Generally, heat boil is a red, painful swelling on the skin. It is mainly caused due to infected hair follicles. It can appear anywhere on the skin but mostly appears on the face.

Heat boils are generally a small red nodule, but later it grows considerably larger than a pimple. It is contained with full of pus and the area of around heat boils are so hard and often gets itchier.

Why heat boils occur?

There are many reasons for heat boils in your face. Biologically, it is caused because of bacteria called Staphylococcus aureus. This germ enters the body through tiny cracks in the skin or by traveling down a hair to the follicle.

It may also cause when sweat glands get blocked. It also appears due to  Poor hygiene, very closed clothing, Diabetes, Excessive intake of alcohols and Poor immune system. The other major cause is due to lack of essential nutrients in the body.

To prevent these heat boils people take more preventive measures which include both natural remedies and modern processes. It is always advised to go with natural remedies than the expensive and more chemicalized products.

7 Ways to prevent heat boils on your face:

Here are some 7 ways natural ways to prevent heat boils on your face. There are not only natural but also all of them our home remedies.

1. Turmeric:

7 Ways to prevent heat boils in your face

Turmeric by nature, it is known as a healing herb. It has anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial property, which helps in curing bacterial disease.

It acts as an anti-oxidant agent that removes toxins from the skin.

How to do?

  •  Make turmeric like a paste, either by using milk or warm water.
  •  Apply it onto the boil and cover it with a clean cloth.
Note: You can also boil a teaspoon of turmeric powder in water or milk, and drink it twice a day. This is to prevent from heat boils.

2. Neem

7 Ways to prevent heat boils in your face

Neem is widely known for its, medicinal values. It has all medicinal properties like antibacterial, antimalarial, anti-carcinogenic, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, and anti-hyperglycemic properties.

How to do?

  • Grind a handful of neem leaves to make a paste.
  • Apply it on the affected area.
Note: You can boil neem leaves in water until the quantity of water reduces to one-third. Use this water to rinse the affected area.


7 Ways to prevent heat boils in your face

Onion contains essential oils which have analgesic, antifungal, and antiseptic properties. This helps well in curing heat boils.

Red onions eliminate the toxins out of the body and thus works effectively to disinfect your wounds.

How to do?

  • Cut a thick slice of onion and place it on the boil and wrap with a cloth.
  • Repeat this 3-4 times a day till the boil clears.
Note: You can boil the chopped onion pieces with water until the quantity of water reduces. Use this water to rinse the boiled area.

4. Garlic:

7 Ways to prevent heat boils in your face

Garlic has great healing properties like anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial. It also has the ability to strengthen the immune system.

How to do?

  • Make a paste with two to three fresh garlic cloves and apply it onto the boil.
  • Repeat it once in a day until the boil gets clear.
Note: For good results, eat 2 or 3 raw garlic cloves in a day.

5. Castor oil:

7 Ways to prevent heat boils in your face

Castor oil contains a compound called ricinoleic acid, which has anti-inflammatory property. This combined effect, make it a great natural treatment for heat boils.

How to do?

  • Apply a small amount of castor oil directly to the boil
  • Do it at least three times a day until the boil is clear.

6. Warm compress:

The warm compress will boost the healing process and it is also a relaxing process. It will soften the upper layer of the boil and helps in the automatic burst of the boil.

How to do?

  • Dip a clean cloth in warm water.
  • Using that cloth compress your heat boil.

                                                                             7. Cumin seeds (Jeera)

7 Ways to prevent heat boils in your face

Cumin is a naturally a coolant. Even drinking cumin water reduce any type of stomach irritation. Also, cumin seeds play a vital role in getting rid of heat boils within a week.

How to do?

  • Grind the cumin seeds into a thick paste.
  • Apply this paste to the boil and leave it to dry.

The above are some of the easy but effective home remedies to overcome the heat boils on the face. These measures can be done for any type of heat boils and also on anywhere on the skin.








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