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Top 7 Herbal Remedies to Cure Acne

You pamper your skin, it will thank you back. At times, you will see those ugly acne heads showing up and that’s when you start cursing your skin. But if your skin had a voice, it might tell you, “hey dude, I’m not at fault; the hormones are the issue. Treat me right and I’ll thank you back in kind!”

If you understand what has gone wrong with your skin and the hormones suddenly and why they throw out acnes, you can treat it in the right way. It means, you treat the problem to the root cause of it and these acnes will never show up again.

This is where Ayurveda makes a difference. When you buy expensive chemical products available out there in the market, you don’t only make your skin cry for the right treatment, but you also make your wallet empty! Treat your acne problem right with the ingredients at home and you will see a flawless skin smiling back at you with quality and shine.

Herbal Remedies to Cure Acne

Here are those kitchen items those are going to help those acnes vanish once and forever. How much time you spend for your skin is directly proportional to the quality of skin you have.

Apple cider vinegar treatment

What you need?

  • Cotton balls
  • Pure and organic apple cider vinegar
  • Moisturizer

How to use?

  • Wash your face and wipe it with a dry and neat towel
  • Dab some apple cider vinegar onto the cotton balls
  • Apply it directly to the acne prone area and on the acne heads
  • Leave it on for 15-20 minutes and then wash your skin off
  • Follow it up with a moisturizer to ensure your skin doesn’t get dried up
  • Repeat this as many times as you can, in a day

Cinnamon and honey

What you need?

  • Powdered cinnamon
  • Pure and organic honey
  • A mild cleanser

How to use?

  • Wash your face and wipe it with a dry and neat towel
  • Stir in some cinnamon powder and honey together and make a fine paste
  • Apply it directly to your skin and focus more on the acne region
  • Leave it on for 15-20 minutes and then wash your skin off with a mild cleanser
  • Repeat this treatment for the astringent effect on acne, at least weekly once

Whip the whites

What you need?

  • One egg
  • A face mask brush or your fingers will do!
  • A mild cleanser

How to use?

  • Wash your face and wipe it with a dry and neat towel
  • Beat up the white of the egg into a fine smooth paste
  • Apply it directly to your skin and focus more on the acne region
  • Leave it on for 15-20 minutes and then wash your skin off with a mild cleanser
  • Repeat this treatment for a miracle on your skin, at least weekly once

Papaya

What you need?

  • Scooped out papaya flesh
  • A few teaspoons of honey
  • A mild cleanser

How to use?

  • Wash your face and wipe it with a dry and neat towel
  • Blend both papaya and honey together in a blender. You could choose the electric or hand blender.
  • Apply it directly to your skin and focus more on the acne region
  • Leave it on for 15-20 minutes and then wash your skin off with a mild cleanser
  • You can safely do this how many ever times you choose to, every week

Tea tree oil

What you need?

  • A few drops of pure tea tree oil
  • Q-tips or cotton
  • A mild cleanser

How to use?

  • Wash your face and wipe it with a dry and neat towel
  • With the help of Q-tips, apply the tea tree oil on the acne heads and the affected region
  • Leave it on for 15-20 minutes and then wash your skin off with a mild cleanser
  • You can safely do this how many ever times you choose to, every week

Lemon and yogurt

What you need?

  • A few drops of lemon juice
  • A few teaspoons of yogurt
  • A mild cleanser

How to use?

  • Wash your face and wipe it with a dry and neat towel
  • Stir in some lemon juice and yogurt together and make a fine paste
  • Spread it over your skin and focus more on acne prone area
  • Leave it on for 15-20 minutes and then wash your skin off with a mild cleanser
  • You can safely do this how many ever times you choose to, every week

The minty magic

What you need?

  • A few fresh mint leaves
  • A few teaspoons of yogurt
  • A mild cleanser

How to use?

  • Wash your face and wipe it with a dry and neat towel
  • Grind the mint leaves and use curd instead of water for grinding, you will get a fine paste
  • Spread it over your skin and focus more on acne prone area
  • Leave it on for 15-20 minutes and then wash your skin off with a mild cleanser
  • Follow this once in a week for its astringent effect on acne