Posts Tagged ‘acne’

How to Deal With Adult Acne

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012

Adult Acne, acne treatmentThere is not much difference between adult acne and pimples as far as the appearance is concerned. They are usually small in size and reddish white in color. The reasons for acne are different as compared to pimples but the formation mechanism is same. Since the trigger factors for acne are different adults shouldn’t try creams and products meant for teens to treat this condition.

  • Reasons For Adult Acne

Adult acne is usually caused by hormonal imbalance. Stress is a major reason for this hormonal imbalance. This could be mental or physical stress which could be causing the acne. The oil glands on our skin (pores) get clogged which leads to the formation of acne.

  • Treat Adult Acne At Home

Have a good and healthy diet. Make sure that you include a lot of fresh fruits and green leafy vegetables. Fiber in food is also very important for proper bowel movement and digestion. Have at least 10 glasses of water daily and keep your skin clean. You need to let your pores breathe. Keep stress at bay. Don’t bring work home go for a walk in the morning or evening. Take a swim or go for a spa massage to rejuvenate the mind and body. Listen to your favorite music and have at least 8 hours of sleep daily. A clean and neat lifestyle will also help. Keep your home dust free and you’ll feel better about yourself too. See a dermatologist to get a medicated (silicate base) face wash and cream to get rid of the problem permanently.

Getting Rid Of Acne Scars Using Natural Ingredients

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

Tips to treat Acne Scars, natural skin careWe are always concerned about our skin, especially about our faces. Pimples and acnes are common forms of skin irritations faced by people of almost all ages. Pimples are a problem faced by youngsters mostly whereas acne can be caused to people mostly after the age of 25.

The scars left behind by acne can be ugly and can look like freckles. Since acne can occur all over the face, scars left behind by acne, all over the face can diminish the beauty of your face. These scars can be reddish brown in color which is sometimes left behind for extended periods of time.

The natural way

Many people depend on various chemical creams, soaps and lotions for curing acne scars but sometimes they don’t work. You also might have to use it for a long time and many even develop allergies. So the best way to take care of acne scars is through natural remedies. Home made remedies usually have no side effects and thus are the safest. The skin on your face is very sensitive and that’s why you should be extra careful about using anything on your face.

Natural remedies for acne scars

• Take a bowl and mix equal parts of yoghurt, sour cream and oatmeal. Make a mixture out of this so that you can spread it evenly over your face. You should wait for 15 minutes before you clean the whole face with water.
• Apple cider vinegar if applied on the affected areas can show excellent results within less than a month.
You should also maintain a nutritious and healthy diet to have an overall healthy glowing skin.

Simple Steps to Cure Acne Fast

Sunday, September 2nd, 2012

cure acne fast, skin care acneAcne occurs because of various reasons. Mainly when the skin pores get clogged, people tend to have skin irritations and rashes. Oily surfaces on the skin and clogged pores lead to acne formation. People try a lot of remedies for acne starting from scientific treatments of skin at beauty and health clinics. They also try a lot medicated products. Makeup sure helps in covering up acne but they actually clog pores more. So don’t use foundation and other makeup products while you have acne.

Home remedies for acne

  • Have lots of water. Water helps flush out toxins from the body and that’s why as an adult you should have at least 8 to 10 glasses of water daily.
  • Keep your skin hydrated. Go for skin facial fruit packs like papaya packs as they help freshen up the skin, making it squeaky clean.
  • Including fruits in your diet is also necessary as they contain anti-oxidants. They are natural anti-ageing ingredients which are very helpful.
  • Keep your face clean. Always remove makeup before you sleep and make sure that you have enough sleep as well.

Sometimes acne occurs due to hormonal imbalance too. Medicated creams and face washes which are advised by a doctor should be used.  You can also take some hormone pills as given by the doctor to get rid of acne.

Having acne can affect one’s confidence in public too. So, just follow these simple tips and get fresh looking, acne-free skin in no time.