Logo Background
Blue Theme Green Theme Pink Theme Black Theme Red Theme

» Acne Remedies

  • Basic preventive measures to prevent acne
    By Health Blog on April 17, 2010 | No Comments  Comments

    Acne is a fearful skin disorder that no teen will like to think about. Acne has a way of disrupting ones social life and hindering any form of entertainment because of the very ugly nature of the disease. The unfortunate thing of this skin disorder is that it cannot be avoided. It may start with tiny red bump on your face or this disorder may occur all over your body – and once you get it seems like it is going to stay with you for life.

    Home Treatment for Acne

    If you notice that you have some innocent looking bumps on your face, it could be the beginning of acne. From the moment you notice the bumps you should be very particular to keep the area very clean and free from oil and grease. This can be achieved by washing the affected area frequently like thrice a day with a mild skin cleaner that must NOT be perfumed. Harsh soaps and cleaners will leave the face completely free from oils that is also not recommended.

    After cleaning your face pat the skin dry taking care never to rub the skin with a towel or tissue. Rubbing the affected area will only cause redness and irritation. A good home cleansing routine should be carried out thrice a day with Benzoil peroxide. A generous amount of the cleaning agent on the tip of the finger can be applied on some areas of the face. After dabbing the cleanser on the face it can be spread gently to cover the entire face. Moisturizer can be applied about fifteen minutes later without ever washing the Benzoyl peroxide of the face.

    basic remedies for acne

    basic remedies for acne

    Important measures to be taken:

    • No matter how tempting the feeling of a good squeeze might be, never squeeze an acne pimple. Do not even scratch it otherwise it will leave a permanent scar.

    • As a rule never touch an acne affected area of your skin. If you have to touch the pimples, do so with a tissue not even with a handkerchief.

    Acne treatment is known to take millions of years, so have you should be prepared to spend a few patient weeks or a couple of months at least.

    Acne Treatment – Orally

    Oral acne treatment is another effective way to cure acne. This treatment requires the patient swallow tiny medicated pills that hopefully will resolve the issue. However, these pills may have to be changed frequently in order for the skin specialist to decide the best combination of antibiotics for the treatment of acne. This treatment varies from person to person.

    Using Contraceptive pills

    Contraceptive pills have been known to treat acne in women and very effectively too. A certain pill known as Diane has a certain ingredient ‘cyproterone acetate’ that is known to clear acne effectively.

    Popularity: 2% [?]