Another overnight home remedy for zapping a zit is to put a dab of toothpaste on it to help dry it out. You may need to test this on a short-term basis to make sure it doesn’t irritate your pimple. Calamine lotion will have the same drying effect.
Marigold petals crushed with a little castor oil can bring the zit to its head quickly. To suppress it, sandalwood paste with holy basil leaf helps.
Put egg whites all over your face (like a mask). Egg whites are driers and will remove all the impurities from your face. leave it on until every spot is dry (depends on the type of skin you have) it works so well. use for 2-3 days or continue use. it works wonders. i swear by it. if you only have 1 day then use it once. it may not disappear but it will bring it way down and remove redness. It makes you skin super soft too!
For dry skin, the best remedy is to take a piece of sandalwood and rub it on a smooth stone and make a paste using a few drops of raw milk. Apply the mixture on the acne and keep it for an hour and thereafter gently wash with water.
Tea Tree Oil is obtained from the Melaleuca alternifoliais tree from Australia. It is very effective against Acne as it contains bacteria-fighting substances called Terpenes. Acne is often caused by bacteria and the Terpenes either outright kill them or weaken them enough to be destroyed by protective antibodies. There are very little side effects from using Tea Tree Oil.
Tea tree oil has recently found increased favor with certain dermatologists and can be safely used at home. Whether its use in aromatherapy is as beneficial as direct application is debatable, but topical application is now highly recommended. However, it must be borne in mind that tea tree oil causes the secretion of extra sebum, and skin must be washed scrupulously after a certain time.
Pimples is the growth of tiny, pointed elevations on your skin filled with pus in general. Both men or women can become its victims at any age. These pimples protrude on your skin without any warning signs. They always break out in abundance at the most inappropriate occasions, when we have to look the most beautiful. Usually pimples occur due to various skin infections, irritation, or over activity of the sebaceous and sweat glands. Most of the times, pimples are associated with acne, aggravated form of pimples.
Another natural way to treat acne is by rubbing fresh cut garlic over the infected areas. This particular home remedy for pimples is purported to make blemishes disappear. Of course, there is the fragrance problem to deal with during the application, but the end result may be worth it! Witch hazel can be used as a mild treatment for oily skin. It helps to close pores and dry oily residue after cleaning. There is usually no irritation and is much safer on some people’s skin than using astringents with an alcohol or other medicated base. A commonly used remedy to help prevent acne and to refresh skin is a paste made from ground cucumbers.