REMEDIES TO PREVENT YOU FROM ACNE
“Skin is like your friend you have to take care of it.”
Skin is the most precious part of our body. Whenever you meet someone, first they look at your face and if you have a good skin then it will attract them. But unfortunately there are so many people who have acne and pimples on their skins. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, in U.S this acne skin condition is very common. 1
Everyone wants health and clear skin. This problem can arise at any age mainly in teen age’s cause of changing in hormones. There are so many products like soaps and creams for get rid of acne but it will not suitable for everyone because many people have very sensitive skin. Acne can arise from internal body changes and these products will treat you only externally.
Take opportunity from natural ways there are so many home remedies which will help you in prevention of acne. Some people squeeze their pimple it will leave the mark on skin. NCBI share some information about skin care for acne. 2
HOW ACNE HAPPENS?
According to study, when your open pores on the skin blocked with oil, bacteria and dead cells every pores connect with follicle and follicle made by sebaceous gland this gland release sebum (oil) and that oil reached in open pores.
Other causes of acne are:
- Changes in hormones
- Poor diet
Above are some causes to acne. Try to clean your skin all time and take healthy diet. 3
EFFECTIVE REMEDIES TO REMOVE ACNE
Instead of using medicines and any harmful products, we suggest you to try following remedies. There are no side effects of any remedy. These natural tips filled with lots of stuff and help you to control your acne.
HONEY AND CINNAMON MASK
Strange! How can we use this sticky and spicy ingredient on skin? Even we are not allowed to getting near on it. But yes this is the way to prevent from acne. Honey has antibacterial and antiseptic agents while cinnamon has antimicrobial active. With the combination of these ingredients it will effect like a magic in prevention of acne. 4
- Raw honey (2 tablespoons)
- Cinnamon powder (1 teaspoon)
- Clean paper towel (if needed)
First you have to washed face with tap water then add these two ingredients (honey and cinnamon) then mix until it will convert into a paste form. Then apply it on face specifically on acne area and leave it for 10 to 15 minutes. Then simply rinse with water.
This paste is pretty sticky that is why you may need paper towel on other hand.
ORANGE PEEL PASTE
Orange is the most refreshing fruit, but do you know the benefits of orange peel? With high protective agents orange peel mask also consist of Vitamin C and Citric Acid, which is great for the redevelopment of skin cells. And also make your skin healthy. 5
- Orange peels (2 whole)
- Pure water
Take peels of oranges then grind until it will change into powder form, and then add fresh water in slight quantity. Don’t forget you are making paste that’s why it should nor thin and neither runny. Try to make proper thick paste. Before apply, clean your face with water then apply this paste on your face and leave for 20 to 25 minutes, then rinse with tap water and use any moisturizer.
As we all know the benefits of Aloe Vera. This is as well very worthwhile in Acne problem. Aloe Vera has antioxidant and antibacterial agents, these burn relieving properties will support the fight with infection, healing and decrease scarring.
You just need to scrape gel from Aloe plant and also buy Aloe Vera gel (pure and with no additional ingredients) from market.
Apply Aloe gel all over the face mainly Acne scars and massage gently for a few minutes, when you feel gel have been absorbed then wash your face with water. Then dry the face and apply any good oily free moisturizer. You can apply daily and soon you have a glowing and healthy skin. 6
Traditionally Sandal is very old wood especially in India; sandalwood has antiseptic and antivirus actives.
This is very good for skin and it will help you to prevent from acne and scars.
Even now a day’s sandal is use in many beauty products such as soap as a main ingredient. Red Sandalwood powder is easily available in the market.
- Sandalwood powder (1 teaspoon)
- Turmeric powder (1 teaspoon)
- Rose water (4 to 5 drops)
Take sandal powder and turmeric powder then add rose water for making thick paste, apply this mask over the face and leave until it will dry then rinse with water.
You can use this method for 2 to 3 times in a week. Be patience because this is natural way to reduce acne that’s why it may take some months to give you more effective result. 7
Garlic is the most common vegetable because we normally use this in our daily food. But this kitchen ingredient also helpful for your beauty. It comprehends antibacterial and anti-inflammatory property.
There are two methods of using this first is from Farah Dhukai most famous YouTube makeup blogger. Her experiment video is gone viral on Instagram. She simply uses garlic clove and make few cuts on it to get garlic juice as well then rub on her pimple and leave it for whole night and the next day the pimple gone completely. 8
And the second method is that take garlic 2 to 3 cloves and mashed it up then add 1 teaspoon of water then leave it for 5 minutes until it will set, then apply this juice with cotton ball because it is in runny form that is why put cotton for few seconds when juice completely absorb in pimple. You can either use another suitable method. 9
There are so many natural ways to prevent from acne and one of the fast methods is using ice to heal pimples, but every method doesn’t suit to everybody. If you feel any irritation and itching after apply any above remedy just rinse off with water and do not apply that again because it may not be suitable for your skin. For more serious condition such as skin disease consults with your doctor.