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Natural Treatments for Acne Skin

Surprisingly, there are several natural treatments for acne skin that you can prepare at home. Common foods and ingredients, such as grapes, cucumbers, oatmeal, and yeast, can be turned into acne home remedies and facial masks. Keep your skin healthy, glowing and moisturized, by preparing a homemade facial mask for acne skin.

Here we suggest the best 5 natural treatments for acne skin.


Grape Cleanser

For preparing this easy facial cleanser, all you need is a few fresh grapes. Cut the grapes in half and gently rub the flesh over your clean face and neck. Leave it on for about 2-3 minutes, and then rinse with cool water.

Cucumber Face Mask

Blend one small cucumber with 1 cup of oatmeal into a paste. Combine 1 teaspoon of the paste with 1 teaspoon of yogurt and then apply it to your face. Leave it on for about 30 minutes, and then rinse with lukewarm water.

Yeast and Yogurt Mask for Oily Skin

Yeast and yogurt mask is really helpful for oily skin, which is prone to acne. With this natural treatment, it can reduce excess oil and help clear acne. Mix 1 teaspoon of brewer’s yeast with a little amount of plain yogurt to get a thin mixture. Apply this mixture on the oily areas and leave it on for about 15 – 20 minutes. First rinse with warm water and then with cold water to close the pores.

Oatmeal Face Mask

Oatmeal has natural soothing properties, and preparing  a homemade oatmeal facial mask can help clear acne. Mix 2 teaspoons of oatmeal with 1 teaspoon of baking soda, add some water to make a paste. Apply the paste gently all over your face and smoothly rub it in. Afterward, rinse with lukewarm thoroughly.

Turmeric Face Mask

This natural treatment is very easy to prepare. You can find turmeric at spice markets. Combine ½ cup of chickpea flour with 2 teaspoons of turmeric mask, sandalwood powder, and ghee (clarified butter) or almond oil, and then add some water to make a paste. Apply this home made remedy all over the face and leave it on for about 5 – 10 minutes. Then rub with gentle pressure to remove all the paste, and rinse with lukewarm water. It is interesting fact that brides in India traditionally use a turmeric mask before their wedding for beautiful skin.

Natural treatments for acne skin can help in revitalizing your skin and help clear acne. All the ingredients for preparing home made face masks can be easily found in your kitchen, so try one or more of these treatments and see which one is the best for your skin.

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