Zits are mainly caused due to the excessive production of sebum, a type of oil generated by the sebaceous glands. The sebum blocks the hair follicles and the pores of the skin with oil, dead skin and bacteria. This creates a protrusion on the skin known as acne, zits, blackheads or white heads.
A paste made of lentils and curd with a few drops of margosa juice can be an effective remedy to treat pimples or zits.
Washing the skin with green gram flour helps clean the skin and also helps bleach the face.
Honey , sandalwood, olive oil mixture can help soothe dry skin.
Toothpaste For Pimples
The ingredients in toothpaste tend to dry your skin, which clears up the acne if left on the skin for a period of time.
1. Wash your face with a gentle cleanser, or water and pat dry, Do not rub.
2. Make sure you have toothpaste not gel. Apply to the acne and surrounding areas.
3. Leave the treatment on for 30-60 minutes or overnight.
4. Wash your face with lukewarm water.
5. Apply a moisturizer in a circular or left-to-right motion to your face.
Green Tea And Pimples
Green tea has proved to be anti-bacterial that reduces inflammation, decreases hormone activity, capable of killing the potentially deadly Staphylococcus Aureus and the bacteria that cause Bacterium acne.
Green tea’s antioxidants have been shown to be highly beneficial to acne prevention. These antioxidants help your body to fight against free radicals that cause damage to cells and tissues in your body. Green tea therapy is less toxic and has fewer or no side effects as compare to other drug based products. Simply putting green tea bags on the face can work quite rapidly.
Pimples Cure At Home
Mix the below ingredients into a smooth paste;
1/2 a cup of baking soda (or flour)
1/2 a cup of water
2 slices of cucumber or apple
1 Tbsp. of honey
Apply the paste on the affected area and allow to dry. Wash off with warm water and pat dry with a clean cloth.