DIY: All-Natural Recipe To Treat Ingrown Hairs

coconut and lavender butter

There is simply nothing worse than waking up a few days after your fresh bikini wax and seeing those nasty, red ingrown hair bumps! They were not on your list of accessories to go with that new swimsuit you just bought! Unfortunately, some of us are more prone to getting them han others. There are steps we can take to help prevent them, but some are just inevitable. They form from hair follicles curling up and growing back into the skin.

Here is an all-natural ingrown hair treatment that is easy to make and gentle on the skin. And it smells divine, too!

Ingredients

  • 3 tablespoons coconut oil
  • 7 drops lavender oil
  • 12 drops tea tree oil

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Instructions

  1. Mix all ingredients in a small jar or bottle (preferably one that can be sealed off so you can use your mixture later).
  2. Apply a small amount to affected area after shaving, waxing or any hair removal and rub in until it absorbs.
  3. Watch your ingrown hairs disappear!

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The coconut oil is an anti-fungal/anti-bacterial treatment that also moisturizes. The tea tree oil has a tremendous amount of healing properties. It helps reduce redness and clears up infections. The lavender helps soothe the skin and makes the mixture smell yummy.

 

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