How to Get Rid of Stress Hives.
They appear as red, raised and swollen areas on the skin that seem to suddenly appear.
In this short video, we’ll talk about 10 natural remedies that you can try at home to get rid of stress hives.
Stress hives develop due to chronic stress or tension in your life.
1.Diagnose Hives The diagnosis of hives is generally straightforward and requires only a visual examination.
Your doctor can perform an allergy test that test for skin reactions to a variety of substances.
2.Recognize the Symptoms The symptoms and appearance of hives can be very short-lived, lasting only minutes, to very long term.
Hives can appear on any area of the body, most commonly in the same area that was exposed to the allergen.
3.Pollen There are some cases where environmental agents can cause hives.
If you react to pollen, avoid being outside in the morning and in the evening when pollen levels are at their highest.
4.Allergens Remove the substance that is causing the allergic reaction from your skin or environment.
Common allergens that are easy to determine are poison ivy, poison oak, insect bites, a cat, or a dog.
5.Cold Compress Take a clean, cotton towel and soak it in cool water.
Squeeze out the extra water and place over the affected areas.
6.Calamine Lotion Calamine lotion can be applied to hives to relieve the itching as often as needed.
When the itching subsides or you want to reapply, rinse off the calamine lotion with cool water.
7.Homemade Oatmeal Bath Oatmeal is one of the best natural ways to treat the itchy, irritated skin associated with hives.
Get a cup of plain, all natural rolled oats and place them in a food processor or coffee grinder.
8.Pineapple Compress Bromelain is an enzyme found in pineapples and can help reduce the swelling of hives.
Place the damp, pineapple filled towel over the hives.
9.Avoid Stress Reduce your stress levels by trying to relax.
Take time out of you schedule everyday to take part in relaxing activities, such as a leisurely walk or gardening.
10.Positive Attitude Positive affirmations are phrases you say to yourself to help reduce your stress and bring up your mood.
Examples of positive affirmations are: Yes, I can do this, I am getting healthy, I feel better every day.