Acne on the face makes face look very dark and full of scars. Many of us are always struggling with acne problems in our teenage years or even whole life if we have oily skin. Mostly acne problem occurs with people having oily skin because excess oil secretion clogs pores which lead to bacterial infection. Home remedies work wonders to cure acne problems and also do away with acne scars. For acne treatment face packs work wonders. Trying for below given face packs can definitely work for acne treatment –
1. Cinnamon and Honey Mask – Honey and cinnamon are very effective home remedies to cure acne problem. Cinnamon contains antimicrobial properties and honey is natural anti-biotic. For making this mask, take two tbsp honey and one tbsp cinnamon, mix it properly. Rinse your face with fresh water and pat dry. Apply this mask on face for 15 minutes. Then rinse off and pat dry.
2. Milk/Yogurt and Honey - Due to its antibacterial properties honey is one of the best home remedies for skin problems. Milk soothes skin and lessens redness. Yogurt has antibacterial properties and fat which provides moisture to skin and keeps skin nourished. Take one tbsp milk or yogurt and one tbsp honey and mix it well. Apply this paste on face for 10-15 minutes and thereafter wash it off.
3. Orange Peel Mask – Orange is the natural source of vitamin c and antioxidants which improve immunity and slow down the aging process making you look younger. Orange is a citric fruit so the use of orange peel mask refreshes skin and Vitamin C boosts the growth of healthy cells. For making orange peel mask take two oranges peels and enough water to make a paste of it. Wash your face and pat dry. Now apply this pack evenly over face and leave for 20-25 minutes to get it dry. Then rinse if off completely and use a washcloth to gently scrub the face in a circular motion so as to get rid of dead skin. Finally moisturize the skin properly.
4. Strawberries and Honey – Strawberries are high in salicylic acid which encourages epidermis to shed its cells more readily and so opening up clogged pores and lessening bacterial infections. It also shrinks up pores which prevent from clogging up and boosts new cell growth. Take three fresh strawberries and two tbsp honey-raw. Mash strawberries well with honey and blend them properly. Apply this paste all over face and let it dry for 20 minutes. Thereafter rinse off completely using mild water and pat dry.