Skin issues like acne, blemishes, bumps, comedones, white heads, black heads, clogged pores etc. contribute too what we call ‘Problematic Skin’. We all desire clear skin but sometimes, problematic skin is a result of genes, lack of skin care, lack of cleansing, using excessive makeup and not cleansing it off, frequent touching, dairy etc. Along with proper dedicated diet and good topical treatments, one can maintain clear skin. Below are some natural remedies you can try-
APPLE CIDER VINEGAR TONER
Removes impurities and tones the skin and restores natural skin pH. Improves acne and acne scars. In a jar, combine 1 cup filtered water, 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar and 5 drops tea tree oil. Transfer t a spray bottle and shake well. Use it as a toner.
Brightens and heals skin. Has anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory properties. It helps to fade marks, spots, acne scars, pigmentation, lighten and brighten skin and improve skin’s quality for spot-less complexion. READ MORE..
NEEM FACE MASK
Neem has amazing anti-microbial, anti-inflammatory and pore unclogging properties. Purifies skin and keeps its clear. In a bowl, add neem paste/powder and enough apple cider vinegar. Mix an apply on facial skin. Let it air dry and wash off after 15 minutes. If you have a very oily acne-prone skin, take some neem powder mixed with besan flour and enough rose water and use as a face mask.
ALOE FACE WASH
Aloe vera gel has skin hydrating, soothing (anti-inflammatory), anti-inflammatory and anti-acne properties. In a jar, add ½ cup liquid castile soap, 1/3 cup aloe vera gel, 1 tablespoon kaolin clay and few drops tea tree oil. Add in some water to make it thinner. Stir and transfer to a pump bottle; use it as a regular face wash. DIY ALOE VERA GEL FOR CLEAR SKIN…
HEALING CLAY MASK
Bentonite clay absorbs excess oil from the skin, unclogs pores and keeps skin clear. Apple cider vinegar restores natural skin pH. In a bowl, add 2 tablespoons Indian healing clay also called as bentonite clay and add in enough apple cider vinegar to make a paste. Mix an apply on facial skin. Let it air dry and wash off after 15 minutes.
HONEY FACE WASH
Raw honey contains nutrients and enzymes that has amazing health and beauty benefits. It is packed with antiseptic, antibacterial, and antioxidant properties, making it the best ingredient to keep your acne under control.
In a bowl add honey along with few drops of tea tree oil. Massage the honey cleanser all over the face and gently massage it into the skin with your finger tips. Leave it on for few mins and rinse off.
RICE FACE WATER
Rice water treats acne, unclogs pores, purifies skin, prevents blackheads etc. READ MORE…