Sometimes, in our normal attempts to appear presentable before the rest of the world, we apply skin oil onto our faces. This skin oils may at times plug in with the roots of hair that grow naturally on our face, and together with dead skin cells, end up resulting in the formation of bumps, blackheads and pimples on our face . These appearances are called acne.
Ridding ourselves of acne may cause appearance of scars on our face because of the adopted method of ridding these scars.
Here are 10 ways we can resolve the scars so they heal naturally
Restore your original skin using Aloe Vera extracts.
Aloe Vera is known for its skin healing and skin restoration properties. So it is usually used to treat various skin problems, including age acne. Get the plant; boil it in water for 10-20 minutes to extract the active ingredients. Store the solution derived for daily use. Gently rub a little fresh Aloe Vera on the age spots. Let it sit on the skin for about 30 minutes until soaked in. It is so gentle that there is no need to wash it off. Repeat this remedy twice in a day and within a month you will notice old age spots fading away
Re-bleach your skin with a baking soda.
Use of this product may cause slight irritation (or general irritation) depending on person to person skin tolerance. However, there is no question regarding its effectiveness in removing acne. Simply mix baking soda and water to make a thick paste, scrub your face with the pasty mixture, wash it off and dry the area thoroughly, lastly, apply a petroleum based jelly on the area such as Vaseline. Do this daily for a few weeks until you see change that is satisfactory to your preference.
Re-bleach your skin with a Potato.
Unlike baking soda, potatoes have a gentler anti-bleaching capacity. They are suitable for situations where your face is too sensitive for the more abrasive baking soda. Simply rub a thin slice of potato on your underarms. Do this daily for a few weeks until you see change that is satisfactory to your preference.
Re-bleach your skin with peeled-out orange skins.
In this case, simply follow the procedure as in Aloe Vera.
Combine coconut oil with peeled-out orange skins (in little portions), to form a mild bleaching agent and massage your face.
Combine yogurt with pure honey (in little portions of course), to form a mild bleaching agent and apply.
Bleach you skin, or more correctly, re-bleach your face with a cucumber. Simply rub a thin cucumber slice on your face. Do this once or twice.
Re-bleach your skin with a lemon.
To remove acne and lighten your face, massage a lemon block on the skin for a few minutes. Leave the juice on your skin for about 10 minutes and then wash the area thoroughly.
Combine turmeric powder, lemon juice and cucumber (in little portions of course), to form a potent bleaching agent and apply.
Combine baking soda with lemon juice (in extra- little portions of course), to form a potent bleaching agent and apply.