Pimples especially cystic ones are quite on-the-face and painful at the same time. It is essential t invest in a good skin care routine to keep your skin clear and clean. Spot treatments are great when it comes to specifically targeting the pimple and nothing can beat the below mint spot treatment! Mint is one of the natural and effective herbal remedy to get rid of pimples the natural way.
Mint- Mint contains menthol that reduces redness and inflammation. It acts as an astringent, clearing pimple or acne without drying the skin. Mint contains properties that dries up acne & cleans up the pores.
Lemon juice- Has great acidic properties that targets acne causing pimples. Also prevents dark spots and scarring.
RECIPE FOR MINT SPOT TREATMENT:
Things you need-
- Fresh mint leaves/powder
- Enough lemon juice
- Mix together mint powder and lemon juice to a fine paste. If you have mint fresh leaves, blend it before using.
- Use a cotton swab to cover the blemish with the mint paste.
- Leave it on for 15 mins and rinse off.
- Repeat this twice a day until the spot is cleared.
- If you have really sensitive skin, use diluted lemon juice.
**Caution- Patch test before using.