Today, I would like to share about natural remedies for acne, I found that acne has affected someone or the other at some point of life in certain degree. Last time, my friend asked me that if there was any solution to cure his acne. Therefore, I reached out many people and asked them how they finally got rid of acne. I got to know various types of answers and treatment they had adopted or applied so long.
Finally, I chose only the proven track answer that was successfully used by majority for their acne problem or pimples. You know that acne is tough to cure through traditional medicine approach, or you would not still be searching for answer. So before rushing to remedies, see if you have the answer for the following question.
What is Acne?
The acne came from the Greek word “acme” which means “peak” or “point”. In most case acne appears as an occasional white head or black head or pimple.
What causes Acne?
There is no specific answer on acne causes. However, as per holistic approach, acne is believed to be developed if your systems are internally imbalance. Most of the acne sufferers have oily skin and large pores, which produces excessive oil (sebum) and more dead skin. When the pores are clogged by dirt or dead cell mix with oil, the bacteria grow in these clogged follicles and form into acne or pimples.
Acne cannot be cure alone by medication only, you need to take care of your diet and maintain healthy lifestyle by doing exercise and detoxifying unwanted toxin from your body.
Honey act as anti-bacterial and it is a natural antibiotic and anti-inflammatory. Apply pure honey directly to affected area and leave overnight. As a result it will draw out toxin from your skin and also remove scar from your skin. Wash your face thoroughly next morning.
Honey with saltwater:
This is for cleansing purpose and for drawing out infectious bacteria from the clogged pores. Take warm water and mix it with 1 tablespoon of salt making it salty. Next soak cotton ball into the salty water and apply on the acne spot for 3 minutes then release the cotton ball and gently apply a small amount of pure honey at the affected areas and leave it for another 10 minutes before washing off.
Honey as Mask:
You can use honey as mask. Apply all over the face and leave it for 20 minutes. To make mask you need one egg yolk and a teaspoon of honey. Mix it well in a bowl. This mask will make your skin supple and prevent excretion of excessive oil.
Garlic: It is natural source of sulfur; it helps to break down blackheads and white. As it act as antiseptic and anti-fungal. Garlic can release toxin from the body if taken orally.
Garlic and water:
It is potential remedy and people have been using garlic since ages for medical purpose, therefore you can use it to wipe your face with the mixture of warm water and fresh chopped garlic. It will kill the bacteria.
Garlic direct application:
You can cut a small piece of garlic and rub directly to the pimple. But be careful, if you have dry or sensitive skin then do not apply because it may burn your skin and leave burn marks or scars behind, if you have oily skin then you can go ahead and use. If you feel dry then use an oil free moisturizer.
You can use egg white for facial, break an egg and separate the whites from the yolk. Now with the help of soft brush apply the egg white all over your face and leave it for approximately 15-20 minutes then rinse off carefully. This will help to remove impurities and excessive oil from the skin.
Egg Yolk contains retinoic acid which is known as Retin-A as it is derived from Vitamin A acid. It purposes is to unplug blocked pores and it also used to combat aging of the skin. To apply as peel you need an egg yolk only separated from the egg white and apply on your face, you will feel yolk get harden, do not worry just leave it for 15-20 minutes before rinsing it. This will control the production of oil and bacteria.
Lemon is loaded with Vitamin C and it is considered being a natural astringent. Lemon peels are great for exfoliation because of salicylic acid, which directly kills many microbes and help to shed dead skin cells.
Direct application of lemon: you can use lemon peel and rub directly on problem area to dry out acne and pimples.
Lemon Juice and Brown sugar: You can mix ½ teaspoon of brown sugar with lime juice and start scrubbing at affected area, this will eliminate the dirt, dead skin and oil from the clogged pores. It is very beneficial, but do not overuse it because of citric acid present in lemon it can irritate your skin and cause redness. It is best to use twice a month.
Hope this post will help you to get rid of acne problem and restore back your radiant skin. Don’t let acne hold you back and rob your peace of mind. Use these natural tips to combat acne and pimples. Please let me know your feedback.