• Shingles is caused by the chickenpox virus

• This virus usually affects a single nerve or 2-3 adjacent nerves on one side of the body


Symptoms to look for: 


• Rashes on the skin

• Itchy blisters




• The chicken pox virus stays dormant in the body

• The virus may multiply and affect the nerves years later

• The condition generally affects people with a poor immune system


Natural home remedy using aloe vera and honey:


1. Remove the thorns and outer skin from a few aloe vera leaves

2. Extract all the gel from inside

3. Take 1 bowl of this aloe vera gel

4. Add 1 tsp of honey

5. Mix well

6. Apply on the affected area 2 times a day


Natural home remedy using liquorice powder:


1. Take 1 tsp of liquorice powder

2. Add a little water

3. Mix well to make a paste

4. Apply on the affected area


Natural home remedy using garlic:


1. Crush 5-6 garlic cloves to paste

2. Apply this paste on the affected area

3. Leave it for 15 min

4. Wash off with water