The Healthy Hack

Treating armpit rash using the medicine offered in the market don’t work sometimes and will just make it worst. Natural remedies to treat your armpit is available in the comfort of your home. In this article, you will learn the best home remedy to treat your annoying rash.See below 9 natural remedies for your problem:

Cold Compress

Cold temperature can lessen the redness and itchiness of the rash. Just apply ice, wrapped in a clean cloth on your armpit. Continue doing the process until the rashes are gone. Always use cold water to wash your armpit, cold water can close your underarm pores to reduce the risk of getting it clogged which will cause the rashes

Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera contains soothing properties that can help reduce inflammation and kill bacteria. To use aloe vera to treat your rashes, apply the aloe vera gel on the affected area. Leave for about 25 minutes and rinse it with cold water. You can also add turmeric to the aloe vera gel.

Coconut Oil

Coconut oil can help in moisturizing the irritated area and prevent armpit rash. To use coconut oil as treat just mix 1 teaspoon lavender oil and 4 tablespoons of coconut. Stir well, using a cotton, dip it into the mixture and dab it around the rash area. Leave for 10 minutes before washing it with cold water. Pat dry using soft towel

Tea Tree Oil

Tea tree oil contains an antimicrobial substance that can eliminate bacteria which cause the rashes. Just combine 6 drops of tea tree oil and 1 tablespoon of extra virgin olive oil in a spray bottle. Shake the mixture well and spray on affected areas.  Let it dry before rinsing it with cold water. Repeat the process twice a day.


Oatmeal can help in reducing the itchiness and irritation of your armpit rash. It has an antioxidant compound that can reduce irritation and soothe skin. Fill your tub with lukewarm water and add 1 cup of colloidal oatmeal. Add 6 drops of lavender oil for relaxation and mix your water well. Soak your whole body for 30 minutes and make sure your armpit is submerged in the water. Rinse yourself thoroughly and pat dry your skin using a soft towel

Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple cider vinegar is a popular home remedy. It can help treat your armpit rash because it contains antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties that can lessen the irritation.  Use 1 teaspoon of ACV and mix it in ½ cup of water. Using a cotton dip it and apply it on your affected area. Leave it for 10 minutes before washing thoroughly it using cold water.


Lemon contains a high level of citric acid which can eliminate skin infection. It helps with the healing process and keep away body odor. To make the lemon treatment just combine 2 teaspoons of raw honey and 2 freshly squeeze lemon juice. Apply it on the affected area and leave for 30 minutes before rinsing it with cold water. You can also rub a slice of lemon direct to your skin and rinse it after 5-10 minutes. Remember not to use lemon if you just finish shaving or have open wounds

Baking Soda

Alkaline rich baking soda is used to balance the PH level of your skin. It reduces the dryness and itching caused by infection. Just mix 1 part baking soda and 3 parts water until you make a thick paste. Apply this paste on your armpit rash. Wash it with cold water after 5 minutes. To get the best result repeat the process daily.

Shea Butter

Shea butter is known as a powerful moisturizer for your skin. It also has large healing fraction that can treat many skin problem including armpit rash. After cleaning your armpit you can apply Shea butter on the affected area and gently massage it. Leave it overnight and wash it with cold water in the morning. Do the process every night before bed to get the best result.