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How to Treat Leg Scars with Chemical Peel with Just 6 Steps to Follow

Scars do not only remind you of your ugly past, but it is also an ugly sight to look at especially on body parts that are always visible. These are usually the result of past injuries such as cuts, incisions and scrapes. When you have scars on your legs, sometimes you may feel embarrassed to wear your favorite mini skirts or sexy shorts for the summer. But don’t worry; there are varieties of treatments for scars available today. And when your scars are not too deep you can even make your own chemical peel at home to treat them conveniently by using natural ingredients without the effect of harmful chemical ingredients that usually comes in surgical peeling. Here are steps on how to treat leg scars with chemical peel and flaunt those sexy legs again.

Treat Leg Scars with Chemical Peel

Treat Leg Scars with Chemical Peel

Step #1: Gather materials you will need for the chemical peel.

Prepare all the necessary materials such as a small cucumber, food processor, cheesecloth, kettle, cup, 1 tsp. chamomile tea, 1 tsp green tea, saucepan, 1 pack unflavored gelatin, 1 tsp. aloe vera gel, spatula or cosmetic masking brush.

Step #2: Start by cutting the cucumber and remove the seeds.

Cucumber is good for toning and tightening the skin. Get a food processor and put the fresh cucumber and mash it thoroughly. Get a container where you can strain the cucumber using clean cheesecloth, and keep the cucumber juice for later use. Cucumber has a natural astringent that could smooth down scars and fine lines. It is also a good toner which tightens the skin. Due to the cucumber’s high water content, it hydrates the skin thus creating a glowing and healthy skin.

Step #3: Prepare 1 tsp. chamomile and 1 tsp. green tea leaves in a cup.

Pour in the boiled water from the kettle. You should fill the cup only half way of the boiled water. Look for a cover for the cup and cover it for at least 10 minutes. Chamomile soothes the skin and the effect of green tea could heal and remove the puffiness of the skin. Strain the boiled chamomile and green tea and put the juice in a saucepan. Slowly heat the saucepan and pour in the gelatin and stir it constantly until it is completely dissolved.

Step #4: Pour in the cucumber juice and aloe vera juice to the gelatin solution;.

Stir well to thoroughly mix the formula. Aloe vera is good for removing scars, burns and any unwanted blemishes and can quickly heal the skin.

Step #5: Cool down the mixture.

Let the mixture cool down for a few minutes before putting it inside the refrigerator. Leave it for at least 30 minutes or until the gelatin has reached its gel-like consistency.

Step #6: Apply the mixture to the affected area.

This can be done by using a spatula or a cosmetic masking brush. Leave the mixture for at least 30 minutes. Remove the peel by slowly stripping it away from your skin. Apply the solution every week until you get the desired result.

Always consult your doctor before attempting to use home chemical peels for leg scars. This is to ensure that you will not have any allergic reaction to any of the ingredients that you plan to use.

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