Our skin can suffer from a variety of ailments, including acne. The latter mainly affects the face with acne eruptions such as pimples and blackheads but can spread to the back and chest. When there is an excess of sebum, the sebaceous glands of the skin become blocked; this results in the spread of bacteria that cause the notorious red pimples. What is the solution to this skin condition?
Every woman is looking for clear, sublime skin and will never be proud of dull, acne-prone, and faded skin. Acne is the main enemy of women and adolescents in general, especially boys; it concerns 15 million French people. Psychological suffering can even result, especially since it can last until the age of 20 or 30 years.
Also, most resort to drug treatments and cosmetic products that remain painful or too expensive. However, natural alternatives exist to fight acne effectively and in record time. Remedies based on jojoba oil, honey, cinnamon, turmeric, and shea butter, have proven their effectiveness in treating even the most resistant acne, provided you follow the natural treatment, regularly for more. ‘efficiency. Moreover, this treatment was followed by a model from Los Angeles named Brianna Lopez, to cure her severe acne.
- Jojoba oil
Jojoba oil is a liquid wax obtained from the jojoba seed. This oil is composed of periodic esters and it is rich in unsaponifiable. It, therefore, has beneficial effects on all skin types, especially acne-prone skin. This sebum-regulating oil creates a non-greasy layer on the skin to hydrate it but also:
- To regulate the pH of the skin
- To heal and repair the texture of the skin
- To regulate sebum in order to avoid the proliferation of bacteria
- To nourish and hydrate the skin.
- Reduce inflammation and skin infections
Cinnamon contains starch, proanthocyanidin oligomers, and cinnamaldehyde and eugenol. All these compounds allow it to fight effectively against the germs and bacteria responsible for acne and also have considerable antioxidant power. Be careful, reactive, or very sensitive skin should avoid using it.
Turmeric derives its benefits from compounds in the rhizomes of Curcuma longa or Curcuma domestica. It also contains flavonoids and phenolic compounds as well as curcumin. All these compounds give it the property of anti-inflammatory on the skin.
Honey is full of calcium, iron, potassium, phosphorus, essential amino acids and phytonutrients, with protective properties for the skin and the body. It is the beauty ally par excellence; it acts as an antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, and skin regenerator. It actually accelerates the healing of it which is caused by the traces of acne.
- Shea butter
Shea butter contains vitamin A and E, latex phytosterols, and monounsaturated fatty acids which give it a quality of moisturizer, repairer, and regenerator of skin scars.
1 st step: Facial cleansing:
Jojoba oil, preferably organic, should be applied all over the face and all parts of the body that have an acne problem and gently massage with movements until complete penetration of the oil. Then wipe off with a warm towel or washcloth.
2 nd Step: Applying the mask:
Prepare a face mask with:
- 2 teaspoons of honey, preferably organic
- ½ teaspoon of organic cinnamon
- ½ teaspoon of organic turmeric
Mix everything, apply on the face, and let sit for an hour then rinse with lukewarm water. This mask is to be applied twice a week. It helps protect the skin against aggression from makeup products.
3 rd step: Hydration
Hydration is essential to refresh the skin and make it more radiant. To do this, there is nothing better than rose water. Dab your skin with this solution. After drying, apply raw shea butter to acne spots on the face, especially at night before going to bed.
This treatment should be followed for about thirty days for more effectiveness.
- Adopt a healthy lifestyle such as a balanced diet which is essential for having beautiful skin.
- Avoid alcohol and tobacco which can make acne problems worse.
- Avoid scratching the pimples to avoid scarring and the growth of bacteria.
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