Acne: fighting at home
 We all know the problem from school: someone from my own experience, as someone friends and family have suffered or are suffering from this disease. It generates complexes interfere with private life. So I want to suggest a few simple recipes for the treatment of acne.

What can cause this disease? These are: predisposition, bacteria, hormones, enlarged pores, even stress. By the way, men suffer from these lesions more often than women.

Most often, the rash can be found on the face, back, shoulders. It should be noted no chocolate, no coffee too have no such direct relation to the appearance of acne. Unless you do not have allergies to these foods.

One of the best acne treatment option - the use of natural ingredients: herbs, vegetables, fruit, clay, etc. They have proven effective over the years. So do not ignore the popular recipes. Therapy should include masks, scrubs, wiping, and cleansing of the body. Let's start with the masks.

Masks against acne

Masks not only cleanse your skin and pores, and fed them with vitamins and help maintain balance. Below is a simple and effective means. Remember that it is not necessary to make a mask more than 2 times a week, so as not to disturb the natural functions of the skin.

Garlic mask.   Take 8 cloves of fresh garlic and chop them so as to obtain slurry. Apply to face, avoiding the eye area. Leave for 15 minutes. Rinse with water and apply moisturizer.

Mask against acne.   Mix baking soda, bran and water so as to obtain a paste. Apply on face and leave for 15 minutes. Rinse with a special solution. To do this, mix 1 part apple cider vinegar and 8 parts water.

Mask against acne - 2.   Mix 1 tablespoon peanut butter with the same amount of lemon juice. Apply on the face every day to prevent acne, redness and relapse.

Almond Mask.
2 tbsp milk
4 things. almonds
1 tbsp orange juice
1 capsule of vitamin A.

First, soak almonds in water and then crush it with a grinder or blender and add milk. Now pour the orange juice and squeeze out the vitamin capsules. Mix well. Apply to face and neck for 20 minutes and rinse with water.

Herbal mask.   Take a bag of herbal tea, or simply dried herbs (calendula, chamomile, celandine, etc.). Pour the warm water and let stand for a while. Then apply the soaked grass on the face for 3 minutes and rinse with warm water, then wipe dry. This mask will help reduce the redness of the skin and make it smoother.

Oatmeal mask.   Mix crushed oatmeal with enough rose water and apply on cleansed face. Leave for 15 minutes and then rinse with warm water.

Honey mask.   Heat a little honey and apply on problem areas. Leave on for 15-20 minutes and rinse with water.

Potato mask.   Grate a potato and apply on face. This mask is not only struggling with acne, but as well to remove scars. In addition, it is effective in the fight against wrinkles.

The mask of green tea.   Take an ordinary green tea and brew in the usual way. Drink tea, tea leaves and apply on face for 15-20 minutes. Green tea - a natural antioxidant, it helps to get rid of blackheads.

Protein mask.   Whisk the egg white and apply on face for 15 minutes. Vitamin A, which it contains, has a positive effect on the skin. By the way, it gives the effect of light lifting.

We should not forget to clean the skin. For these purposes, use scrubs, lotions, foams, etc. You can use commercially available tools, and you can prepare them at home, while not spending a lot of manpower and resources.

Peeling for problematic skin

Strawberry Scrub
100 g strawberries
2 tsp milk powder
1 tsp lemon juice.

Mash strawberries. Mix, the resulting puree with lemon juice and powdered milk. Scrub ready. Apply to face and neck. After 15 minutes, rub your face with your fingers and rinse with warm water mixed with lemon juice. Then rinse with cold water.

Scrub with sunflower oil
1 egg yolk
1 tsp sunflower oil
1 tsp dry yeast.

Mix well all the ingredients. Then apply on face for 20 minutes and rinse with warm water. But after 5 minutes, rinse the skin with cold water.

Banana Scrub
2 egg yolks
1 cup of almond oil
1 large banana.

Whisk the egg yolks and butter. Then, mash bananas and mix with the oil mixture. Scrub ready. Apply to face and neck. Leave on for half an hour, then rinse with water mixed with 1 tsp lemon juice. Then rinse with cold water.

Oatmeal Scrub
1 tbsp milk powder
1 tbsp oatmeal
2 tbsp lemon juice.

Thoroughly mix the ingredients and apply on face. Wait until the mixture dries on the face. Then rub your face with your fingers and rinse with water. Then rinse the skin with cold water.


Apple Lotion
1 tbsp apple juice
2 tbsp skim milk
1 tsp honey.

Mix the ingredients. Apply to the skin in circular motions and leave for 1-2 minutes. Then rinse with water.

Lemon Lotion
2 tbsp lemon juice
2 tbsp baking soda.

Take 2 tablespoons soda and an amount of juice to obtain a liquid paste. Apply on the skin for 1-2 minutes and rinse with water.

Apart from these options can be used infusions following herbs :

Daisies - clears.
Lavender - an antiseptic.
Yarrow - toxins.
Catnip - Antiseptic.
Thyme - kills germs.

Here's another a few tips for people who suffer from acne :

1.   Include in your diet more vegetables and fruits.

2.   Every day Drink 1 - 2 glasses of water with lemon. This mixture is perfectly cleanses the body of toxins, it kills germs and improves circulation.

3.   Take vitamin complexes. Make sure that they contain vitamin B5 and zinc. These ingredients help our skin to cope with acne.

4.   Follow chair. Ideally, you should go to the toilet once a day, one in the morning. If you have constipation, it may indicate a slagging of the body, which is bound to affect your skin.

5.   Wash your face 2 times a day, lightly salted water. It is best used for this purpose sea salt. Good for oily skin.

6.   Never go to bed, do not clean the face.

7.   Lemon juice, wipe the most problematic areas of the face and body.

8.   To narrow pores, wipe the face with ice for 10-15 minutes. This can be used not only water but also decoctions of herbs.

9.   You can use essential oils. Apply them directly on the pimples. For this is well suited oils of lavender, tea tree and rosemary.

10.   Well helps Clay combined with essential oils and herbal decoctions.

Remember that treatment should consist of comprehensive skin care and cleansing the body. Be patient and start your path to recovery. Try to change the options of masks, through trial and error you can find the most effective means to care for your skin. Good luck to you!
Author: Vera Karabutova