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IN Lifestyle ON 05 Jun, 2016
What if you were carried away while making out and you have to attend college next day? It's true that love is incomplete without "love bites" but everyone you meet will not be pleased with such marks. Hickey is easily visible without any involvement of binoculars. Hence, hiding them is essential to maintain the squeaky clean image. And to get rid of the read mark instantly, try these easy methods which will help you out in no time.
Don't stop your partner to get wild, try these easy ways to lighten your affected area quickly and avoid embarrassing moments.
Rub the aloe vera gel when your hickey is fresh. It repairs the damaged blood cells and lessens the sensitivity. It is a soothing gel which has anti-inflammatory qualities, healing the affected area.
Ice has the ability to freeze the blood cells. Rub the ice cubes when your hickey is fresh and red, it will immediately minimize the size of your love bite and remove swelling.
Place a steel spoon in the freezer and apply it to the affected area. It offers a complete solution to get rid of a hickey. Make sure you use this method as soon as possible.
Gently rub and massage the affected area for 5 minutes. Rubbing the infected area with fingers will take out the color of the hickey immediately.
If the cold spoon method doesn't work, try the hot rag method to get rid of love bite instantly. Take a cotton ball and dip it in hot water and apply it on the hickey. Be careful while doing so as you may burn yourself.
Peppermint and mint based lotions have the medicinal properties to increase the blood circulation. Apply spearmint oil, peppermint oil, peppermint lotion or a mint toothpaste on the affected area ASAP!
You certainly must have seen people applying toothpaste on a burnt region, but how far does it work on the bruises? Well, it works great on the hickey. Apply it 3-4 times on the love bite and you'll see the color fading in no time because of its bleaching properties.
To get relief from hickey, rub alcohol. It has disinfectant properties which cooldown and heals your love bite immediately.