Are you even aware that some of the most common household products found in our homes can be some of the most effective and ingenious skin care treatments to treat acne?
Read on and be amazed at the unthinkable, yet realistic treatment approaches to acne, provided that one is not allergic or may have cause adverse effects on people with special skin conditions.
Acne can be the most troublesome visitor one can have, since it mostly comes at a time when you need it the least, which is everyday I suppose. But sometimes, it comes as an unwanted guest at the wrong times in out lives.
It may not be life threatening, but it sure can cause you a lot of embarrassment or sometimes make you lose confidence.
But don’t fret when it arrives and you run out of acne treatment in your medicine cabinet, since all you may need to do is scrounge up some household items that work as effectively yet temporarily, as some acne treatments in the market today.
Get a tablet of aspirin and crush it until to takes on a powder form, then with a few drops of water, dissolve the powered aspirin and apply the solution directly on the affected area, then leave it until it dries up. As it dries, rinse the face with warm water. Aspirin will surely shorten the life of the pimple.
You can also go to the freezer and get a couple of ice cubes, since ice cubes can be a quick remedy to concealing the zit. It is not a guaranteed cure, but it will reduce the swelling and the redness for a couple of minutes.
Another quick remedy for the pimple is applying a dab of white fluoride toothpaste on the affected area, since it has been proven to dry up the pimple quickly. It is ideal to apply toothpaste on the affected area before going to bed, leave it on and allow it to work its way overnight as you sleep. It can also be done during the day, for as long as you are planning to stay indoors the whole day.
Eye drops, especially one made of active tetrahydrozoline, which will help get rid of the soreness of the pimple, although it is not a cure to remove it. Just moisten an end of a cotton tip and dab it on to the pimple for a few seconds. You’ll start to see the redness vanish.
Neosporin, an antibiotic that treats mouth or skin sores, can also healp treat pimples. Just apply small amount of Neosporin on the affected part before going to be and see the effect of the bacteria starting to rapidly heal.
If you want to have a more natural treatment for pimples, try to use honey, since it has antibacterial properties that make it an effective yet gentle natural treatment for acne.
If the acne remains to be a perennial problem, honey can be used as a weekly face mask to treat or minimize pimples or acne.
By now you know some of the ingenious skin care treatments to treat and how to deal with acne and make you more aware that your kitchen cupboard may be holding more than just kitchen and cooking stuff.