Let’s kick start this new venture on “How to get rid of pimples”. In here we will be sharing some unique and rare tips on healing pimples, pimple scars and many beauty care tips, so stay tight with us 🙂
1.Tea tree oil
Take a cotton bud or cotton swab, and apply some Tree tea oil in undiluted form and apply it mildly on the acne affected areas. Wash it off after 4-5 hours.
NOTE : Tea tree oil may be allergic to some people, so be sure to test it on some other areas of skin other than face, such as arms or legs. Try drop test, apply a drop of the tea tree oil on the area and test it for some hours. If rashes appear, try out other remedies in this list.
2. Baking Soda
Baking Soda (chemically Sodium bicarbonate) works as a cleaner for skin. It can remove the dead skin and remove wastes from skin pores. It has antiseptic and anti inflammatory properties and can also balance the pH of the skin.
Method of usage
Take some baking soda and add some drops of water and make it a form of paste.
Apply this paste of water and baking soda on the face and wash it off after 3-4 minutes.
You can also use a variation of this, by adding cinnamon, lemon and 5 spoons of honey to make a paste. This is also effective.
3. Lemon and lemon juice
Lemon has got citric acid content, which some claim that is effective in fighting against bacteria that causes acne. Lemon juice can also be used to treat acne.
How to Cut the lemon in half? This half cut lemon is to be applied on the top of acne, by the method of rubbing it over acne lightly. Wash your face thoroughly after two hours, because long exposure to citric acid can cause some side effects.
Another method is to make the lemon in juice form and apply the juice over the acne using cotton buds.
NOTE : You should not go outside with lemon on your acne, because it can cause light burns on your skin on exposure to direct sunlight.
Toothpaste, which we use to protect our teeth from germs can also be used as a very useful home remedy for acne. This is also one of the easiest one in the list, as you don’t have to do much with toothpaste.
Apple s very small amount of toothpaste onto the acne affected area at night before you go to sleep.
When you woke up in the morning, the swelling of the acne will be reduced. Continue this for a few days, you’ll see great improvement on acne.
Oatmeal or white oats can also be used as a good home remedy for acne. It can be used to cleanse the skin pores and it can absorb excess oil content from the skin. It can remove acnes from the skin if used as mentioned below.
Mix two tablespoons of oatmeal, one teaspoon of baking soda, and a little amount of water to make it in a form of paste.
Rub it in the face gently. And keep it for 30 mins and wash it off with luke warm water. Repeat this once or twice a week.
You can also make the paste by mixing lemon and honey. Use one teaspoon of honey and juice of lemon’s half, and mix it with a cup of cooked oatmeal.
Garlic or Allium sativum, contains allicin, which is a natural anti biotic. It can be used to cure acne problems.
Take 3 cloves of garlic and crush them to make a paste. Apply this paste on to the affected areas of the face.
Cucumber Face Pack
Cucumber can help smoothen your skin and can cure acne.
Take one full cucumber, smash it and mix it with one tablespoon of sugar to make it a paste form.
Apply this paste on your face and wash it off after 10 minutes with cold water.
Turmeric Face Mask
This one is a traditional method used in India by ladies, especially brides before their marriage, to get a beautiful skin.
7. Orange Peel
Not only the orange, it’s peel also has good medicinal properties. It has acidic properties and high vitamin c content, which makes it a very good home remedy for acne.
How to Dry the orange peel by keeping it on direct sunlight. Make sure that it dries out completely until there’s no water content.
Grind the dried orange peel and make it into a powder form.
Make it into a paste by adding appropriate amount of water to it.
Apply the paste on to the acne affected areas. Wash it off after 10 to 15 minutes,with lukewarm water.
8. Neem or Indian Lilac
Neem is known for having many medicinal properties and is used for a variety of applications traditionally in India. It is also a cure for various skin problems. It has been blessed with antiseptic and antimicrobial properties, which can kill the bacteria causing acne. It also reduces the red color of the acne.
How to Crush some tender Neem leaves by adding appropriate amount of water to it.
Add some turmeric powder to it and make it in the form of paste.
Apply it on the affected areas and wash it off after 20 minutes. Repeat this 2 or 3 times a week. Also read this review about simple treatment, which can help you Get Rid of Acne Fast.