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Acne-Shmacne...part 2

Acne sufferers have at one time or another searching for methods on how exactly to be 100% acne-free. There is no single technique to achieving this goal, but I'm going to try to give you as many options as is possible. 

The following are a few all-natural not quite as natural acne removal remedies that are considered to be highly effective.

  • Dab on some distilled white vinegar (dilute by 1/3-1/2 strength if too strong) to your face and affected areas. Allow this to dry on your face before rinsing off with cool water. White vinegar works great as a natural astringent all while removing dead skin cells that may clog your pores. 
  • Apply some lemon juice to your face (about a 1/4 cup). You may feel a mild sting after the lemon juice is first applied. This should only last for a few seconds. Allow it to dry for about 10 minutes, then rinse with cool water. 
  • Drink more water. 10-12 cups daily of filtered water flushes out toxins from your body (which affects your complexion) and transports nutrients throughout your body. 
  • Echinacea can be used to enhance your immune system and fight most bacteria including the type that causes acne. 
  • Sometimes acne is caused by internal issues with vital organs. Dandelion, burdock or goldenseal can help to keep your liver clear of excess toxins. 

Here's a few more
  • Witch Hazel. This astringent is made from the plant of the same name. It grows en masse from Nova Scotia in Canada all the way down to Texas as well as Florida. The juice you get from steaming its twigs acts as an astringent. Allow to cool down to a reasonable temperature before applying.
  • Other astringents: There are several alternatives to select from with extra active ingredients that contribute to healthier complexion. The only disadvantage is that it might possibly too strong as a result of the chemical compounds included with the compounds. Use them with caution due to the fact they may dry out your skin.


Oranges and lemons just have to be squeezed on cotton balls. Be sure to completely saturate them with the juice. Apply the juice on irritated areas and thoroughly clean it after about 20 or so minutes. 

Fresh garlic can be used (if you don't mind the scent). Just simply get rid of its peeling and begin massaging the cloves on your face until completely covered. Leave it on for 15 minutes then rinse off thoroughly with mild soap and tepid to warm water. 

Try using uncooked potatoes, peel and cut them and massage and massage its flat surface area on your face. The natural components from these types of vegetables and fruits could actually help diminish the irritation at the same time can easily decontaminate the your skin. 

Oral Antibiotics 

For extreme circumstances, prescription drugs are recommended by medical practitioners. These kinds of medicine are orally taken to reduce the amount of harmful bacteria inside and around pores and skin follicles.

In addition to that they decrease the irritation of the chemical compounds that your leukocytes biologically produce. Finally, antibiotics help in reducing the large quantity of fatty acids present in sebum. Tetracycline is the antibiotic of choice for many dermatologists the treatment of extreme acne problems. 

This antibiotic needs to be consumed on an empty stomach. In many cases, the preliminary medication dosage is at the outset 500 milligrams twice on a daily basis and is on a regular basis taken until suggested, or until a substantial reducing off almost all skin lesions is perceptible. 

Erythromycin comes close second which enables it to be prescribed to women who are expecting. It possesses anti-inflammatory and antibacterial attributes. By comparison, this antibiotic really need to be consumed on a full stomach. 

Topical Therapy

Externally applied lotions and creams tend to be typically known as necessary for acne treatment options. Despite this, they could trigger drying and flaking nonetheless it may possibly be the more effective solution for severe cases of break-outs. Benzoyl peroxide is recognized as among commonly used and very beneficial external acne treatment options.

So, as you can see, there are numerous options available to you for the purpose of acne treatments. Explore them with your dermatologist to see which method works best for you.

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