scar in circular motions until the oil gets absorbed into the skin. You can continue repeating the same process several times a day until you get the positive result.


4. Cocoa Butter

Cocoa butter is a natural agent in moisturizing the skin deep into the layers and helps to treat your scar tissues. As it is also rich in vitamin E it repairs the skin well.

You can apply pure cocoa butter on the clean scar skin using stiff circular motions for few minutes. Use this cocoa butter for massaging the affected area at least 3 times a day daily till the scar is covered with normal skin.


5. Sandalwood

Sandalwood contains many skin regenerating properties that help in treating the scars for reducing them and lightening them. It is one of the good home remedies for treating scar tissues.

To get rid of the scars, prepare a paste with 1tbs of sandal powder mixing it with rose water and apply it on the affected area or on the scar before you go to bed. Leave it off complete night and wash the dried out paste with lukewarm water the next day morning. Doing it at least for 2 months gives you best results.


6. Honey

Natural moisturizing agent in honey helps in treating scar tissues. It also helps in preventing the accumulation of the dead skin, excess collagen growth and in return stimulates the tissue regeneration.

So, use this raw honey to apply on your face and gently massage the skin for 10 minutes and leave the same for 1 hour after that rinse it with warm water. Make a habit of doing the same 2 times a day for few weeks.


7. Lemon

An effective way to treat this scar tissue is lemon juice as it contains alpha hydroxy acids (AHA). This acid helps in regenerating the damaged skin as well as repairs it and also removes the dead skin. It is natural bleach which has the ability to lighten the blemishes and scars.

So, you can use this lemon juice to apply on the affected area of the skin and rinse it off after 10 minutes. Later you need to apply the moisturizer. Do this 2 times daily until the scar gets lightened.


8. Aloe Vera

Aloe Vero works, all in all, to get rid of scar tissues completely and it is known for it. It regenerates the scar tissues, reduces the appearance as well as a size of the scars, increases the elasticity of the scar tissue and get rids of inflammation.

The gel that is squeezed from Ale Vera can be applied on the scar area and gently doing massage over it helps in reducing the tissues. You need to do the same for 3 months to get better results.


9. Tea Tree Oil

It is strong enough in scar removal as well in skin healing properties which makes it one of the ideal remedy for removing the scars and its tissues. As it is strong, you need to dilute it with water before you start using it.

You can use this oil in many ways to get rid of scars one way is to mix 2 to 3 drops this tea oil with olive oil and almond oil and apply the mixture on the affected area of the face and leave it off for few minutes. You can do this 1 time every day.

10. Vitamin E

Last but not least I can’t end up without letting you know about the amazing properties of vitamin E in getting rid of scar tissue. The antioxidant of it has the moisturizing capacity the help in nourishing the skin and revitalizes the skin and also inspires the collagen which helps in improving the skin strength and texture.

Liquid extracted from vitamin E capsule or vitamin E cream can be applied on the scar for 2 to 3 times daily for many weeks. You can include the foods that are rich in vitamin E in your diet for more benefits. 

These are few best home remedies that help you treat scars and scar tissues and completely get rid of it. For best results follow this tips for several weeks until the scar tissue or scar disappears.


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