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Remedies For Acne You Can Do At Home

Adora Drake

Posted on September 07 2018

Remedies For Acne You Can Do At Home

Acne is the most common skin problem in the world, and approximately 85% of the people have faced it beyond their teenage years. Here are a few home remedies that are natural solutions for any kinds of acne problems. Let's first talk about acne and what it means to your skin. 

Causes of acne:

Acne starts when the pores present in your skin get clogged with the dead skin cells and the oils. Sebum created by the sebaceous gland connected with orifice produces that. If there is Extra sebum produced by the gland, then it will cause the growth of Propionibacterium acnes. The white blood cells in our body attack on the Propionibacterium and causes acne and skin inflammation. Some common symptoms of acne are whiteheads, pimples, and blackheads. Let's look at a few ways to treat ance right at home with these ingredients you can find right at your local store:

  • Mint:

Mint is a great home remedy for acne because it can help to remove oil that is clogged in the pores. Here's how to use it: mix two tablespoons of the plain yogurt with finely chopped mint and the oatmeal. (Oatmeal should be adequately used in powder form, you can use a blender to get it in this form). Gently apply it to your face. Now leave this mixture together for about 10 minutes on your face and thoroughly rinse with water.

  • Echinacea:

Echinacea is one of the traditional home remedies used to fast up the healing process of the wound. These remedies also used to prevent human beings from flu and cold in winter season. Echinacea also has some anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties that can help get rid of acne. Drink Echinacea tea 3 times a day for three days. This will help detox your body.

Tea tree oil:

Tea tree oil is the essential oil that is also best for home remedies to fight different bacteria and also helps to minimize skin inflammation. The oil extracted from the leaves of the small tree named Melaleuca Alternifolia. This small tree is abundantly present in Australia. According to the study, by applying 5% of tree oil on the skin for daily basis can quickly remove the acne in an effective means. To use tree oil first dilute it and then apply on the skin surface with the help of cotton swab. If there is a need for any moisturizer then also mix it in the tree oil for the better result. Our Peptide moisture contains large amounts of Tea Tree oil.

  • Witch Hazel:

Witch Hazel is another great remedy for acne. It is extracted from the leaves and bark of the shrub named Hamamelis virginiana found in North America. Witch Hazel contains tannins that have potent anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties. Due to these properties, Witch hazel is used to treat many skin problems like acne, varicose veins, burns, dandruff and insect bites. To use Witch Hazel, mix one tablespoon of hazel with only one cup of water in a saucepan. Soak it for about 30 minutes and then boil for about 10 minutes. Now store this liquid in a container and apply it to clean skin with the help of cotton ball.

  • Make a Cinnamon and Honey Mask:

Cinnamon and honey are good sources of antioxidants and are more useful to reduce acne when applying them to your skin. These antioxidants contain sodium ascorbyl phosphate linoleic fatty acid and vitamin B3. With a Honey and Cinnamon's mask can reduce inflammation and fight against the bacteria. For making the mixture, mix two tablespoons of honey in one tablespoon of cinnamon. After your cleansing, apply this paste on your face and leave it for about 10 to 15 minutes. Rinse it thoroughly and dry your face with the towel.

 

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