Call it whatever, Pimples, Acne, Zits, Bumps or Spots they are annoying, and the chances of they will happen at the most inopportune time is really high. We think once the puberty is passed we are on the safer side as far as blemishes are concerned. But it’s not the case always.
Wanna know how to get rid of these bumps naturally? Read on for eleven of the best home remedies to clear them away…
1. Lemon Juice
Lemon juice has natural astringent and antibacterial properties that are great for clearing up skin. For the best results, apply the lemon juice directly on your skin and leave it for up to an hour before washing.
2. Apple Cider Vinegar
Like lemon juice, apple cider vinegar has the same antibacterial properties, as well as antifungal properties as well. It is highly powerful though, so you might want to dilute it before using it, at least first time. Just apply a small amount to the affected parts of your skin, but make sure that the vinegar you chose is pure and undiluted for best results.
3. Baking Soda
Baking soda is another great option for clearing up these zits, it’s cheap, even though it is a chemical, its not harmful. It exfoliates as well as reduces the inflammation and clears up skin. All you have to do is make a paste of warm water and baking soda and apply it on your skin like a mask. For an amazing results, Leave it on for an hour, and then rinse with warm water.
4. Egg Whites
Egg white also makes a great home remedy to get rid of pimples. To use this method, simply separate the egg white and apply it on your skin using a cotton swab, cotton ball, or simply your fingers it leaves your skin tightened and clear. Leave the egg white on your skin for up to an hour for best results.
5. Manuka Honey
Have you ever heard of manuka honey? It’s kinda famous on the internet for it’s ultimate wound healing and soothing properties. Manuka honey is extracted from the manuka bush of New Zealand. It’s very simple to treat acne using manuka honey. It is applied directly on the skin and then later rinsed.
If you have ever used the high end skin care products, you have probably already known that papaya is a very common ingredient in acne treatments. You can get the same benefits without spending all that cash! All you have to do is apply the mashed up flesh of the papaya to form a paste, and apply directly on to your skin. You can leave it on for up to 30 minutes before rinsing and moisturizing.
7. Tea Tree Oil
Tea tree oil is a most common and most affective home remedy to treat many conditions, especially for acne and other skin conditions. Tea tree oil is able to clear up clogged pores, dead skin cells and avoid acne from coming back. Mix one part of tea tree oil to six to nine parts of water, depending on how concentrated you want the mixture to be. Apply the solution to the skin using cotton balls and leave it on for around 30 minutes and moisturise.
If your suffering of blemishes is extremely red and blotchy, cornstarch is your thing. Cornstarch is very gentle on the skin, so it is a great option for those who have a very sensitive skin. You can apply a paste of cornstarch and water on the individual blemishes and leave it on as long as you like before washing with cold water.
Isn’t garlic great for treating almost all your skin issues? Not only does garlic have a ton of antibacterial properties when you eat it, it also has great effects when applied directly to the skin. To use, just rub a thinly sliced clove of garlic and it’s juice onto your skin, paying close attention to problem areas, and leave on for up to 30 minutes before rinsing well.
10. Ice Cubes
If you have spots that are swollen and red, ice can be the best way to reduce inflammation and the appearance of blemishes. Just rub an ice cube on the trouble spots,and not only will your pores close up (which is great for oily skin) but also the bacteria will be pushed out.
Yes, it’s simple, but it definitely works. By drinking 10-12 glasses of water per day, you can flush most, if not all, impurities out of your body. Also, you can take the most benefits of the steam that evolves from boiled and hot water. Steam opens up the pores that help to flush out the impurities. As you can see, water is beneficial in various ways when it comes to getting rid of blemishes.
As you can see, there are a ton of different ways that you can treat acne naturally at home. These are just a some of the best natural remedies to treat pimples quickly, there are so many more out there. So, if you try these out and are not satisfied, keep looking, till you find the perfect one for you!
The shimmer girl.