I have swollen skin and pus in my underarm

Natural remedy for underarm swelling

There are certain simple home remedies that can be followed for any kind of swelling and pus on any part of the body. Make a paste of turmeric powder, natural lime powder and clarified butter. Apply this topically, especially to the areas where the skin is broken. It will help in healing. Natural lime powder can also be substituted with simple white chalk powder. Using aloe vera gel will also help considerably in healing the area and also in bringing down the swelling. If you have pus that is oozing, you will need to draw it out. If you place a used chilled tea bag on that part of the skin where the pus is oozing, it will help considerably in drawing it out. If this does not work, make a mix of a cup of warm water to which a teaspoon of boric powder has been added. Dip a cotton ball in this and apply it to your injured area. This will drain out the remainder of the pus. Boric powder is very effective in this matter. For ailments such as these, it is also important to strengthen your immune system so your body can fight against them naturally. Echinacea is an excellent herb that will help boost your general immunity. You can also take a teaspoon of Indian gooseberry (indian gooseberry) everyday to make your immune system stronger.

answered by M W

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