ANTI-ACNE FACE SCRUB – treat and prevent acne breakouts

Some are blessed with clear skin while some are not that fortunate; thanks to skin problems like acne, blemishes, comedones, white heads, black heads and what not! Acne and clogged pores are really common and can leave behind nasty scars and textured skin. It is important to prevent acne on the first place and control it. Below is a recipe for anti-acne face scrub you might want to try-



Fine sugar- Fine sugar is a great gentle exfoliate and makes a great skin buffing ingredient for acne prone skin. buffs away dead skin cells, cleanses pores and keeps skin soft and supple.

Curry leaf powder- Curry leaves have great pore cleansing, anti-microbial and anti-acne benefits. Calms down active acne too. Has anti-inflammatory, anti-clogging effects that keeps skin clean and clear.

Jojoba oil- Jojoba oil is a well-known anti-acne oil and is proved to clear up skin with religious usage. Unclogs pores, helps treat acne, has anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory properties and keeps skin clear and glowing.

Tea tree oil- Is a known anti-acne potent oil and helps treat acne and even inflamed acne. Great pore cleansing, anti-microbial and anti-acne benefits. Keeps skin clear and free from comedones too.



Things you need-

  • 1/3 cup fine sugar
  • 2 teaspoons curry leaf powder
  • Enough jojoba oil
  • 5 drops tea tree oil


In a bowl, add fine sugar and curry leaf powder. Briefly mix. Add in enough jojoba oil to make a spreadable gritty scrub and add in tea tree oil. Mix well and use it as a face scrub 2-3 times a week.

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