Acne is something every high school boy as well as girls fear. With onset of puberty acne begin to appear generally on the forehead, cheeks and chin. This not only is painful but makes the person feel horrible and self conscious too. No body likes Acne. In many cases Acne continues even as a person grows up into adulthood. But today there are several products that are available in the market with a wide range of pricing that promise cure for your Acne. They not only promise to cure within a few days but also confirm that they can prevent acne in future. But then you have got to try them out to believe it.
Well not everyone goes in to try the ready made products. What they all try is to ask their mothers and grand mothers for the time tested home remedies and solutions that really work and you don’t need to look any further.
First you have got to change your diet and include plenty of nutrition rich foods like fish, diary products, fruits and greens. The Omega-3 and Omega-6 present in the foods helps clear the pores of the skin and remove the secretions and dust thereby allows the skin to breath and glow.
Acne on the face leads to bacterial infection and this can be very painful. To fight bacterial infection you would need to increase the intake of sulfur in your diet. Raw onions and garlic contains the ingredients that help you fight the infection. Many people even crush some raw garlic and scrub their face at night to ward off the bacteria.
The biggest enemy of your face is the oily skin which gives rise to Acne formation. Therefore it should be your endeavor to always keep your face free of oil and secretions. It is quite easy for you to prepare a face pack at home with the natural yogurt mixed with oatmeal. Apply this on your face and leave it for a few minutes before rinsing it off with warm water. It will absorb the excess oil from your skin.
You can make your own natural astringent and cleanser at home and use it to apply on your face so that you are able to maintain a clean skin. Take a few tea bags and a table spoon of dried basil. Add these to a bowl of water and boil the water with the ingredients for about ten to twenty minutes. When it cools down you can apply it on your face with the help of a cotton ball and clean your entire face with it.
There is yet another easy to make and effective home recipe for you to try out. Take a bowl and pour one table spoon of honey. To this add one teaspoon full of cinnamon powder and mix it to form a smooth paste. Now you can apply this paste to your face and leave it for a few hours before washing it off with warm water. Your skin begins to glow after this wash.
These easy to follow and effective home remedies can help you ward off your Acne problem. Besides all these it is also important and a must for you to drink plenty of water all the time.