Do you suffer from acne and you can not get rid of it? Go natural this time and erase those red spots from your face. Packaging made from natural fruits, herbs can help fight acne. Chandrika Mahendra, senior researcher, R & D, The Himalaya Drug Company, shares some home remedies for acne treatment.
Pack of turmeric and aloe vera: Aloe vera is rich in enzymes, polysaccharides and nutrients which have antibacterial and antifungal action. It acts as a natural barrier against toxins and nourishes and softens the skin and maintains its natural moisture balance.
Turmeric is a great exfoliating agent. The herb has strong anti-inflammatory properties that soothe gently. It helps to minimize scarring and inflammation and also improves the skin tone and complexion.
You can mix a tablespoon of turmeric, honey, milk and a few drops of rose water. To this mixture, add the aloe vera gel. Apply the paste on the acne affected area and leave it for about 15 minutes. Gently wash your face with plain water.
Citrus packing: thanks to the astringent properties of citrus fruits such as lemons, oranges and tangerines, sagging skin, remove bacteria and also bleaching it.
You can gently apply the pulp of fruit or juice on your face or just rub the pork and leave for about 15 minutes. You can also mix a few drops of lemon juice with Fuller (multani mitti) and water. Fuller’s earth naturally inhibits the growth of acne. Apply the mixture until it dries and then wash with lukewarm water.
Understanding your skin
While these natural ingredients are harmless, as it has no chemicals, doctors recommend the use according to the type of skin.
Milk is a good ingredient for dry skin, because it contains fat. Apply the milk on oily skin is not recommended as it intensely hydrates the skin and can make the skin more oily.
Citrus: If used on dry skin, which can remove moisture, drying further. So it is prescribed for oily secretion of skin oil control help. People with normal skin can apply the lime juice in a diluted form.
Honey acts as a moisturizer and is best suitable for all skin types.