Acne prone skin is one of the absolute worst things to have. As if the acne breakouts weren’t bad enough on their own, they leave behind scars to mark their territory. Fortunately, though, we have come up with a number of effective solutions for smoothing out acne scars and making your skin as soft and smooth as possible. You will have work on these remedies and tips regularly and find out which one suits you the best but rest assured, these are some of the best natural remedies:
7 Natural & Effective Ways to Get Rid of Acne Scars
Orange peel is a very rich source of vitamin C which is one of the best supplements there is that can help in promoting collagen growth. Collagen maintenance can help with repairing scars of the skin and improving elasticity.
Simply dry some orange peels, grind them into a fine powder, mix it with some honey to make a fine paste and apply it on your skin. Wash it off with warm water when it dries.
Lemons have many amazing properties that help in the healing of acne scars. First of all, lemon zest and juice contain vitamin C which we have determined is an excellent agent for skin repair. Other than that lemon is also a bleaching and astringent fruit which makes it helpful in tightening the skin and leaving it bright.
Aloe Vera is also amazing for repairing the skin as well because of its reparative properties. It is also the best natural moisturizer there is. So not only will it reduce the appearance of scars on your face, it will also leave your skin feeling soft and smooth.
Turmeric is a miracle spice all over in South Asia. It is said to treat any skin problem effectively and we can vouch for it to be true after experiencing it for ourselves.
You can make an excellent face mask using turmeric, gram flour, and milk. You can also ditch the milk and simply apply a paste of turmeric and milk on your face to see instant results.
Vitamins A, C, and E supplements are absolutely phenomenal cures for acne scars. You can take them in with food or you can apply it on your skin directly.
There has also been some research linking vitamin B 5 for acne to be a potentially effective cure.
Coconut oil is an excellent moisturizer for the skin and also acts as highly effective carrier oil for all essential oils. Simply mix coconut oil with your choice of essential oil (lavender oil is great for scars) and apply to the affected area. Wash it off after 15-20 minutes.
Baking soda acts as a highly effective chemical exfoliant for the face. Simply mix it in with some water to make a paste, apply to your face, let it dry and wash it off.
Sania Arshad is a finance student, yet her life is as colorful as it can be. She is an avid reader, an opportunist, goT enthusiast and the youngest one in the family of 11. She shares her beauty tips and much more on www.saniaarshad.com.
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