experts say about them
or Lemon Juice
can be used as a facial cleanser and a skin lightener.
Soak a cosmetic pad or a cotton ball with lemon juice and gently rub it
on the acne and leave on for five to ten minutes. Rinse off with
lukewarm water. Test it on a small spot first as it may be irritating
to those with sensitive skin. It may also make that area more sensitive
to sunlight so use a good sunscreen.
Cucumber & Tomato Juice
sliced cucumber and tomato juice together and apply to the skin and
as a mask. Leave on for 20 to 30 minutes. Then gently rinse off with
Tomato contains antioxidants
and may help with repairing skin cell
Make a turmeric paste by mixing 15 grams of turmeric powder with 5 to 10 mL of water. Apply this paste on the skin for 30 minutes and wash off.
See Turmeric for Acne for complete details on this acne treatment option.
Applying a thin layer of egg white to the scars and leave on overnight.
Wash off in the
soda is used in many natural toothpaste and skin care products
can work like micro dermabrasion therapy to help exfoliate dead skin
Mix 1 teaspoon (5 mL) of baking soda with 2 teaspoon (10 mL) of
distilled or purified water. Gently massage the mixture onto the scar
for one minute and then rinse off with lukewarm water. Do this before
going to sleep at night.
|Combine sandalwood and black gram in
rosewater and make it into a
paste. Apply the paste to the entire face (as a facial mask) or just to
pimples before going to bed. Gently wash off in the morning.
the skin down has been suggested to help with shrinking the pores,
refreshing the face and help with reducing the appearance of acne scars.
Use ice cubes placed in a bag and apply to the face.
|Yogurt, Sour Cream &
||Make a paste with one tablespoon (15 mL)
each of yogurt, sour cream
and oatmeal. You may add several drops of lemon juice.
the pimples and leave on for several minutes, then gently wash
||Applying a small amount of olive oil four
times daily to soften the appearance of the acne scar marks.