Sunday, February 20, 2011

How to Get Rid of Acne Scar Naturally

Acne scars are the blemishes or the watery spots occurring on the skin and spoiling the smoothness of the skin. They get problematic owing to the delay in recovery. Some might prolong their stay on the skin forever. Though it is always advisable to see a doctor for acne treatment, one can even try some natural remedies for treating this acne problem. This natural treatment can certainly return the natural glow of the skin.

Drinking plenty of water: Quoting some experts, water is the best treatment available for acne scars. Water is an amazing cleanser and has rejuvenating properties too. Hydrated body helps to cleanse the dead skin cells from the body. Also, growth of the new skin cells is facilitated when there is enough water in the body.

Increase your intake of lemon juice: Citric acid, present in the lemon juice, is effective for treating acne scars. It facilitates rapid shedding of the dead skin cells; while also promoting the growth of the new and healthy cells.

Vitamin rich fruits and vegetables: People having acne must exercise an increased love for fruits and vegetables, as they are rich in essential minerals and vitamins that are helpful for restoring the natural beauty of the skin. The juices contained in the fruits help to maintain the water balance in the body. Thus a rich intake of fruits and vegetables is certainly a primary step towards getting a healthy looking skin.

Intake of balanced diet: Just like any other disease, a large part of the healing process depends on the diet. A nutritious and a balanced diet is a must for ensuring a healthy and a glowing skin. A healthy diet also supplies all the essential nutrients necessary for fighting the infections that can complicate the acne scars.

The application of Aloe vera gel on the scars also helps in getting rid of the acne scars. Tomato is also helpful for treating acne scars as it contains Vitamin A that controls the overproduction of sebum that is primarily responsible for causing acne scars. The antioxidant properties of tomato are also responsible for rejuvenating the damaged skin.

Other treatments for acne can include using honey, fullers' earth, rubbing ice cubes over the infected area or even using rose water. Following these natural remedies will certainly help you getting rid of acne.

But, if you're looking for something that will work magic in a short time, then I suggest you don't waste another dollar on any acne treatment products like I did some months back, I would advise you visit my How to Get Rid of Acne Scar Naturally Blog; where I shared my experiences battling acne and how I finally got a breakthrough that finally crowned my efforts towards Removing Acne Scar.

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By: Ogidi Pat

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Homemade Acne Treatments That Work Fast

Acne has a persisting aspect to it but it could be curbed effectively with some very simple home remedies. How do acne form? Millions of cells in the body die as normal course. These cells mix with the oil secreted from the glands just under the skin. The mixture closes the pores in the body and get trapped within. When it comes into contact with air, they become black. Eruption of these cause acne. Home remedies recommended are many and varied.

Rose water mixed with lime juice in equal measure is a very good remedy for acne. After applying it on the area affected by acne, wait for 30 or 40 minutes before washing it off with tepid water. Grind turmeric to a fine paste using drops of mint juice and apply. Use lukewarm water to rinse it off after 30 or 40 minutes.

A very good way of getting rid of acne is to apply a mixture of lemon juice and cinnamon powder. The drawback here is it may not be suitable for sensitive skin.

Fenugreek leaves should be ground to a fine paste, put on the face in the night. Leave it overnight and wash it with lukewarm water in the morning. This home remedy not only cures pimples but is also a preventive medicine.

Blackheads, wrinkles and whiteheads also come into its ambit of cure. Roast and power pomegranate peel. Mix with lemon juice and apply on black or white heads, pimple or acne and watch them all disappear. Apply it in the night at bedtime and wash it off in the morning.

If you can stand the not very welcome smell of garlic, it is a remedy that is worth trying. Just cut a garlic and rub it fresh on and around. You can see it all going away leaving no mark at all. Sandalwood and rosewater combination is a good remedy too. Make a paste of the two and apply. Rinse the face when you feel it tugging at the facial muscles.

But if your acne case is as sever as mine was, and you are searching for natural means of getting rid of those disgusting pimples as fast as possible, then you have to look a bit further and if you ask me, I'll advise you read up my experiences with acne and how I was able to get rid of it in a short time that beat my imagination.

By: Ogidi Pat
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