Chicken Pox Home Remedies

Chicken pox Dos

Drink lot of water to avoid dehydration. The patient should be put on a juice diet for a few days. He should be given plenty of raw fruit and vegetable juices. Lemon juice is considered to be especially beneficial.

Chicken pox Donts

Baking Soda is good for Chicken pox


Add 1 teaspoon baking in a glass of water. The child should be sponged with this water, so that the soda dries on the skin. This will keep the child away from scratching the eruptions.

Oat is good for Chicken pox


An oatmeal bath is the traditional home remedy to help reduce the itchiness of chicken pox lesions and to encourage them to dry out faster.

Neem is good for Chicken pox


Boil some Neem leaves in water for some time and use this water for bath. But rashes should not to be rubbed.

Sandalwood is good for Chicken pox


Applying sandal wood oil helps to reduce chickenpox scars.

Honey is good for Chicken pox


Apply honey on chickenpox scares to reduce them.

Carrot is good for Chicken pox


About 100 gm of carrots and 60 gm of fresh coriander should be cut into small pieces and boiled for a while. The residue should be discarded. This soup should be taken once a day.