Appearance of acne on anyone’s face can put that person into depression because it
hinders the movement among friends and relatives. With patience, acne can be controlled
with various treatments, which includes acne facials which essentially helps remove
debris and excess unwanted oil from acne skin, thus allowing pores to breathe freely.
You need not spend a fortune to get decide upon effective acne facials; pick a suitable
acne facial treatment from those listed below:
Sandalwood and rosewater acne facial
Take equal quantities of sandalwood powder and rosewater. Mix well until a fine paste
is formed. While sandalwood removes debris of dried and dead skin, rosewater will
help remove excess of oil layer from the skin and open up the pores. Acne bacteria
cannot thrive in oxygen laden environment.
Blend approximately one tablespoon orange peel with one tablespoon water. Apply
it to your face, let it dry for 10-15 minutes, and rinse it off with warm water.
You can also use this on other parts of your body that are suffering from acne,
including your back and chest.
Make a paste of finely ground oatmeal. Fresh paste gives better result than refrigerated
concoction. This is one of the simplest and very effective acne facials. Oat has
good oil absorption capacity.
Yogurt Honey Mix
Both these are good antioxidants and can be used on any type of skin. Mix in equal
quantities to form a paste. Additionally, apple skin and apple pulp can also be added.
Cucumber and rose water
Blend half a cup of sliced cucumber with 1 teaspoon of rose water. Add one or two
drops of lavender oil. Use the paste as acne facial.
If nothing is at hand, pick out aloe extract and spread it. Let it dry; keep it overnight
if you wish.
Paste made of baking soda and water will help remove toxins like excess oil and debris
of extraneous matter clogging the skin pores.
Above acne facials are applied after cleaning your face with a mild liquid soap and
warm water. Dab dry your face. Gently spread the facial preparation in circular leaving
out the areas around your eyes. Allow it to dry. Remove after about half an hour
to an hour washing with mildly warm water.
If you prefer you can do this more professionally like giving your facial skin a
gentle steam exposure after cleansing your face; allow the skin to cool to room temperature.
Apply acne facial like sandalwood or clay paste that removes oily layer first following
which a paste of natural ingredients is gently massaged. The total effect is to remove
debris and oily layer as well as soothe facial skin.
Acne facials will help prevent acne condition if done properly and timely. There
is no alternative to taking care of your skin. Also, factor in healthy diet and at
least 8 glasses of water daily. Do not allow your skin to turn oily. Remember, the
condition of your skin speaks volumes about your inner health.