Mouthwash as an acne treatment

Acne is a common problem and is a concern among 9 out of 10 people. Treating it from the root is the best option instead of hiding it since it prevents scars and makes your skin look clear.  Acne can also be caused by a number of other factors like oily skin, unhygienic conditions, frequent touching, lack of skin care, hormonal imbalances, genetics, pollution etc. with little care and some good remedies, acne can be prevented.

Mouthwash as an acne treatmentMouthwashes made from organic ingredients and only those are alcohol-free work well in treating acne! Organic mouthwashes contain anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties that help you get rid of acne and even blind acne that are still into the skin. Below is how you could use organic mouthwash to treat acne:

  • Step 1: Take an organic mouthwash and pour approx. 1 teaspoon of it into a small bowl.
  • Step 2: Add in 1 tablespoon of distilled or filtered cold water and give it a good mix.
  • Step 3: Now, take a Q-tip and apply the solution onto areas where you have active and blind acne. Let it dry. If you have severe acne all over the face, you can apply the solution n the entire face avoiding aye area.
  • Step 4: After 30 minutes, rinse off your face, pat dry and follow with a god moisturizer.

**WARNING** Use only mouthwashes that contain natural ingredients, avoid alcohol-based ones since they can cause inflammation and also dry out your skin. Always do a patch test beforehand.