Scars are often a result of acne, wounds, infected pores, etc. and can be quite stubborn. If you have acne, you probably also have scars and acne marks. Getting rid of scars completely isn’t possible but you can definitely lighten them to an extent that they aren’t prominently visible to the naked eye. If you do not want to undergo laser treatment or other professional treatments for mild scars on your face or body, here we have our top remedies that you might want to try-
ALOE TURMERIC MASK – Hydrates skin and add helps lighten scars gradually. To make aloe turmeric face and body mask, extract fresh aloe gel and add it to the blender. To 1/3 cup aloe gel, add ¼ teaspoon wild or white turmeric powder. Blend until well mixed and pour the content into a bowl, using a brush, apply the mask on face and anywhere on the body where you feel you have scars. Rinse off after 30 minutes.
FACIAL & BODY OIL – Take a bowl and add in 1 tablespoon jojoba oil, 2 tablespoons rosehip oil and 1 tablespoon vitamin e oil. Mix well and transfer to a dropper or pump bottle. Massage a few drops of this oil on facial skin before bedtime. Use it on your body after a shower.
TURMERIC SERUM – Turmeric has healing and brightening properties that help improve scars overtime. READ MORE – TURMERIC NIGHT CREAM TO CLEAR ACNE AND SCARS
FACE MIST – To make face and body mist, add ½ cup water, ½ cup witch hazel, 5 drops turmeric oil and 10 drops rosehip oil to a spray bottle. Shake it well and spray n facial skin and body after a shower.
COFFEE SCRUB – Coffee scrub helps improve circulation and boosts collagen production. To make a coffee scrub, simply add 1/3 cup coffee grounds to a bowl along with enough coconut oil to make an easy-to-use paste. Use this to scrub your face and body before taking a shower.
SCAR CREAM – Shea butter moisturizes your skin deeply and rosehip oil has anti-scar properties. To make scar cream, simply add softened shea butter about 3-4 tablespoons to a bowl along with 1 tablespoon rosehip oil. Whip it until fluffy. Transfer to an air-tight jar and use it on your scars during the day and before bedtime.