This homemade face mask for acne and acne scars reduces sebum secretion and is also effective in treating spots and blackheads.
Acne is one of the most troublesome skin disorder. Acne pustules and cysts can bid farewell to scars and discolorations on the skin. These discolorations can cause the skin to look blotchy and uneven. However there are numerous homemade face masks for acne which can help you to get rid of acne naturally and thereby get a blemish free skin. Acne masks usually are meant to provide deep cleansing action as well as properly hydrate and moisturize the skin. They assist exfoliate the skin and remove both excess sebum and dead skin cells.
Homemade acne facial masks would be the best natural ways to prevent and treat acne. You can apply these face masks for acne and pimples easily at home. These face masks can be produced by using natural ingredients that not only help getting rid of acne and acne related problems, but additionally nourish your skin.
Let’s see in detail concerning the ingredients we are going to use today in our homemade acne face masks.
Homemade Clay Mask For Acne Marks
Clay masks works wonders for your skin due to its soothing properties. You can find the basic green clay from our food store and make sure you are buying the powdered type of clay. Just add little water or add milk into it. Add one teaspoon of honey towards the paste and apply on the face. Once the clay dries take it off with the help of washcloth.
Cinnamon And Honey Mask
Both cinnamon and honey have strong antibacterial properties, which makes them a good combination for acne treatment. To get this to mask you need 1 tablespoon of cinnamon and 2 tablespoons of honey. Mix the honey and cinnamon together then apply all around the face. Leave on for 20-30 mins.
Using Lemon Juice
A lemon juice mask is incredibly acidic, and contains high levels of vitamin C. Vitamin C helps the skin rebuild new skin cells while gently helping to slough away scarred cells. Applying concentrated lemon juice to acne scars is a straightforward and cost effective way to treat the skin with vitamin C. To use a lemon juice mask, soak 5 to 6 cotton pads in concentrated lemon juice, then drape them to the face; at least 2 for the forehead, 1 for that chin and 2 for the cheeks. Permit the cotton pads to sit around the skin for at least 10 minutes, then take them off. Allow the skin to air dry. You are able to use a lemon juice mask up to 3 times per day to treat acne scars.
Use Cucumber Or Tomato Slices
Cucumber and tomato slices are another popular home remedy for acne scars. Simply cut and then lean back and rest for around 15 minutes. Tomatoes work through lycopene and malic acids, while cucumbers use vitamin A. Some people use cucumber juice to create a mask rather than cucumber slices; both are effective treatments.
Avocado Face Mask
Avocado helps purify the pores within the skin to provide a deep cleansing affect which gets rid of developed oil and dirt in the pores. All you need with this mask is 1/2 an avocado. Remove the pulp of the avocado right into a small bowl. Mash up the avocado until there aren’t any chunks and it is a smooth paste. Apply a layer towards the face and leave it on for 15 minutes before rinsing.
Mix 5 tablespoons oatmeal in a little water, and cook for 5 minutes. Let it stand and set for 3 minutes adding 1 tablespoon of honey to it. Mix well and allow it to cool before applying the mask to the affected region. Leave it on for 15 minutes before rinsing it off. Honey not only allows the oatmeal to stick to the skin better but additionally contributes its antibacterial activity towards the mask. Oatmeal removes oil from the skin and soothes inflamed acne spots.
Yogurt Face Mask
It is really an super simple face mask. All you need offers some tablespoons of plain Greek yogurt. (You can use regular yogurt rather than Greek, but since Greek yogurt is thicker it’s easier to apply and makes a better mask). Apply a layer of the yogurt throughout your face and leave on for 30 minutes before rinsing with warm water. The lactic acid within the yogurt provides a deep cleansing affect on the skin and additionally, it helps make the skin feel supple and moisturized. We’ve realized that this mask also helps calm down my acne breakouts and redness.
Tomato And Yogurt Face Mask
Tomatoes are rich in vitamin A, that is important in skin health. This mask is great for acne scars and hyperpigmentation since the vitamin A in the tomatoes helps accelerate skin cell turnover and reduces the appearance of scars. To get this to mask you will need 1 medium tomato (organic if at all possible) and 2 tablespoons Greek yogurt. Cut the tomato into chunks and blend in the blender until it might be a smooth pulp. Mix the tomato pulp with the yogurt and apply all around the face. Leave on for 10-15 minutes then rinse.