Rashes typically occur when skin is in contact with the irritating substance. It can be some ingredient in herbs, cosmetic products, pollutants in water and air, or swimming pools, etc. Some rashes are caused by viral infections, while sometimes cause is unknown.
A good alternative to regular medicaments, in soothing the discomfort, itching or inflammation can be Homeopathic medicine. It treats wide range of disorders and diseases, and unlike regular medicament, it takes a different approach on how to treat the patient, completely, both mentally and physically. This approach means to address the whole person, with its habits and way of life, not just to cure the illness, but to find a cause, too.
Here is a list of such remedies. There is no known side effect, but if in doubt, consult your doctor or homeopathic expert for dosage and frequency of use. Depending of remedy you choose, you can apply it either daily or several times a day, or even hour. If you do not see improvement after reasonable period of time, use different remedy, and the again wait for the results. Usual principle is to start slowly and see how it works, and than go for there.
BryoniaThis helps in cases with dry and hot rush. It relives it efficiently.
Rhus toxicondendronIn cases of intense, blistering rash. Hot water bath helps relieve the symtoms.
Ledum palustreIn cases of swollen rash. Cold soothes the rash.
BelladonnaBest remedy for cases of rush when you feel discomfort, throbbing, and a sensation of heat, often accompanied with fever.
Natrum Muriaticim (Nat mur) is effective in areas around bends of elbows and knees, and around lower edge of the scalp. It should be used at first signs of rush outbreak. It is also effective when infected areas starts to dry.
SulphurBest used in the cases when person have burning and irritated rushes, when washing and hot water makes it worse.
GraphitesRemedy is usually used for acne and pimples treatment, rough or dry skin, etc. itching is aggravated from hot, and gets worse at knight.
Urtica urensFor intense, erupting rushes, where scratching makes it worse. Cold water smoothes the rush.
Anacardium orientaleThis homeopathic remedy is best used for cases of rushes that came from poison ivy, oak or other similar plant. Rush gets worse from heat and water contact.
ApisBest used for allergic reactions. Areas affected with rush are swollen and pink. Cold helps.