Tips to Get Rid of Acne and Scars

Acne, Chicken Pox, Measles are some of the different kinds of body scars. Some people would have been affected in the childhood and may still have scars on their body. There are lot of natural treatments for Acne scars, skin infection scars and Chicken Pox Scars.

For Acne Scars, apply Sandalwood Powder mixed with Rose Water. The best time to apply the paste is at night. It is advised to leave it over night and wash it off in the morning. One can even use Sandalwood Paste and Black Gram Paste mixed together.

If the scars are very dark, apply Lemon Juice. Before applying Lemon Juice, clear the area using warm water. Apply Cucumber Juice and Lemon Juice mixed together, leave it for 20 minutes and then wash it off. Honey mixed with Lemon Juice also helps in reducing Acne Scars. People with oily skin should avoid Honey.

Mix Gram Flour, Curd and Turmeric, and apply to the Acne Scars area and leave it for 10-20 minutes. Mix sour cream, Yogurt, few drops of Lemon Juice and apply it to your face. Let the pack stay on your face till it gets dry and then wash it off.

You can even rub baking soda gently on your scars for few seconds, not more than that. It does the same job as microdermabrasion treatment for your skin. Apply Pine Apple Juice on your face or you can try rubbing sliced Pine Apple and leave it for 10 minutes. Wash it off using warm water. It fades the Acne Mark because of Ascorbic Acid content.

For Chicken Pox and other skin infections, you can apply Sandalwood Oil starting from the first day when you see the rashes on your face. You can prevent spreading of these scars by applying Cod Liver Oil, use Aloe Vera Gel or Vitamin E Oil to prevent deepening of these rashes.

If the infection is skin related and not Chicken Pox, you have to apply Tea Tree Oil on the scars. You can even use Cocoa Butter for skin infection. Try using wheat grass spray for reducing scars on your body. Don’t forget to drink lots of water. Water will help you in keeping your skin hydrated.