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5 Effective home remedies for sunburn

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Aloe vera gel

Aloe vera gel has soothing properties that help combat inflammation and skin irritation during sunburn. Apply it to the sunburn area and let it heal the skin. 

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Green tea

Green tea is rich in antioxidants and tannic acid, which are helpful in soothing sunburnt skin. Brew a strong cup of green tea and apply it to the area after cooling. 

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Coconut oil

After a cool shower or a bath, apply virgin coconut oil to promote skin healing and soothing. 

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Honey is also known for its antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties. Apply raw honey to the affected area and leave for 15 minutes before rinsing it off with cold water. 

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Stay hydrated and drink plenty of water, as sunburn also dehydrates the skin and the body. To accelerate the healing process, ensure you drink enough water. 

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