Acne is the most common skin problem and affects a lot of people worldwide. Check out these simple home remedies for acne.
Acne is a skin disease that starts when the skin pores get clogged due to excessive oil or dead skin cells. Many factors can cause acne like dirt, pollution, diet, stress, hormonal imbalance, genetics, infections and poor lifestyle habits. Some of the most common symptoms of acne are blackheads, whiteheads and pimples.
Home remedies for acne made with natural ingredients help to balance the skin’s oil levels, reduce redness and inflammation, clear dead skin cells, kill bacteria and prevent acne breakouts.
Here we have listed some simple home remedies for acne that you can try.
You can take one part of apple cider vinegar and mix it with three parts of water. After cleansing your face, gently apply it on your skin using a cotton ball and leave it for 10-20 seconds. Wash it with water and pat dry your face with a soft towel.
To make your honey-cinnamon mask, you need two tablespoons of honey and one teaspoon of cinnamon powder. Mix the ingredients to form a paste. Cleanse your face and apply this mask to your face and leave it for 10-15 minutes. Wash off the mask completely and pat your face dry.
Boil a cup of water, add some green tea leaves and allow it to steep for 3-4 minutes. Allow it to cool and apply gently on your skin using a cotton ball or a spray bottle. Let it dry for a few minutes and rinse it with normal water.
To use tea tree oil on your skin, mix one part of the oil with nine parts of water. Apply this essential oil mixture on the affected areas using a cotton ball. You can apply an oil-free moisturizing gel after the tea tree oil application.
You can apply the fresh gel from the aloe plant on your skin. Scrape the gel with a spoon and apply it directly on your face. Try spot application first, if you have sensitive skin.