Pimples? Don't worry here are 8 simple ways to get rid of them naturally
During puberty, there are a lot of hormonal changes that occur in our body. This can cause the sebaceous glands to become overactive. As a result, they are most likely to occur during the teenage or menstruation period in women. Pimples most often affect the face, back, chest.
Lucknow: Also known as zits, pimples are a part of acne. They can happen at any age but most likely they occur during the time of puberty.
During puberty, there are a lots of hormonal changes that occur in our body. This can cause the sebaceous glands to become overactive. As a result, they are most likely to occur during the teenage or menstruation period in women. Pimples most often affect the face, back and chest.
Here, we bring to you 8 ways to treat them!
Ice can be effective in removing pimples. Applying ice can help in improving blood circulation to the affected area and in freezing the skin pores. It helps to reduce inflammation or swelling caused by pimples.
Lemon juice contains citric acid which is rich in vitamin C. It has a lot of benefits and can help in drying pimples faster and reducing it's redness. You simply have to dip a clean cotton swab in fresh lemon juice and apply it to the pimples.
Honey is a natural antiseptic that can prevent the growth of bacteria. It has anti-inflammatory properties that can prevent the growth, swelling, redness caused by pimples. Just dip a clean cotton swab in honey and put it directly on the affected area. Leave it on for half an hour. Wash the skin well with Luke warm water.
Toothpaste is strange but effective remedy to reduce pimples. It can be used as an emergency pimple treatment. Using toothpaste can help to dry out pimples and speed up the healing process. Use a mint toothpaste and apply it over the affected area before going to bed. Wash your face with water in the morning and you will an improvement in the swelling.
Steaming is very good for your face at any time. It helps to open up the pores and helps to remove oils, dirt and bacteria trapped in the pores which can cause infection. Fill a large container with hot water and place your face close enough to allow the steam to come in contact with your face for a few minutes. Rinse your face with lukewarm water. After drying it apply an oil free moisturizer. This will help your skin to glow and will leave it clean.
Garlic has an antiviral, antiseptic and antioxidant properties that can help in killing bacteria and also helps in fast treatment of pimples. All you have to do is cut a fresh garlic clove into two pieces and rub it on the pimples. Leave it for 5 minutes and wash the skin with lukewarm water. Repeat this process for several times during the day. Eating one raw garlic clove daily can also help to improve blood purity but eating a lot can upset your stomach.
Baking soda is very good for sensitive skin because it will not cause any kind of skin irritation. Baking soda can help to dry out pimples and remove excess oil from the skin. Mix 1 tps of baking soda with some water or lemon juice to make a thick paste. Apply it on the skin for a few minutes Don't keep it on for a longer duration as it can cause dryness. Wash your face with water and repeat the process twice a day for better results.
Peppermint is a magical herb that can help remove pimples very fast. Peppermint can help balance the production of excessive oils of the skin. The cooling effect of the menthol present in peppermint helps to prevent bacteria. Crush some peppermint leaves to extract it's juice and apply it on the pimples and leave it for 10 minutes. Wash your skin with cold water. You can also make use of peppermint oil, all you have to do is apply it directly on your pimples and massage it for few minutes.