Homemade Remedies for Acne Prone Skin


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Homemade Remedies for Acne Prone Skin :

Your face is the most important part of your body and having pimples on it is most irritating skin problem which no one likes. The most common skin disease that you can notice in most of the teenagers nowadays is acne. Acne is just the inflammation of the skin caused by bacterial attack on the oil glands of the skin. The bacteria contaminate the skin which in turn makes the skin to swell. The main reason for acne or pimples in teenagers is maybe due to the excess emission of sebum by the oil glands, hormonal changes, and unhealthy diet. Pimples may not be a critical issue but they can make you look unpleasant in appearance. A few causes of pimples are described below:

Causes of pimples:

  • Too much intake of oily and junk foods
  • Genetically transferred dirt factors
  • Over use of cosmetic products on the face
  • Poor cleansing of cosmetics from the face
  • Accumulation of dead skin cells
  • Overgrowth of bacterial tissues
  • Hormonal changes

Here are some homemade remedies and treatments that can get you rid of pimples. If followed with regularity they can cause a visible change in a matter of days:

Apply lemon and honey mixture on your face:


To avoid pimples, make a mixture of lemon and honey in equal amounts. Apply this mixture to your face thrice a week as a mask to see a difference. Squeeze a lemon. Mix this lemon juice with equal amount of rosewater. Apply it on the face and leave it to dry. When dried properly wash your face with clean water. Apply it regularly for 2-3 months to see results.

Apply toothpaste to your pimples:


Another remedy is to apply toothpaste on the pimples before going to sleep every night. You will see clear differences in the morning.

Wash your face with salted water:


As we have already established that oily skin is more prone towards acne. So if we try to reduce oil from the skin we can reduce pimples effectively. To do this you, mix salt in Lukewarm water and wash your face with it. This reduces oil accumulation on your skin.

Apply fresh juice mint on your face:



Apply fresh mint juice on your skin before sleeping every night and wash it in the morning. Fresh min juice is an antiseptic and treatment for pimples, acne and dark spots.

Eat fresh fruits and vegetables:


Skin diseases and problems can also be avoided by keeping a healthy intake of fresh fruits and vegetables. Fruits and vegetables are rich in minerals and vitamin which help in getting a healthier skin.

Use Aloe Vera Gel:


Aloe Vera gel is one of the most effective and healing ingredients in preventing pimples. Use this gel twice a day on your face. It is easily available and shows effectiveness readily.

Corn flour and egg paste:


Another homemade mask that you can use to reduce pimples is to add 2 tablespoons of corn flour and 1 egg white. Apply this mask on your face and let it dry. Massage it for 3-6 minutes and then wash it away with warm water.

These are a few do it yourself remedies that can help to remove your acne problems in the best possible ways.


About Author

Understanding that the body is as beautiful as the soul was Malvika’s first foray into enlightenment. As a 37 year old, she is on that cusp which makes her sensitive to the needs of both the middle aged and the youthful and as such is inclined to help them both in their quest for the ultimate product. Always an avid follower of current fashion trends and a staunch supporter of the authenticity of make-up artistes, she has been able to combine her two biggest passions- Make up and writing, into one single career building opportunity that is liable to make any lesser woman go green with envy. These days, she moderates a lot of blogs which deal with the essence of womanhood and the emancipation of the modern woman, in a society of condescending patriarchs, in addition to discoursing at length on topics of beauty and superficiality. She has been part of Make Up era for quite some time now as a valued reviewer of all things that a woman needs to be as beautiful on the outside as she is on the inside.

  • Keshvi

    good tips

  • sushma

    like the post! I also use the toothpaste trick 😀

  • neha

    Nice post

  • kavina

    thanks for sharing such informative tips