If you are insecure due to eczema on your face, use apple cider vinegar to treat it as well as other uncomfortable skin conditions.

Why is apple cider vinegar effective against eczema?

• Malic, lactic and acetic acids in apple cider vinegar contain anti-fungal and antibacterial properties which make this vinegar effective against itchiness, skin infections, inflammations and dry skin.

• The renewals of the cells will also be increased due to the beta-carotene in the vinegar.

• Defeat allergies and balance the skin’s pH with the potassium in the vinegar.

• You will be able to control eczema and boost your immunity due to the many vitamins and minerals like iron, pectin, sulphur, sodium, calcium, magnesium, phosphorus and potassium.

• The fibers in the vinegar will help you eliminate toxins that often cause eczema.

Why you should wash your face with apple cider vinegar

Apple cider vinegar will also rejuvenate and clean your face. Use diluted apple cider vinegar so that you don’t burn your skin. Mix water and vinegar in a 50:50 ratio and first try the mixture on the hand’s skin. Some people may be sensitive even to this mixture.

• Apple cider vinegar and age spots: The alpha hydroxy acids in apple cider vinegar will remove the dead skin cells and reduce the age spots. Wash your face every day with this vinegar and apply some directly on the age spots with a cotton ball. Keep it on for half an hour and then wash your face. Do this two times a day for 6 weeks.

• Apple cider vinegar and blemishes, pimples and acne: The malic acid forms during the making of the vinegar. This acid gives the vinegar antiviral, antifungal and antibacterial properties which protect from bacteria and formation of pimples.

• Apple cider vinegar and pH balance: Apple cider vinegar removes excess oils, balances the pH levels and keeps the skin not too dry or too oily by balancing the sebum production. Use apple cider vinegar every day and enjoy your beautiful skin.

• Apple cider vinegar and wrinkles: Wash your face with the vinegar or soak a cotton ball in it and reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines.

• Apple cider vinegar and toxins: Apple cider vinegar also cleanses your face from toxins.

Apple cider vinegar treatment of eczema

Here we present you how to use apple cider vinegar together with some other ingredients to treat eczema.

1. Diluted apple cider vinegar

Apply apple cider vinegar on eczema and let the antibacterial and antifungal properties of the vinegar to reduce the problem.

Needed ingredients:

• 2 teaspoons of apple cider vinegar
• A cup of water
• 3 cotton balls


• Mix the vinegar and water in bowl.
• Apply the mix on the eczema with a cotton ball. Repeat the treatment until the eczema is gone.
• For sensitive skin use 1 teaspoon of the vinegar and ½ a cup of water.

2. Baths with apple cider vinegar

Needed ingredients:

• ½ a cup of apple cider vinegar
• Moisturizer
• Bathtub


• Add apple cider vinegar to your bath and stay in it for 15 minutes.
• Pat your body with a towel and apply moisturizer.
• Repeat the treatment every day and add coconut oil to the bath if you want.

3. Oral consumption of apple cider vinegar

Take diluted apple cider vinegar orally to boost the immune system and prevent re-occurrence of eczema.

Needed ingredients:

• 1 teaspoon of apple cider vinegar
• 1 cup of water


• Mix the ingredients and drink the remedy.
• Do this 3 times a day to treat eczema and boost the immunity.

4. Baking soda and apple cider vinegar

• 2 teaspoons of apple cider vinegar
• ¼ teaspoon of baking soda
• 1 cup of water
• Optional: 1 teaspoon of honey


• Mix the ingredients and drink it daily until the eczema is gone.

5. Honey and apple cider vinegar

Honey is also effective against skin diseases. When applied on the skin it reduces irritations and inflammations and its antibacterial properties destroy bad bacteria.

Needed ingredients:

• 2 teaspoon of apple cider vinegar
• 1 teaspoon of honey
• 1 glass of water


• Mix the ingredients and consume the drink.
• Drink it three times a day together with your meals until the eczema is gone.

Extra tips:

• Apply apple cider vinegar on your skin before use to check whether you are allergic to it.

• Always dilute apple cider vinegar with water because it is very strong and it can burn your skin.

• To avoid damage and irritation of the skin, don’t use strong soaps and perfumes when using apple cider vinegar.

• Dry skin makes eczema worse, so moisturize your skin.

• If you have a peptic ulcer, heart burn or diabetes, don’t take the vinegar orally as it may cause irritation.

• Pregnant women should consult a doctor before using apple cider vinegar as it may cause complications.