Dryness may aggravate hemorrhoids and may cause excessive bleeding. Never use dry tissue to wipe the affected area. Use wet wipes or tissues to clean. May place vitamin E capsules in the anal opening to sooth the area and re-hydrate.
7. Witch Hazel
Apply little amount of Witch Hazel to inflamed area for long relief from problems.
8. Tea tree oil
Recent studies revealed the benefits of tea tree oil in reducing inflammation and curing hemorrhoids naturally. Dilute it with castor oil or sweet almond oil and apply directly over the affected area. Doing it regularly will shrink hemorrhoids until it cures completely.
9. Lemon juice
The antioxidants present in lemons help in curing the condition. Apply it directly on the inflamed area or consume lemon juice with ginger and honey to reap the nutritional benefit.
10. Olive oil
It has anti inflammatory properties that soothes the area and reduce discomfort. It increases the elasticity of the blood vessels reducing trauma while opening bowels. Consuming small amount of olive oil with food regularly may improve the functionality of bowel movements due to presence of mono saturated fatty acids in olive oil.