Acne Scar Remedies Straight From The Kitchen
Tea tree oil: An Australian study once discovered that this popular oil used to remove and stop the growth of bacteria is just as effective as 5 percent benzoyl peroxide. Like other antimicrobials, tea tree oil should be daily to prevent infections like acne, clogged pores, and dirt build-up, all which lead to scarring and pitting.
Honey Facial Recipe
Also called the “Burning Mask,” this recipe contains several ingredients that address both blemishes and scars. In fact, sites like Buzzfeed and Babble have been raving over this recipe for several years. When combined with cinnamon, nutmeg and lemon juice, this mask can be lethal! Try on this recipe for size…
1/2 teaspoon organic cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
1 teaspoon raw honey
2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice
Combine and mix the ingredients until they create a thick paste.
Apply and let sit for 30 minutes (10 minutes for sensitive skin). Be advised, the solution may create a burning sensation for the first 5 minutes.
Rinse with lukewarm water and moisturize.
Keep in mind, these tips are just part of a bigger picture. The path to a healthier, brighter, more even skin tone also involves drinking plenty of water, following a balanced diet, using gentle skincare products, saying NO to picking at your skin and protecting it from the sun.