Natural Acne Remedies

Acne is a skin condition faced by almost every teenager. Some adults may also have this problem. Acne includes pimples, whiteheads and blackheads. Acne may be caused by hormonal changes and wrong eating habits. It may also be due to improper skin care. Our skin removes toxic wastes through the pores. If the pores become clogged, infected and inflamed, acne is developed. Acne can be on the face, neck, back and shoulders, but there are Acne Treatments available.

Acne Prevention

To prevent acne, you should eat plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables. If you have constipation, treat it immediately. Do not use any oily creams. Use a natural antibacterial, non-oily face wash. Avoid eating chocolate, fried food, and refined sugar. Keep your skin clean by washing with very mild soaps and lukewarm water.

Natural Acne Remedies

Many natural ingredients have been used for centuries for the treatment of acne. Fruits and herbs like papaya, tomato, lemon, garlic, mint, cinnamon, nutmeg, fenugreek, turmeric, radish and seasame seeds, etc. help improve skin disorders and work like magic for acne. These natural ingredients protect against pollutants thereby preventing acne. They are also good toxin scavengers. relieving inflammation and inhibiting the growth of bacteria.

Some of the natural acne home remedies are given below:

Make a paste by mixing 3 tablespoons of honey and 1 teaspoon of cinnamon powder.
Apply this paste on the pimples before sleeping and wash it next morning with warm water.
Repeat for two weeks.
Apply a mixture of 1 teaspoon lemon juice and 1 teaspoon cinnamon powder.
Rub fresh garlic on and around pimples. Pimples will disappear without a mark with regular applications.
Apply a paste of fresh fenugreek leaves over the face every night for 10-15 minutes
and washed with warm water.
Apply juice of raw papaya (including the skin and seed) on swelling pimples.
Apply fresh lime juice mixed to a glass of boiled milk as a face wash for pimples.

Acne Treatment

Specially formulated teenage and adult acne products are also available that are natural and free from any chemicals, herbicides, pesticides and drugs.

Go to our Acne Treatment page