Wow! Your friend is throwing a bash on her birthday and has also invited you. But, why you seem upset? If I’m not wrong, the reason of your distress is the acne scars on your face? Acne scars make your face hideous. But, you need not to worry! No…no, I don’t have any Aladdin ka Chirag, to solve your problem. But yes, I have some remedies, which you can try at your home and feel the magic.
1. Sandalwood and Rosewater
Prepare a paste by mixing sandalwood and rosewater. Apply it on the affected areas. After 1 hour, rinse off with water. It will soothe your skin and gradually remove the scars.
2. Olive Oil
Olive oil not just adds taste to your food, but also helps in making your skin flawless. Massage the affected areas with olive oil each day. This oil possesses moisturizing properties that help in reducing acne scars.
3. Ice Cubes
Ice cubes provide natural acne treatment. Take a clean piece of cloth and drape an ice cube in it. Rub it on scars for 10-15 minutes each day. It’ll make your skin smoother.
4. Aloe Vera
Aloe vera has a magical ability, to heal scars and wounds. Apply the aloe vera juice on scars, on a regular basis. Slowly but surely, it will erase the sign of acne scars.
5. Lemon Juice
Dip cotton ball in lemon juice, and apply it on the areas which is most affected. Let your skin absorbs the juice, and then wash with water. It lightens the dark acne scars and gradually, removes it.
Prepare a paste of fenugreek leaves and apply on the area. Alternatively, boil fenugreek seeds in water and let the solution cool down. Use this solution to erase scars.
Honey is also a natural moisturizer. Dip a cotton ball in honey, and apply it on your face. After 15 minutes, rinse it off with water.
For best results, you can add 1 teaspoon each of cinnamon and nutmeg in 1 tablespoon of honey. Apply it and after ½ an hour, rinse it with warm water.
8. Baking Soda
Mix baking soda and water in 1:2 ratios. Massage your skin with this paste, using your fingers for one minute. After that, rinse with water.
Cut the tomato into two slices. Rub a slice directly on the scars. Alternatively, you can mix tomato and cucumber pulp, to get rid of scars. It also trims down blackheads.
10. Gram Flour
Take 2 teaspoons of gram flour in a bowl. Add 1 teaspoon each of buttermilk (use raw milk, if buttermilk is not available) to the gram flour. Also, add a pinch of turmeric powder in this mixture. Massage your face with this mixture and after 15 minutes, wash with water.
Practice the above given tips, and I am sure, you needn’t have to hide your face.