How to Get Rid of Pimples? You can Definitely Try these 11 Home Remedies

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In this era of fast-paced life, during a meeting, you have to make the best impression within seven seconds. And your face is the best part or shall we say, the representative of your body and character. Hmm! We can understand the thoughts in your mind. You seem to remember the proverb – Face is the Index of the mind. Right?

Now coming to the title of this article, Home Remedies To Get Rid Of Pimples, have you got pimples in the face? Are they robbing your positive energy in a meeting or family function? Well, you do not have to worry. Not anymore. In this article, we bring you the best home remedies with components found in a normal kitchen.

What are pimples?

Pimples can be best described as inflammations or skin lesions. They happen when the oil glands (or sebaceous glands) in the skin swell up due to the infection by bacteria. Do you know there are other names for pimples such as zits, spots, papules or pustules?

The skins contain glands known as sebaceous glands. They are present everywhere in the skin except the sole of the feet and palms. They secrete the oily or waxy substance known as sebum. In fact, it is sebum that maintains the oil balance in the skin to give a healthy appearance. In case of the abnormal function, there will be the negative symptom called as pimples.

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There are many branches of medicine, which share the same thoughts on pimples. In times of teenage, you should leave the pimples as they are. You should not pinch, cut nor do any action. The pimples may vanish as they have come. But in cases of severe pimples, it is advisable to seek the guidance of a skincare expert.

In case of adults above 25 years, if you have pimples, it is advisable to treat them immediately. Are you a bride on the verge of going to the aisle? Do you have pimples? Then this article of home remedies for pimples gives you best solution.

People of all ages and races can suffer from acne. This problem is more prevalent among teenagers and young adults. Usually, acne can affect a person more at the age of 11 to 30. It is very rare, that an individual in the age of forty or fifty can get affected by acne. It is a wrong myth, that as soon you reach the age of thirty, you are free from acne.

Now, will we look into some common home remedies?

1.Toothpaste

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Yes, we can see you bursting with laughter. But it is TRUE. All you need is the smallest amount of toothpaste and cotton swab. Wash the face with cold water till it becomes clean from dirt and other pollutants.

Procedure

By making use of the cotton swab, place toothpaste on the pimple.

Reason for cure

Its antibacterial properties help in eradicating the bacteria that causes pimples. This method proves effective for pimples on the face and other parts of the body such as arms and legs.

Duration of Treatment

To get better results, apply the toothpaste overnight. The treatment is effective for normal, oily and a combination of both skins.

2. Castor Oil

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People in South India, especially in the villages use this oil for health purposes. For pimples, you use three ingredients such as castor oil, water, and washcloth.

Procedure

  • Cleanse all affected areas with water. Pat them dry.
  • You can take the oil in a bowl and apply on the affected areas. Rub them on the facial skin for two to three minutes.

Reason for Cure

The oil pulls out every impurity, dirt and even bacteria. The top medicinal component, present in castor oil is ricinoleic acid. It makes the skin softer and also healthier.

Duration of Treatment

Let the oil remain in the face for more than an hour. Then you can wipe off with a warm wet washcloth. This home remedy treatment for pimples is effective for dry and normal skin.

Precaution

Apply first on a small patch of skin for a test. There are some people who suffer from redness of skin after application of castor oil.

3. Lemon Juice

Usually, people are more familiar with lemon juice. But in fact, lemons contain a high quantity of Vitamin C that can clean the skin.

Procedure

  • You can apply the juice on the skin. Leave it for an hour.
  • You can use a cotton swab, dip in pure lemon juice and apply on the pimples. Yet, ensure that you apply a small part of lemon juice to the affected area. You will feel a sharp sting on the skin. In case of a sharp reaction, dilute the mixture with one-fourth of water and then apply on the skin.

Reason for Cure

Vitamin C has antibacterial properties to help cure faster the problem of pimples. The bacteria get eradicated, yes, the same bacteria that can cause the skin to swell up and become a pimple.

Duration of Treatment

You can practice this Grandma’s simple remedies to get rid of pimples before going to bed.

Precaution

If you have a very sensitive skin, do not try this method. You can suffer from irritation, redness, and dryness.

4. Turmeric

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This powder, you can find in any kitchen in India.

Procedure

You can mix two teaspoons of turmeric powder with equal quantity of water for a smooth paste. You can put the paste on your entire face, and let it dry.

Reason for Cure

Turmeric has antiseptic properties from ancient times. You can find in various treatments for infections and negative skin conditions.

Duration

You can rinse off the paste on the skin after a quarter of an hour.

Precaution

This treatment is not followed for dry skins. You can use honey as an alternative.

5. Green Tea To Get Rid Of Pimples

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Do you know how to prepare tea? Then use the same procedure to prepare the green tea also.

Procedure

  • Take a bowl, two cups of water and bring it to a boil.
  • Mix two teaspoons of green tea leaves. Steep the leaves for five minutes.
  • For more effective treatment, you can add a teaspoon of honey after the mixture becomes warm.

Reason for Cure

The antioxidants in green tea have the ability to get rid of the free radicals in the body. It also regulates the hormonal balance. The positive changes bring about a change in the exterior skin making it a pimple free. Usually, green tea finds its place among the best home remedies for pimples. In fact, this method is effective for hormonal acne). Now, you know the natural treatment for pimples on the chin, cheeks, neck, and forehead.

Duration

You can relish this drink at least two to three times a day.

6. Steam

You can opt for Steam treatment for the skin at any given point in time.

Procedure

  • You can fill a big bowl with water. Take a large towel. Cover your face. Lean over to have the skin exposed to the hot vapors.
  • Rinse your face with cold water. After it becomes dry, do not forget to apply the oil-free moisturizer on the face.

Reason for Cure

This method is simple and effective for any skin at any time. As known to you, the hot vapor will open the pores. All the oil, bacteria, dirt in the pores (do they remain in a trapped position, I doubt) will be eliminated.

Duration

You can take part in this treatment for five minutes. Do not extend the treatment as you may suffer from suffocation and dizziness.

7. Cucumber

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You can find this ‘vegetable’ easily in the market.

Procedure

You can cut fresh cucumbers into pieces. Then put them in a bowl containing water. Use the water to wash your face.

Reason for Cure

Cucumber has abundant sources of vitamins (A, C and also E). It is also a rich source of potassium. Because of these ingredients, it gives a cooling effect to the skin.

You can also prepare a face mask by grinding the cucumber into a fine paste. Then apply it on the face. After 15 minutes, wash the skin with WARM water. Away goes the bacteria and dirt present in the pores to cause pimples.

8. Papaya

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Have you used skin care products? Then you can see papaya in the creams for pimple treatment.

Procedure

  • You can buy a small papaya. Then mash the flesh of papaya to make a paste. Then you can apply on the skin.
  • Or try the next method. You can crush the papaya, take the juice and apply on the pimples.
  • The best method is to mash papaya pieces and mix with honey. You can apply the mixture on the face. Now massage the affected parts gently. Leave the paste until it gets dry. Then you can wash your face.

Duration

You can leave the pack on the skin for thirty minutes. Then rinse the skin with cold water. You can use a moisturizer.

9. Garlic

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You can find garlic in a simple home kitchen. After all, it does add taste and a new aroma to any recipe.

Procedure

Take four to five garlic cloves, crush them and apply the juice. But you have to dilute the juice with equal quantity of water before applying on your skin. Leave for thirty minutes. In case of sensitive skin, refrain from using this method.

Reason for Cure

Garlic has abundant antibacterial properties. You can make the best use when you apply the slices directly on the skin. The sulfur present in garlic exhibits healing properties.

Duration

Agreed, your skin will definitely face a sharp sting, but it will be just for ten seconds.

10. Ice Cubes

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In recent times, every home has a refrigerator. So there will be no dearth of ice cubes. You can use ice cubes for reducing inflammation and appearance of blemishes.

Procedure

You can apply an ice cube in the trouble spots. The pores open, the bacteria gets eliminated. Remember, not to massage the ice cubes as you can spread the infection.

Reason for Cure

The blood circulation improves; The dirt and oil are eliminated from the opened pores.

Duration

You can practice the procedure for at least three minutes.

11. Coconut Oil

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No, we are not joking. We very well know that coconut oil is applied to the scalp for healthy growth of hair. But yes, coconut oil can also be applied to the face skin to eradicate pimples.

Procedure

  • You need to take four drops of coconut oil. Place it in a bowl. Make it warm.
  • You can apply to the affected areas, coconut oil with the fingertips. You can, in fact, massage them in a slow circular motion.

Reason for Cure

Coconut oil has hydrating properties. You can see coconut oil as one among the many ingredients in facial lotions and moisturizers. The antioxidants present in coconut oil help in skin cell regeneration.

Duration

You can leave the oil for ten minutes after applying on the face. For effective treatment, you can apply for the night.

We agree that the home remedies will not work for every person on this Mother Earth. but you can try them for no cost. In case of severe pimples, do not hesitate to seek the professional guidance of a dermatologist.

Are you a to-be bride? Do you need a professional treatment to get rid of pimples and also in need of other beauty treatments? Then, it is easy if you are in Bangalore. There are many companies which provide beauty parlor at home services in Bangalore.

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