The skin of our inner thighs is comparatively sensitive than our regions. It is also subject to a lot of friction which paves way for sweat and bacteria and redness. This gets multiplied when you wear tight body hugging clothes like skinny fit jeans and tights. Humid warm weather conditions could also worsen these problems. One major outcome of all these problems is appearance of bumps on inner thighs. These bumps may be reddish, painful, itchy; some are mild others can be severe.
These bumps when left untreated might also become filled with pus, swollen, cystic. Some of these bumps might get healed without any treatment others can be severe enough to need medication. You need to consult your doctor to ascertain whether the inner thigh bumps are severe enough to need medication or no.
Let Us Talk About Some Natural Ways Of Getting Rid Of Bumps On Inner Thighs:
1. Use Tea Tree Oil:
Tea tree oil has medicinal properties; it helps fight against bacteria and is soothing for the skin. It is antibacterial, antifungal and anti-infective in nature. You can either use it by diluting with coconut oil and applying on the affected part or you can add few drops in water and apply it using cotton pads over the affected portion and keep for 10- 15 minutes. You must repeat this at least twice daily. Care must however be taken to always apply tea tree oil after diluting; you must never apply it directly on the surface without dilution.
2. Use Turmeric And Turmeric Based Products:
Turmeric is an age old treatment for infections, pimples, rashes. It is also an excellent antiseptic agent. You can either apply the turmeric paste (water based) over the affected part or you can also use turmeric based products available in stores. In addition to the topical application if you simply drink warm milk added with half a teaspoon of turmeric, you will observe relief in the inner thigh bumps.
3. Raw Onion:
Raw onion and not the cooked one is antibacterial and antiseptic in nature. You can simply put a small cut piece of onion on the affected part; or you can make a paste of onion by grinding them and then apply this paste over the affected portion and cover it off using a cotton cloth. Keep for 20 minutes and rinse with water.
4. Neem Leaves And Neem Stem:
Neem leaves are antibacterial and also help in reducing redness and rashes. The best way of using neem leaves for inner thigh bumps is to boil neem leaves in water and then make a paste out of it. add some turmeric to this paste and apply over the bumps; let it dry and keep for 15 minutes and then wash off using lukewarm water. This procedure must be repeated twice daily and you will notice results as soon as within 2 -3 days.
5. Epsom Salt:
Epsom salt has adsorbent properties; it helps especially when the inner thigh bumps have formed cysts which are filled with pus or are watery. Applying the Epsom salt solution over the affected part and letting it dry will allow the salt to absorb all the pus and water thus providing relief with the inner thigh bumps. Make sure that you do not add lot of water while making the solution and the Epsom salt solution should be highly concentrated.
6. Apply Ice:
Using ice as a cold press over the inner thigh bumps helps to soothe the affected area. It helps in suppressing the bumps and also gives relief from itching and redness. You can apply ice over the affected part as many times as you feel the need.
7. Calamine Lotion:
Calamine lotion contains zinc oxide which helps in absorbing pus and excess oil. This helps in soothing the inner thigh bumps and it also reduces rashes. You can apply the calamine lotion at least twice daily and allow it to completely dry off for best results. You can also cover the part on which you have applied the calamine lotion so as to avoid any spillage or avoid damage of clothes due to stains.
8. Wear Loose Cotton Fabrics:
The most important tip is to wear loose clothes made of natural fabric – most preferable cotton. This helps in maintaining the air flow which prevents sweat and build-up of bacteria. It lets the skin breathe which greatly helps in reducing the infections and provides relief with the inner thigh bumps.
Try the above mentioned natural way to get rid of inner bumps and see the difference in few days and if the condition, if the condition still persist an immediate consultation to doctor is required.