Herbal Remedies for Acne

Acne is a skin problem occurs at adolescence. In this skin disease skin become red with blackheads, whiteheads, pimples and large papules. In some people it resolves with age and sometime it doesn’t.

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Click Here Home Remedies(Herbs,Fruits and Vegetables) for Acne

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Herbal treatment

Acne can be treated by herbal remedies and it is the save way to get rid of the acne instead using chemical products and making it even worse. Try these herbs for your acne treatments which are as follows:

Sandalwood

This herb cleans out all the acnes from the deep. It removes all the oil from it and moisturizes the skin. It also treats the toughest acne marks from skin by killing all germs and bacteria and makes skin shiny and beautiful.

Lavender

The property of this herb is to remove the oil from the skin and kill bacteria and germs which are the cause of acne.

Dandelion

It removes all the bacteria from the skin which is the reason of acne and leaves smooth clean skin behind. The presence of zinc, vitamin A, B, C and D give the skin herbal treatment against the acne.

Aloe Vera

This herb is blessed with the healing properties of skin problems like infection, dryness, acne etc. It pulp is applied on skin and within a minute it treats the acne skin. It makes skin clean and as fresh as new. Its usage as sun block prevents acne.

Calendula

 

This herb recovers the damage caused by acne on skin and kills all bacteria which are the causes of it. Calendula is in use from many years to treat acne and skin related problems.

Neem

Neem is one the herb which is used for almost all kind of skin related problems and especially acne. It has been in used from centuries because of its extreme power of healing and killing the germs and bacteria.

Chamomile

 

It helps in treating acne and also the pain and inflammation caused by them. The presence of azulenes is what makes it highly workable on the acne skin.

Juniper

This herb is in use from many years as skin care product. Its natural property of killing germs and bacteria which causes acne makes it a useful herb. It removes the acne and brings back the skin’s real beauty.

Burdock root

This herb removes all the impurities from the blood and makes it clean which automatically starts removing the acnes.

 

Other than herbs

Following steps are also very important to cure the acne problems. Don’t forget that just sitting around and doing nothing won’t treat your acne, you have to work a little to achieve your goal. Other steps to cures acne are given as follows:

  • Wash face twice a day
  • Drink plenty of water
  • Maintain diet
  • Don’t eat too much spicy food
  • Do relaxing exercises
  • Avoid tension or stress
  • Take dairy products on minor level
  • Avoid eating too many chocolates
  • Sleep well
  • Eat healthy food

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Causes of acne

Acne causes because of many reasons but it doesn’t mean that it can’t cure – but first we should know how it is caused. The reasons for it are as follows:

  • Eating too much junk food
  • Genetic inheritance
  • Allergies
  • Changes in hormones
  • Oily skin
  • Medication
  • Constant worry
  • Skin get irritated by rubbing of clothes
  • Sweating
  • Excessive intake of spicy food

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About Jing Guo Wang

TCM professor of Shanghai University of Tradional Chinese Medicine.She has 30 years of clinical experience at applying traditional Chinese medicine, acupuncture and other therapies in the treatment of a variety of vertigo, headache, neurasthenia, hypertension, neck pain and periarthritis of shoulder.