Skin is our best friend which is also supposed to holds us together and we do our best to protect it from any external or internal harm. But, there are certain things which haunt us in any form and in any place of the skin, the acne & the pimples! These two things have the image of haunting us since our teenage days to even when on gets older and is caused due to the excess secretion of sebum from the body accelerated with the deposits of dirt and dead skin cells which blocks the pores resulting into the eruption of acne and pimples. Unfortunately, these eruptions are seen in almost all kind of skin types, common with people with a oily skin and a sensitive skin.As we try to protect our skin in all aspects, our system aggravates this issue along with external factors.
Pores are prevalent on the surface of the skin which is connected with sebaceous glands, which are responsible to produce sebum, which in turn are released on the skin surface through the open pores along with the dead skin cells. Sometimes these sebaceous glands wreck havoc when they start forming excess sebum which ends up clogging the pores resulting into an eruption. Things are worsened when bacteria’s end up on this eruption and start breeding which results into the formation of ugly red cane and pimples which takes away our sleep!Occurrences of pimples and acne have been associated with various reasons like heredity, hormonal changes, stress, lifestyle, travelling and also the use of wrong skin products too!
Some Of The Best Home Remedies For Pimple And Acne Are:
Using A Sugar Pack
Skin exfoliation has been termed most important in terms of keeping the skin in good health. Brown sugar is known to mildly exfoliate the skin keeping them healthy and pimple or acne free due to the fact that it helps remove dead cells, dirt, impurities and the sebum deposits on the pores.
Another great natural remedy of treating pimples is the usage of lemon juice as it is loaded with the goodness of vitamin C. Lemon juice has the property of drying up the pimples faster!
Another great way to fight off the acnes and pimples, along with the scars that come along are egg whites. Loaded with protein and vitamin content, the egg whites are great to combat acne and pimples and also helps in rebuilding the skin cells. The egg whites actually soak up the excess oily substances, the sebum from the skin surface and voila, the bacteria’s do not get a breeding ground and thus the fear of acne or pimple subsides.
A simple ingredient found in every home, honey is a natural antibiotic which helps in getting rid of the bacteria’s sitting and breeding on the skin pore that causes pimples and acne.
Papaya is a great natural remedy to treat acne and pimples as it helps in removing the dead skin cells and excess oily lipids (fats, wherein oil is a form of lipid) from the skin surface leaving it glowing and acne or pimple free. Papaya contains an enzyme, Papin which has properties which prevent pus formation and is anti-inflammatory in nature as well.
Apple Cider Vinegar
Another great natural remedy, apple cider vinegar helps in combating the occurrence and recurrence of the bacteria on the skin due to its alkaline properties. It also helps in drying up the excess oil from causing pimples or acnes too.
Azadirachta Indica Pack
Azadirachta Indica is one of the most well-known acne or pimple home remedies and has been used since time immemorial. It has the properties of being anti bacterial and anti fungal in nature and also has a blood purifying property which acts as a great astringent too which helps in suppressing excess sebum secretion and helps to red rid of acne or pimples.
Using pure aloe Vera gel is a great natural remedy to treat the occurrence of pimples and acne as well. Due to its natural properties of killing bacteria’s, they are considered to work best in pimple or acne removal from the skin surface.
Like the goodness of bananas, the banana peel is also considered to work wonders in the treatment of pimples and acne. The peels of bananas have lute in which is a very effective antioxidant that helps in reducing the inflammation caused by pimples and also promotes cell growth ultimately bidding adieu to pimples and acne.
Another natural wonder, garlic is rich in antioxidants, loaded with medicinal properties which include them to be antifungal, antibacterial and antiviral in nature helps in treating acne faster and effectively. The sulfur content in garlic promotes the healing process to a great extent.