Home Remedies for Sunburn Relief & Treatment

5. Aloe vera

Aloe vera

Studies found aloe vera is effective in healing first- to second-degree burns. As Aloe is anti-inflammatory, promotes circulation, and inhibits the growth of bacteria. Directly apply a layer of pure aloe vera gel taken from the leaf of an aloe vera plant to the affected area. If you are buying an aloe vera gel from the store, make sure it should not have additives, especially coloring and perfumes. The store product should contain a high percentage of aloe vera.