Acne is a very common skin condition that can be embarrassing and frustrating for many, especially women who love beautiful skin. Using the right remedies and adopting a good face cleansing routine, it is very possible to put your acne worries behind you. There are so many effective remedies you can use to get rid of painful, unsightly acne but the truth is most people are left with acne scars after the condition has improved.
Whereas some may feel comfortable even with the scars as long as the acne is gone, some can’t help worrying about the new problem at hand and wish to go further in diminishing the scars. Considering how sensitive the face can be, it is very important to select products that are gentle, especially if you are trying to get rid of the scars right after the acne has healed. It is for this reason why a homemade acne scar removal, face mask may be the best option over other topical creams that promise the same results but could contain harsh chemicals.
When treating acne, it is also advisable to choose a remedy that helps in reducing scarring during the healing process so you have a less tedious time trying to get rid of the scars. By addressing clogged pores, excess oil production, diet, bacteria, stress and hormonal imbalances, you will be in a better position to keep acne under control. But if you are already looking for a remedy to eliminate acne scars, this simple homemade recipe might be all you need.
What you need
For this acne scar removal face mask, tea tree oil, frankincense and helichrysum essential oils are best. They have antibacterial, antifungal, antiseptic and antimicrobial properties that make them very good in dealing with the scars. They also have the ability to exfoliate the skin and promote production of new skin cells, eliminating the acne scars in the process. The essential oils will reduce scarring and will actually be very soothing to the face.
Other ingredients that you need for the face mask are honey as mask binding agent, and is also beneficial to the skin, lemon juice that brightens the skin diminishing the scars and olive oil to keep the skin moisturized.
Take a clean jar and add 3 tablespoons of lemon juice, 2 tablespoons olive oil and 3 tablespoons of honey and combine thoroughly.
Add 10 drops of tea tree essential oil, 10 of frankincense essential oil and 8 drops of helichrysum essential oil and stir to mix thoroughly.
You can keep the mask in the jar or transfer to another preferred container.
Directions of use
Apply the essential oil face mask daily, allowing it to sit for about 15 minutes before washing off thoroughly.
Use the mask for at least 8 days and then discontinue use for a period of time before resuming.
If you have any discomfort, discontinue daily applications and skip some days. If it persists, then completely discontinue the application and try a gentler remedy for your skin type.
Purely was started by a group of successful professionals with a simple mission: “Make a positive difference in the lives of our customers and advisors as well as those we come into contact with”. Purely sells essential oil/ healthy living products through a party plan/direct sales channel.