10 Simple ways to get rid of acne quickly
It is an absolute stress to start the day with pimples on the face. Don’t worry! We have mentioned below the 10 best natural ways how to get rid of acne fast.
Pimple is caused when excess oil gets trapped in the pores giving way for the bacteria to grow on the skin. It has become a serious problem that most people are worried about when they wake up in the morning. Although there are many beauty tips for girls, we ignore them and either choose to wait until it is gone(long wait!) or go for over-the-counter medication or choose to cover them up with make up. But before we do anything about it, let’s get to know what actually causes this serious skin inflammation.
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What Causes Pimples
- Unhealthy diet
- Medication side effects
Now that we know what causes the problem, we can deal with them in the right way. Here we have mentioned the 10 simple and effective ways to get rid of the pimples-
10 simple and effective ways how to get rid of acne fast
Apply honey over your pimples and leave it for about an hour and then wash it with normal water. Honey actually works wonders in getting rid of pimples.
Take few ice cubes, wrap them in a clean, dry cloth and then put it over each pimple. It helps reduce the swelling and shrinks the spot, cutting down its life span.
Take a ripe papaya and blend it into a paste. Add few drops of raw honey to it and apply the paste on the pimples. Leave it on for at least 40 minutes and then rinse it off with lukewarm water. Papaya contains anti-inflammatory property that helps reduce the swelling and redness of the pimple. The beta-carotene in papaya makes way for newer, fresher skin. It also contains the anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties that helps unclog the pores and prevent acne from reappearing.
4. Cinnamon and honey mask
Before starting anything, wash your face thoroughly. Then apply a pack of cinnamon mixed with honey onto your face. Leave it on for the night and wash it when you wake up in the morning.This is the quickest way to get rid of pimples overnight.
5. Aloe Vera
Aloe Vera gel has many medicinal qualities. It has anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties which help reduce redness and skin irritation. Apply it on the affected area and leave it for the night to get best results and then wash it off with water the next morning. Aloe vera not only treats acne, but also the scars caused by acne.
Take 3 raw cloves of garlic, crush them and mix it with a tablespoon of water(if you have sensitive skin, use more water as it reduces skin irritation). Apply the mixture over the pimples and allow it to dry for 10-15 minutes then wash it off with water. The anti-inflammatory property of garlic helps in reducing skin irritation. It also helps in improving blood circulation and promotes healthy skin.
7. Orange peel or juice
Orange peel or juice is well known to cure acne, dark circles and black heads. Wash your face with warm water and then apply it onto the affected area. The warm water will open the skin pores and then the peel or juice will be able to reach and remove the bacteria causing acne.
8. Basil Leaves
Basil is considered as the medicinal herb. It has the capacity to drive away the bacteria causing acne overnight. Take few basil leaves, crush them and extract the juice from it. Apply the juice over the pimples and leave it for 10-15 minutes so that the juice is absorbed by the skin. Then wash it off with cold water.
9. Baking soda
Take some baking soda, mix it with water and make it into a paste. Apply the paste on the pimples and leave it for a few minutes before you rinse with warm water. Apply a moisturizer immediately so that your skin won’t get dry. Remember not to leave the paste on the skin for more than a few minutes.
10. Banana Peel
Take a banana peel and rub it on your face in a circular motion and leave it on for 30 minutes. Then wash it off with water. This process will give you relief from redness and skin irritation that is caused by acne. The antiseptic, antimicrobial and anti-bacterial properties help kill the bacteria responsible for inflammation.
Using the natural means of treatment is always the best. The nature has all the good things without any chemical being added. Each treatment is easy to prepare at home and you don’t need to waste too much money on the luxury cosmetic products that are available in the market.
Try them on and let me know when you see the difference!