The best way to achieve smooth and clear skin is through trying the natural ways to get rid of acne. One of the major issues faced by young adults and teenager is pimples. The most common type of acne that affects young people is called acne vulgaris. Other people call it blackheads, whiteheads or pimples and it is common during puberty. Some people will rush to the drug store to look for a product that will help clear these pimples. However, it may be prudent to try some natural methods before seeking medical attention or even before trying any one of these products. Here are some of unknown yet very effective methods of combating acne.
The first thing you need to do is to wash your face at least twice a day. You can either use a wet tissues or even plain water. You may also need to consider increase your fruits and vegetable intake either by drinking freshly squeezed juices or salads. If you are hungry, you may want to take dried nuts or fruits instead of snacks. Pumpkin seeds and Brazil nuts are rich in zinc which is powerful in combating pimples.
Another effective method in dealing with pimple menace is by hydrating you skin; this can be achieved by taking at least 2 liters of water daily. More so, it inhibits blocking of skin pores by the dead skin cells, which are responsible in pimples’ formation. Increasing the intake of Vitamin E, B1, B2 and B3 also helps in promoting a healthy skin. Garlic is yet another natural gift by God that clears pimples naturally and fast. Due to its antibacterial, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties; it is very effective when it is applied on pimples. However, it should be applied while it is still fresh. Another effective natural plant is the Siberian Ginseng, which is effective especially if consumed daily. It regulates hormonal imbalances that lead to formation of acne. More so, it helps the immune system.
All these natural methods should be accompanied by minimal usage of oil based cosmetics, hair products and even make-up since these products enhances oil build up that consequently accelerates eruption of pimples. You will also need to avoid junk food like French fries, burgers and other greasy foods. Finally, you should never poke, burst or even pinch the pimples.
Now that you have dealt with acne, you will notice that they will start to heal leaving scars. To some people, these scars are as embarrassing as the acne was. Therefore, you may want to explore some natural methods of eliminating acne scars that will finally leave your skin glowing and spotless. Here are some of the effective natural remedies to such scars.
Rosehip seeds oil is probably the best method in dealing with acne scars. All you need to do is gently massage the oil in the affected area for fifteen minutes at least twice daily. Another effective scar remover is the lemon juice since it acts as a natural bleaching agent. You can also apply it for fifteen minutes. Those are just but a few natural ways to get rid of acne and scars that follow.