Home Remedies For Acne And Boils On The Buttocks

Acne and boils on the buttocks can be a very painful and annoying thing, as it is the area of the body which is subjected to a continuous pressure due to sitting. It is aesthetically not good as well.

Acne on the buttocks occur when dirt and moisture in our clothing gets trapped inside the skin of the buttocks. The continuous friction of the buttocks due to sitting also forces the infection to enter the skin. This results in boils and acne on the buttocks.

The sweat and bacteria trapped inside your underwear can also result in an outbreak of acne on the buttocks. Therefore, you must always change your underwear frequently and also wash that area regularly.

Treating acne of the buttocks may take time, as the continuous pressure and friction on the buttocks can prevent it from healing. The oils and other remedies applied may also get wiped on the clothing, which therefore prevents the treatment from entering the skin.

In this article, we have mentioned some of the best home remedies to treat acne and boils present on the buttock region. Have a look!

Aspirin Mask

Crush four tablets of aspirin to make a powder. Mix the powder in 1 tablespoon of warm water and then add 1 tablespoon of honey to this. Apply this paste on to your buttocks and keep it for 15 minutes. Later wash off. This kills all the infection on the skin of your buttocks, and thus heals acne.

Lemon Juice And Apple Cider Vinegar

Mix 1 tablespoon of lemon juice with 1 tablespoon of apple cider vinegar and half a cup of water. Rinse your buttocks with this twice daily to get rid of boils and acne. This is one of the best home remedies to treat acne and boils on the buttock region.

Tea Tree And Coconut Oil

Mix together, 1 potableness each of tea tree oil and coconut oil. Apply this natural oil on to the buttocks and leave it on for 15 minutes. You can also apply this oil mixture before going to bed and keep it overnight. This remedy has antibacterial and anti-fungal properties associated with it.

Ice Cubes

Gently rub an ice cube on the acne of buttocks for 5 minutes. This will help in reducing the inflammation and pain on the buttocks due to boils and acne. This is a fast remedy for acne pain on buttocks.

Exfoliate The Skin Of Your Buttocks

To prevent acne and boils, scrub your buttocks with sugar and oats paste or with a loofah. This will remove all the trapped dirt, sweat and infections from the skin of the buttocks, and thus prevent acne breakouts.

Show Up Some Sun

If you get some bright sunlight inside your private room, show up some sunlight to your buttocks. This will kill the infection and thus dry up the acne and boils. Do this once in a day (preferably in the morning) for 20 minutes, as too much of sunlight may cause skin damage.

Change Your Underwear Regularly

Your underwear can be a breeding place for many bacteria that cause boils and acne on the buttocks. The sweat that gets trapped in the underwear can also result in acne. Also, wash your buttocks frequently to prevent the outbreak of acne and boils on the buttocks.

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Story first published: Friday, December 11, 2015, 15:30 [IST]
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