Tips on Treating Acne
Whether you have severe acne or just a few pimples, this
article helps you prevent blemishes and tells you how to keep your skin
clear and beautiful. It lists some great home remedies and also products
that work wonders to clear up your skin.
by Jenni J., http://www.fitnessandfreebies.com
Never go to bed without washing your face. Your skin will heal itself most
while you are sleeping. If you have leftover makeup and dirt from that day
on your face, you could wake up with some nasty acne. Do not use soap on
your face as this can irritate your skin. Use a gentle but effective,
quailty facial cleanser. In addition, never sleep with your face directly on
the pillow. The oils and dirt from your hair get on the pillow and then
resting your face on the pillow may make you breakout the next morning. Do
not pick the pimples on your face or try to squeeze them. This usually
causes you to push the pimple into your skin, making healing time even
Avoid This Combination
Applying make-up over blemishes can only make the condition worse. The pores
become clogged more than they already are and the ingredients in make-up can
cause irritation leading to even more blemishes. Save the make-up for a very
special occasion and remove it as soon as possible.
Definitely use a benzoyl peroxide or salicyic acid cleanser to fight
pimples. A very good product for washing your face is Proactive Solution. It
gets rid of that acne within a week, in most cases!
Tips for Getting Rid Of Existing Acne
Here are some great tips and home remedies on getting rid of acne you
Cleanse the skin with a benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid cleanser, apply
an alphy hydroxy, and then use a toner. Then use an acne fighting medication
to the skin along with a moisturizer.
To dry out a pimple overnight, try using toothpaste
(not gel) directly on the zit. This should help dry it out overnight.
A great face mask is to use the white part of an egg and apply it to your
face for about 15 minutes. The vitamin A in the whites is also good for your
The egg white is also a great overnight remedy, but
just use a Q-tip to dab on the egg-white directly to the pimple.
To rid redness from an inflamed zit, use Visine
eyedrops and apply to the red spots.
Another way to get rid of redness: try hydrocortisone
cream or pop two Advil.
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