Acne treatments are aplenty and so is acne a common occurrence. Acne leaves scars which aren’t very appealing for most people to have and natural treatments at home are helpful. These treatments along with the dudu osun black soap make a great combination to solve the scars.
You can always use the following treatments for your skin and scars.
1. Aloe Vera
Aloe vera is a great moisturizing agent. Moisture is key to get your scars right. Aloe vera is known to have great healing properties too. It helps with the reduction in swelling and redness. Aloe vera is a great astringent as well, so it cleans out the extra oil and dirt from your face.
2. Coconut Oil
Coconut oil is pretty much great for everything, have a cut, apply coconut oil, tummy ache? It is rich in omega fatty acids, which penetrates your skin and rejuvenates it. It also helps your skin heal faster. You can dab a little coconut oil in a few spots you wish to focus on.
3. Baking Soda
Baking soda is a great pH level balance. It also an amazing natural exfoliate. It is perfect because it isn’t as abrasive as a normal facial scrub and also helps your scar heal faster because it removes dead skin cells. Take two parts water and one-part baking soda and scrub gently. This can also be followed by a gentle cleanse with the dudu osun soap.
Garlic is known to have healing properties. For centuries people have used it to treat infections and also help the body’s immune system. Garlic has oregano sulfur compounds which are known to have anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties. Many people chew whole pieces of garlic, have it on toast or make a drink of it. But always be careful garlic is also a natural blood thinner, so too much of garlic can cause you to have health issues as well as heartburn.
5. Green Tea
Green tea is a powerhouse of antioxidants. It has these group of polyphenol antioxidants called catechins in high concentration. Acne is caused by the presence of extra sebum and natural oils in a person’s body. Antioxidants are helpful in cleaning out the pores and controlling the number of breakouts. These antioxidants also help in cleaning out open acne pores. Green tea also helps in reducing inflammation.
6. Honey & Turmeric
Honey and turmeric are most widely used remedy by most people for everything from cough and cold to having bad skin. Turmeric and honey are basically the remedy for every ailment possible. A mixture of the two applied all over your face can and will work wonders because it has anti-microbial and cleansing properties. You can use the dudu osun black soap to wash off the turmeric and honey mixture.
Oatmeal is not just great for your porridge. It has gorgeous antioxidants which helps in getting rid of dryness, itchiness, inflammation. It gently exfoliates and helps in reducing acne scars as well. The active- zinc in oatmeal makes sure your acne causing bacteria is given the punch, thus making your skin cleaner.
8. Rose Water & Sandalwood
Rose water and sandalwood paste is a great combination. This can be applied as a pack on the face or put on your acne marks. It works great both ways. We do recommend a full-face mask because it adds to your skin’s glow and cleanses your skin deeply.
Acne can be a constant issue if not addressed properly. These remedies clubbed with the Dudu osun uk soaps are going to work wonders on your skin. Along with these remedies always make sure you cleanse your skin well. An astringent works wonders for your skin which is oily and is prone to acne. Make sure you drink more water. Use non oily lotions. Clean your acne scars or acne prone areas constantly, these ensure that your pores are clean, and the incidences of acne lessen. Acne also spreads if you keep touching the affected area, so we advise you to stop touching the affected area. Always, sterilize your make up brushes and make sure you avoid using someone else’s make up.