We all have faced acne in our lives at least once. If you tell me you have never met it, you will be the luckiest person on the earth. Almost all teenagers, even adults, get acne. I remember my first acne; it was horrifying. I used to pop it all the time. As a result, I started getting a lot of acne, and it left marks. Yes, just like you guys, I made so many mistakes and learned a lot. Here, we will learn about why acne happens and know about the home remedies to remove acne.
- There could be a question of why home remedies?
- Why not any chemicals of surgeries?
These agitated acne treatments can be expensive and lead to many unwanted skin problems like irritation, dryness, redness, etc.
So here are 7 powerful home remedies to get rid of acne you can try at home and see excellent results.
- Using neem:
Neem has the most miraculous properties I have known. You can also consider it as a secret of Asian beauty. Neem has antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties that fight with bacteria or any germs. So it cures acne, pimple, or any rashes on the skin. If you want to have clear skin, you can use neem in various ways. You can use neem powder as a mask, and also you can make your DIY neem toner out of neem leafs.
- DIY neem face pack:
Take two tablespoons of neem powder for the face pack, mix it with rose water or water, make a paste, and put it on your face for 15-20 minutes. You can find neem powder from any organic store. If you could get neem leafs, then you can make your DIY neem toner.
Take some neem leafs, boil it in a very low flame, wait until the water turns into green color. Then cool it and store it into a spray bottle.
- Tea tree oil:
Tea tree oil is an incredible essential oil for skin with many beneficial elements. It kills bacteria and fungus that work wonders to remove acne. This essential oil promotes healthy-looking skin by healing so many skin problems, such as redness, inflammation, and swelling. Because this miraculous oil has anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties, it also helps prevent acne scars, leaving your skin clear and smooth.
Things you should know before trying tea tree oil:
- Use 5% tea tree oil on the acne as medicine, which works slowly than medicine but seems less irritating.
- You should not apply directly; mix 1-2 drops of tea tree oil with any moisturizer or oils.
- Apply twice daily for better results
- Before applying, do a patch test and make sure it doesn’t irritate.
- Turmeric and honey mask:
Turmeric is a spice, especially Indians use it to make their foods colorful and tasty. Besides that, turmeric has lots of healing properties like anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, and antioxidants, which help heal wounds, reduce acne, and fade acne scars. In Asia, women have been using turmeric from many years to maintain their glowing skin.
On the other hand, raw honey is an excellent creation of nature that can fight bacteria and infections. Honey has antioxidants and antimicrobial properties, which is perfect for fighting acne.
If you mix these two ingredients, make a paste and use this DIY honey and turmeric mask on your face three times a week. You will notice huge improvements in your skin. This face mask will clear up your skin from acne and will make your skin fresh and glowy.
- Cinnamon powder and honey mask:
Cinnamon powder is excellent for acne treatment. It contains antibacterial properties that fight against acne and blemishes by drying out the skin. It also raises the blood flow to the skin.
Mix cinnamon powder with honey, apply it only on the acne, and leave it overnight. After several uses, you will see the magical result. It works fast.
In Conclusion, dealing with acne could be very hard. But little patients and proper using natural ingredients systems will help you achieve your goals of having clear skin. Drink lots and lots of water and try these home remedies at home.