Acne is the most common skin condition which has plugged pores (blackheads and whiteheads), inflamed pimples (pustules), and deeper lumps (nodules). There are over half a dozen form of acne, all the forms of acne are related with the sebaceous glands, but the most common form of acne is blackheads.
Here are some natural treatments apart from side effects causing medication; These are proven remedies with no side effects:
Make a mixture of tomato and cucumber juice, apply this mixture on your skin for 15 – 20 minutes, and rinse with Luke warm water. This remedy is useful for blackheads. Apply toothpaste on your pimples before you go to bed, should help reduce swelling overnight. Make sure it is the paste not the gel. Massage the face with the skin of lemon before washing with lukewarm water.
Make your diet menu healthy by adding some fruits and vegetables and some juices. Make a mixture of lemon juice and rose water (equal quantity). Apply this mixture over affected skin for 15 – 20 minutes, rinse with pure water (also beneficial in blackheads, acne and wrinkles.) Make a paste of ground rice seeds mixed with water, apply this paste on blackheads.
Make a paste by mixing oatmeal + water or (almond powder + water), apply this paste on your skin / face for at least 20 minutes, rinse off with Luke warm water. This is very effective remedy for getting rid of acne blackheads. Take 2-3 teaspoon dried basil leaves + 1 cup boiling water. Steep 10-20 minutes. Cool, and apply with cotton ball on blackheads. Make a mixture of mint juice + turmeric powder and apply this on affected area. Leave for 15-30 minutes and rinse off with lukewarm water.