Natural Acne Scar Treatment

Acne scar is the toughest problem to handle, especially when it occurs on the most sensational area like facial area. Excess production of sebum or oil on the skin causes acne and most of the time it leaves scar on the skin. Basically acne results in inflammation of white blood cells and it harms the tissues, which in turn provides scars to the skin. While fighting against these frequent skin disorders, few natural home treatment will help you to get rid from these scars.

  • Dab fresh lemon and take out the juice, apply it on the scared area with the help of cotton swab. Allow the skin to soak the lemon juice for few minutes, and then rinse it off. Lemon juice helps in lightening the blemishes and also gradually improves skin appearance
  • Apply sandalwood powder and rose water on the scars, apply a thin layer like a mask. Leave it for half an hour and then wash it with cold water. Sandalwood and rose water leaves soothing and cooling effect and it also reduces the dehydration of the skin.
  • Olive oil works as an excellent acne scar home remedy, as it has moisturizing properties which helps to soften the skin. Long term use of olive oil helps to reduce the visibility of acne scars.
  • Apply honey like a face mask to reduce the concentricity of the scars.
  • Take one tablespoon each of sour cream, oat meal and yogurt, add few lemon drops into it. Apply this paste on the affected skin area, leave for about 10 minutes and then wash well with cold water.
  • Dip a cotton swab in the lavender oil and rub it on the scars for twice in a day.
  • Apply cold cucumber slices on the scars. This gives soothing effect and heals the inflammation of scars.
  • Peel off papaya skin and take out the inside part, apply it on skin, leave it for half an hour and then rise well with cold water. Follow the same procedure for more than a month to get the required results.
  • Pure herbal tea tree oil also works on the acne scars. Its regular usage will unclog the pores and heal the scars.
  • Apply mashed garlic cloves on the affected skin areas, leave it for 15 minutes and then wash it off.
  • Aloe vera is one of the best skin treatment plant, gift of nature. Fresh sloe vera juice or gel is applied on the skin to clear the blemishes. 5 to 10 ml of it’s juice can also be consumed daily as an over all remedy for digestive system and antioxidant.
  • Use of vitamin E oil also helps in fading the scars.