Acne Scars Home Remedies

Acne is a terrible travesty to endure. But, a highly neglected, yet sorely disliked aspect is the scars that follow the acne. They are way worse, and cause many more confidence-related issues. This iBuzzle article lists out a few of the best home remedies to clear acne scars .
Some Useful Acne Scars Remedies to Try at Home

Sandalwood and Rosewater
Sandalwood and rosewater paste works wonders on the skin, as one of the greatest home remedies for acne scars. You can make this face pack, once a day or every alternate day. This will help the scars to fade away as well as improve the texture of your skin. More so, it is great to reduce facial hair (over a period of time).

Lime Juice
Lemon juice is a great way to reduce blemishes on the face. Lemon being a natural bleaching agent, reduces the melanin buildup and fades scars. Squeeze a lemon and apply it on the scars, with the help of a cotton bud. Leave it on for about 10 to 15 minutes. However, the drawback is that it results in dry skin and photosensitivity. So make sure that you use a sunscreen and moisturizer on your skin, once you rinse the lemon juice off.

Tomato and Cucumber
Tomato and cucumber are great to reduce the scars, as well as to improve the texture of the skin. Mix tomato and cucumber pulp and apply on the acne and the scars. Tomato is a natural bleach and cucumber is a natural anti-oxidant. Together, they can make your skin glow and make it blemish-free.

Lavender Essential Oil
Lavender essential oil is a great remedy for scars. Consistent application of lavender oil on the scars will make the scars fade away, as well as, give you an even complexion.

Egg Whites
This one is a little smelly, but has fast results (as compared to the others). Dab some egg white on the scars. Leave it on overnight. This will lighten the scars, as well as, prevent further occurrence of acne.

Honey is a great way to get rid of acne and its resulting scars. Apply honey on the face for about 20 to 30 minutes. This will moisturize the face, improve the texture of the skin, and reduce the scars.

Whichever method or remedy you use, whether it is from this website or any other, remember that scar reduction requires constant and consistent efforts. So, be patient and keep your skin clean, always. Wash your face as often as possible. This is where I sign off! Get gorgeous!!
By Rashida Khilawala
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