16 Easy Home Remedies for Acne scars and pimples naturally.

Baking soda

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Here’s what you need:

– 2 tablespoons of baking soda
– 1 tablespoon of water

What to do?

– Take the water and baking soda in a small bowl. Mix well and apply to the scars.
– Leave to dry and rinse off after 10-12 minutes.

Tips: Try once a day. Be sure to use baking soda and not baking powder.

 

Aloe Vera

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For flawless and naturally radiant skin, aloe vera is a perfect remedy.

You will need
– Aloe vera gel

What to do:
– Extract the gel from aloe vera leaves or buy organic aloe vera gel or gel-based products on the market.
– Apply a thick, even layer to the affected area.
– Leave it on the face overnight.

Tips: Try it every day. Due to its numerous health benefits, you can apply it on your hair, body and face. You can also drink it to improve the pH balance of your skin.

 

Apple Cider Vinegar

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The acidic property of apple cider vinegar helps lighten pigmentation in the skin.

What to do:

-Mix equal amounts of raw, unfiltered apple cider vinegar and water.

-Dip your cotton ball in it and apply it to scars.

-Leave for 5 minutes.

-Rinse it off with water. Repeat daily.

OR

  • Mix 2 tablespoons of raw, unfiltered apple cider vinegar with half a cup of water and 2 tablespoons of honey.
  • Use a cotton ball to apply it.
  • Leave it or 10 to 15 minutes.
  • Rinse it off.
  • Repeat once daily.

 

 

Orange peel powder

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Packed with citric acid that helps to clear pimples and brighten the skin, orange peel powder is a godsend for those who don’t know how to get rid of pimples on their skin.

You will need

-1 tsp orange peel powder
-1 tsp raw honey

What to do?
– Mix equal portions of orange peel powder with honey. Mix well to remove lumps and make a smooth paste.
– Apply this paste on the pimply areas of your face.
– Leave it on for 10-15 minutes and rinse off with lukewarm water.

Tip: Try this method every other day to get rid of pimples.

 

Coconut oil

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There is hardly any skin condition that cannot benefit from the rich anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties of coconut oil.

You will need

– 1 teaspoon of coconut oil

What to do.

– Rub coconut oil between the palms of your hands and gently apply to the affected areas of your face.
– Leave it on overnight for best results and then rinse off.

Tip: Try doing this every day for best results.

 

Besan

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One of the most obvious ingredients, besan (gram flour) is very useful for most skin problems..

You will need
-1 tbsp of besan
– Rose water
– Lemon juice

What to do?
– Mix the besan, rose water and lemon juice into a thick paste.
– Apply the paste evenly to the face and neck, insisting on the affected areas.
– Leave to dry and wash off with running water.

Tips: Do this every other day for best results. You can also omit the lemon juice if you wish.

 

Onion extract

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If you don’t mind a little itch (don’t worry, it goes away quickly), onion extract is another great option for you.

Thanks to bioflavonoids such as cephalin and kaempferol, onion extract is known to significantly reduce the appearance of scars after a few weeks – if used daily, of course.

Onion extract is also excellent for combating acne. It has properties that reduce inflammation, redness and pain.

 

Tea tree oil

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For skin that suffers from acne and pimples, tea tree oil is a lifesaver. Its anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties are a perfect tool to get rid of skin blemishes. The best thing about this home remedy is that it works well for all skin types.

You will need
– Three or four drops of tea tree oil
– A carrier oil such as coconut oil or almond oil

What to do?
– Mix the tea tree oil with a carrier oil.
– Mix well to make a paste and apply evenly to pimples and lesions.
– Leave it on overnight or at least an hour or two before washing it off.

Tips: Try to do this every day for best results. As tea tree oil needs a carrier oil, you can use any essential or mineral oil instead of coconut oil.

 

 

Lemon juice

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Lemon juice is a natural bleaching agent. Due to its bleaching properties, it can be used to easily remove pimples.

You will need
– Fresh lemon juice
– Cotton wool

What to do?
– Take some lemon juice and rub it gently over the pimples and other affected areas. Squeeze the juice of half a lemon.
– You can use cotton wool or your fingers. Make sure your hands are clean.
– Leave it on for 10 to 15 minutes. Rinse with lukewarm water.

Tips: Do this every other day. Use fresh lemons for effective results.
– Should be done once every other day.

 

Castor oil

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Castor oil contains vitamin E and omega-3 fatty acids. These enriching elements help repair the damaged skin layer by promoting the growth of new skin cells. It also helps to fight pigmentation and reduce the size of acne scars.

You will need
– Castor oil (if needed)

What to do.
– Take a small amount of oil on your fingers and apply it to the affected areas.
– Leave it on overnight and rinse it off the next morning with lukewarm water.

Tip: Castor oil has a thick consistency, so it is essential to wash it off thoroughly.

 

Turmeric

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Turmeric is probably one of the oldest medicinal herbs known to man. Its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties accelerate and lighten acne scars and skin tone. Regular use of turmeric powder on the skin reduces pigmentation and also gives a glowing complexion.

You will need
– 1 or 2 teaspoons of turmeric powder for turmeric powder

What to do.
– Mix turmeric powder with lemon juice.
– Apply this paste evenly on your face as a mask.
– Leave it on your skin for 30 minutes.
– Wash off with lukewarm water.

 

vitamin E oil

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The oil is an antioxidant, so it helps to repair the skin.

Pierce the end of a vitamin E gel capsule.
Extract the gel and apply it directly to the damaged skin.
Do this 2 or 3 times a day.
Or

Mix the contents of one vitamin E capsule with one teaspoon of castor oil.
Apply to the affected skin before going to bed.
Leave on overnight.
Rinse with lukewarm water the next morning.
Repeat daily.

 

Honey

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Honey has antibiotic and healing properties. It can help treat acne and remove scars.

What to do:

Apply honey on the scars, cover with a bandage or gauze and leave overnight.
Rinse off in the morning with lukewarm water.
Repeat daily before bedtime.
Or

Crush 2 or 3 aspirin tablets into powder.
Mix with 2 teaspoons of honey.
Apply to scars and leave on for 15 minutes.
Rinse with lukewarm water.
Repeat once a day.

 

 

Witch hazel

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Witch hazel is considered one of the best remedies for acne scars. This natural astringent can help control inflammation and reduce redness. It can also inhibit the growth of bacteria on the skin.

You can use the gel, wipes and other beauty products, such as facial toners, as part of your daily skin care routine.

 

Rosehip oil

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Rosehip oil is an excellent beauty product that helps to soothe and repair the skin. This gentle facial oil also helps to exfoliate and brighten the skin over time.

High quality rosehip oil contains essential fatty acids, vitamin E and antioxidants that promote skin rejuvenation and health. It is ideal for combating scars and blemishes.

 

 

AHA and BHA

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Using gentle exfoliants, such as AHAs and BHAs, can do wonders for your skin. If you don’t know what the abbreviations stand for AHAs are alpha hydroxy acids, such as glycolic acid and lactic acid, which fight ageing. BHAs, known as beta-hydroxy acids, refer to salicylic acid, which is antibacterial and anti-inflammatory.

Both of these natural chemical peels help rejuvenate the skin without being harsh or damaging. Today, many beauty brands offer gentle exfoliants containing AHAs and BHAs that can be used regularly as part of your skincare routine.

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