Acne breakouts can be devastating if you have tried several treatments without success. Apart from going for the prescription drugs, there are many compelling alternative remedies that you can use to get rid of acne. Here are some powerful remedies that will surprise you.
Cucumber Face Pack
Acne makes your skin to feel rough because of the spots. Although the blisters can develop on other parts of the body, the face is the most affected. To restore the complexion, you can try using cucumber face pack to treat acne. This calming and smoothening mask will assist smooth your skin. The face pack involves:
- Crushing a cucumber
- Straining the water
- Adding sugar, (one spoon) and then mixing.
Next, you will apply the mixture to your face and then leave it for ten minutes before washing it with cold water.
Orange peel paste
Do you love eating oranges? It may be because they are sweet. But you will love them more when you find out how they help to treat pimples. Acne is caused by excess oils and dead skin cells that block the pores. The skin condition will improve if you use orange peel face mask. This is because orange contains citric acid and vitamin C that supports the development of new healthy cells. All you need are two orange peels and fresh water.
- Pound up your orange peels
- Add a little water to make a paste. Don’t make it too runny and too thin
- Apply to the face and any areas of your body that are affected
- Pause for a few minutes, rinse off with water and then apply a moisturizer.
The benefit of using a banana as a remedy is that it is cheap and can be found easily. A banana is not only sweet, but it is also a remedy. It contains lutein which has antioxidant properties that help to lessen inflammation and swelling, plus support cell development. This only means, the acne pain on your face will reduce when you rub banana peelings on your face. Another advantage of using a banana as a treatment for the spots on your face is that you eat it first.
After peeling and eating your banana, rub the peeling around your face and make sure it’s all covered. Then allow some 25 to 30 minutes before washing it off.
Cleansing might sound like an obvious thing, but it is the best treatment you can give your skin. Remember this skin condition not only affects but it also affects areas like the chest. Moisten the skin with warm water, massage into the neck and face. Then rinse thoroughly but gently. For better results just make this a habit every morning and evening. Additionally, after exercising, do the same. However, cleansing more frequently may bother the skin and aggravate overproduction of oil. In this case, you may use the following
- Coconut Oil: Fights fungus and bacteria
- Tea tree oil: It assists to refresh the skin
- Cider vinegar: Assists to balance your skin’s pH levels, support healing, and stop blistering.
- Honey: Helps to calm the skin
When it comes to healing acne, you will be surprised to learn that the remedy is not far from your home and how you eat. We cannot exhaust the list. Try applying these treatments and altering your diet to see the miracle.