In the current times, it is very important to make smart choices as far as skin care is concerned. With umpteen options helping you deal with skin problems, Ayurveda is definitely one amongst them. Over the years, this methodology has given us various holistic and easy ways to solve various skin and hair related problems. One common and highly irritating skin concerns comes in the form of pimples, so to say, they are the worst enemies for any girl.
Thus, to treat pimples, use Ayurveda as it includes simple, effective and basic remedies. Ayurvedic treatment for face, body and mind will help you achieve best results. Regardless of what remedy you use, always remember, if your skin is sensitive to one or some of the active natural ingredients then you should avoid using those remedies and opt for something else instead. If you pick the right ingredients and regularly apply these remedies, then the results will be outstanding.
Here we are providing you with some of the most recommended basic ayurvedic home remedies for pimples. These simple beauty tips for pimples will help you achieve clear, beautiful and gorgeous skin.
Basil or Tulsi paste:
Tulsi paste is great way to get rid of pimples when you use it on a regular basis. If you can’t get fresh basil, then you can grab a bottle of dried basil leaves from your local mall and steep it in warm water about 2-3 teaspoons such that a paste can be formed and use that on the face for about 10 minutes for 4-5 times a week.
Honey and Lemon Juice:
A mixture of honey and lemon juice is one of the simple yet effective homemade beauty tips for pimples treatment. Mix 1 tbsp of honey with 1 tbsp of freshly squeezed lemon juice and apply it on the pimples as well as on the spots left out by pimples. Do not however apply on aggravated pimples because it can cause severe burning sensation. Keep on for 10 minutes and wash off, while you continue this 5-6 times a week, you are bound to find effective results.
Dry Roast Cinnamon and Honey:
You can slightly dry roast cinnamon or dalchini, finely grind them to use it for pimples. Make a paste by mixing cinnamon with honey and apply it at least 5-6 times a week for about 10-15 minutes before washing off.
Margosa or Neem leaves:
Neem leaves are perfect for treating pimples. Make a paste of neem leaves and apply on the targeted pimples. If you cannot get fresh neem leaves, try to get some dried bottled neem leaves, steep for 10 minutes in warm water and use as a paste.
Make a paste of sesame seeds, if you are using seeds, soak them overnight and then made into a fine paste or use the readily available powder. Keep them on for 10 minutes and see the difference.
You can also apply potato juice/ slice/ grated potato directly on your pimples. Keep the sticky juice of the potato on the face for 10 minutes or more and then wash off. It gives a natural mild bleaching glow to the skin. You can follow the same procedure with Tomato juice.
Soak some mint leaves and make a fresh paste because it has the quality to provide a cooling and astringent effect to the skin. Pimple’s stubbornness will reduce and they will reduce in size as well. Regular use of this ayurvedic medicine for pimples will help one get rid of the pimple marks too.
Nutmeg or jaiphal is a great spice that can be used to solve pimple problems. Make it into a fine powder, use it with water or milk in the form of a paste.Let it on for 10 minutes maximum before washing it off.
You can ground some Cloves in the same way, but the clove oil content in it may give an immense burning sensation when used on aggravated pimples. Use with milk or water in very less amount and test it on a patch before applying on major areas on the face.
A great sticky ayurvedic treatment for acne and pimples is the white milk that comes out of the skin of a raw papaya and use it on the whole of face. Though it is sticky, if you use it on a regular basis, it can do wonders.
You can follow these basic steps also at home to prevent and reduce pimples:
1.Keep your face clean always off dirt and oil.
2.Make sure not to touch and scratch the pimples.
3.Make sure to use clean towels while wiping your face as dirty and unhygienic towels can aggravate pimples.
4.Ensure that pillow you use has a clean cover that is washed at regular intervals.
5.Use non-comedogenic makeup and skin care products that are free of fragrances.
6.Eat healthy food and avoid all oily and junk.
7.Make sure to cleanse, moisturize, hydrate and scrub on regular intervals.