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Ayurvedic Sunburn treatment in Cippenham
What are the symptoms of sunburn?

Sunburn is a very common problem that occurs because of exposure to UV rays and UV light from artificial sources and the sun. It can be cured by the implementation of some home remedies. You can treat first-degree and second-degree sunburns at home, but third-degree sunburns are very difficult to clear at home.

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What is the definition of sunburn?

Sunburn is also known as tanning in simple words. Sunburn is red, painful and damaged skin that occurs from being in the sun for so long. If you have a sunburn that happens from ultraviolet rays from the sun, then book an appointment for Ayurvedic Sunburn treatment in Cippenham. Some people get sunburns through their everyday tasks. For example, drivers and delivery boys have to do their activities in the sun as necessary for their earnings. There are three types of Sunburn.

DTypes of sunburn

  • First-degree sunburn Damage to the outer layer of the skin. It heals on its own in a week.
  • Second-degree sunburn It damages the middle layer of the human skin. This layer is known as the dermis. It causes blisters on the sunburned skin. Your skin takes some time to heal.
  • Third-degree sunburn It is a rare type of sunburn, but it needs quick treatment. It damages all the layers of the skin.
Symptoms of sunburn.

You may face different symptoms in different types.

First-degree sunburn symptoms

  • Include redness on lighter skin.
  • Skin feels hot or tight.
  • Pain or tenderness.
  • Swelling.
  • Peeling skin (after several days). You may also experience:
  • Fatigue.
  • Fever.
  • Headache.
  • Nausea.
  • Nausea.

Second-degree sunburn

  • Extremely red skin
  • Blisters
  • Swelling on a large area.
  • Wet looking skin
  • Pain
  • White discoloration within the burn. Due to the heat, you also notice the following:
  • Dizziness.
  • Exhaustion.
  • Fast breathing.
  • Fever.
  • Headache.
  • Cramps in the muscles.
  • Shivers.

Third-degree sunburn symptoms

  • Leathery-looking burn.
  • Numb skin.
  • White or dull skin color.
  • All the above heat illness symptoms, including shock and heat stroke.

What are the causes of sunburn?

Ultraviolet rays are responsible for sunburn. There are two types of UV rays: UVA and UVB. These types of both can burn the skin. There are certain factors that are responsible for sunburns.

  • The amount of time you spend in the sun.
  • Some medications and antibiotics like doxycycline and Bactrim.
  • The intensity of UV rays. It is affected by the time of day, cloud coverage, altitude and closeness
  • Ozone depletion.
  • Skin type and color.
  • Use of tanning beds without sunscreen.

Treatment of sunburn

The treatment for first and second-degree sunburn is in your hands. You should take some steps to cure sunburn.

  • During the healing procedure, cover your sunburn skin properly especially when you are going outside. Wear cool and damp clothes that may be helpful for you to feel better.
  • Using topical cooling and hydrating gels and creams like hydrocortisone cream or aloe vera gel.
  • Once you’ve cooled the skin and stopped ongoing damage, ointments, including antibiotic ointment or petroleum jelly, will keep the skin moisturized and help it heal without scarring.
  • Drinking water to avoid dehydration.
  • Taking a cool bath or shower. Try a bath with oatmeal or baking soda to soothe sore skin.
  • Leaving blisters alone until they heal. Do not pop them. If it becomes extremely large, then see your provider for help. Do not peel skin. Let it come off on its own.
  • Most people are suffering from skin issues for several reasons, including sunburn. For Sunburn treatment in Berkshire, visit the best clinic that provides you with Ayurvedic treatment, Ananta Ayurveda.