Apple cider vinegar is an effective natural remedy for folliculitis according to Earth Clinic readers. It can be used both internally or externally.
External Use of Apple Cider Vinegar for Folliculitis
Apple cider vinegar can be applied directly to the affected skin. This can be doe with cotton balls or gauze pads. You can also put apple cider vinegar into a spray bottle for easy application.
For sensitive skin, dilute the apple cider vinegar with water. Use 1/2 vinegar and 1/2 water.
Apple cider vinegar may sting skin upon application, especially if there are areas of broken skin. You can apply coconut oil after you apply the vinegar to sooth the skin, or dilute the apple cider vinegar further.
Raw and organic apple cider vinegar should be used when you are using vinegar for medical purposes.
Internal Use of Apple Cider Vinegar for Folliculitis
Raw and organic apple cider vinegar can be taken in water daily as a tonic for all kinds of health issues, including folliculitis. Add 1 or 2 teaspoons to a glass of water. This can be done 1-3 times a day.
Have you tried apple cider vinegar for folliculitis? We would love to hear from you! Continue reading below for feedback from our readers who have tried the ACV remedy for folliculitis.
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|Apple Cider Vinegar||10|
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