Skin blemishes can ruin your appearance. Most teenagers have acne and skin blemishes on their face at some point during their lives. Many adults also have spots on their face. In this article, you will find effective methods to have healthy skin, without marks, scars or blemishes.
20 Ways To Get Rid of Acne Scars/ Marks
1. Baking Soda
Baking Soda is an excellent and very popular method to get rid of acne scars naturally as it helps unclog pores and eliminates the bacteria that cause pimple/ acne. It helps in the exfoliating process of the skin. Simply make a paste of baking soda and water. Apply this mixture on your acne scars, and let it stay for 2-3 minutes, then wash your skin thoroughly.
2. Tomato Mask
The tomato is excellent for the skin and its face mask help in getting rid of scars and acne blemishes. To use, rub half of a tomato into its scars, leave for 20 minutes and then rinse. This will clear the skin.
3. Aloe Vera
Aloe Vera is excellent for the skin. Use aloe vera juice/gel to the face. Leave it on for 5 minutes and then rinse. This will remove stains on the face leaving your skin soft and shiny.
4. Cucumber Juice
Cucumber has a very cooling and soothing effect on the face. Apply the Cucumber on the face or just massage your face with cucumber slices. Cucumber will refresh your skin and remove scars. Use cucumber to wash your face daily to keep your skin clean and smooth.
Honey is an excellent natural remedy to soften the skin and open the pores. Clean your face with warm water and, then dry. This will open the pores and allow honey to do its job.
Apply honey to the areas affected and massage your face gently. Leave it on for 15 minutes and wash the face with warm water. Dry the face, rub an ice cube all over your face or do a final rinse with cold water to close the pores.
Potato is very useful in clearing discoloration of the skin.It has bleaching properties that help in fading scars. Rub a potato slice gently into the mark and around the face, leave for 10 minutes and rinse.
7. Lemon, Honey, Almond, and Milk
Mix 1 tablespoon of lemon juice, honey, almond oil and milk in a bowl. Mix well and apply on face, leave for 15 minutes and then rinse. This clears and removes acne marks and blemishes. This paste can also be used to remove Sun tan.
8.Tea Tree Oil
Tea tree oil contains natural properties that can reduce surgical and acne marks gradually. It does so by increasing blood flow to the affected area , thus fastening the process skin regeneration.
9. Turmeric and Lemon
Turmeric has anti-inflammatory qualities can target cleanse your skin pores and calm the skin. Apply a mixture of lemon juice and turmeric once a week to remove your acne marks, blemishes, and scars and lighten your skin.
10. Lemon Juice
Simply take a cotton ball, put with a little lemon juice, and massage into your acne scars thoroughly. Leave the juice for about 20 minutes and then rinse with warm water.
11. Orange Peels
Oranges are excellent for the skin. You can drink orange juice for healthy skin and use the peel to make a face mask. Grind the shells with a little water to make a paste and apply the mixture for 15 minutes, then rinse.
12. Honey, Yogurt, and Lemon
Take Honey, Yogurt, and Lemon in equal amount and mix well. Apply this paste on the scars of the face, and leave it for 15 minutes and then rinse.
13. Papaya and Milk
To use papaya for removing stains, make a mixture of milk and papaya, and gently massage on the face. Leave on for 20 minutes and then rinse with water.
Take some boiled carrots and mash them. Apply this paste over your face. Let 15 to 20 minutes and then rinse with milk. This will remove scars and blemishes.
15. Cardamom and Lemon
Take cardamom powder and mix with a few drops of lemon juice. Apply on spots and acne marks. Leave it for 10 minutes and rinse with water.
16. Almond and Milk
Soak almonds in a cup of milk overnight. The next morning, make to a thin paste by grinding and apply this mixture on the affected areas. Leave it on for 25 minutes and then wash your face thoroughly. You can use this as a face mask on regular basis.
17. Water of Roses and Lemon
Rose water works very well for all skin types. Mix rose water and lemon juice evenly and apply this mixture on the face. Leave for 15 to 20 minutes and then rinse with water.
18. Strawberries and Vinegar
Make a paste of 2 strawberries with vinegar and apply this on stains and marks, leaving overnight. Rinse with water the next day. It works well to remove facial marks and blemishes.
19.Sandalwood and Water
Apply a paste of sandalwood powder and water on the face and leave until it dries. Then rinse with water. This is the simple and effective method for the treatment of blemishes and marks on the skin.
20. Garlic & Honey
Garlic due to its antibacterial properties is a natural remedy for acne & its scars. Mix half a spoon of garlic in one tablespoon of honey and mix them well. Apply the past on the scar and leave it for 20 minutes. If you find irritation from garlic, then dilute the mixture even further. This paste of Garlic and honey will also prevent future acne by removing any bacteria from the skin.