Acne and acne scars can make your skin textured, appear reddish and sore. Also, it can leave behind stubborn scars that can refuse to go away even if you treat acne. It is important that you prevent acne on the first place and care for your skin to keep it clear. If you are worried about your occasional or frequent acne leaving behind scars in future, here is an easy 3-ingredient face mask that can help maintain clear skin and also heal any present acne:
Turmeric- Turmeric has amazing anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory properties that make it an ideal anti-acne ingredient. It also helps purify skin and unclog pores.
Cinnamon- Cinnamon is great in healing and drying out acne without leaving behind any possible scars. It also adds a beautiful glow to your skin and makes it look plump and healthy.
Honey- Honey helps reduce skin oiliness and shine. It also makes skin glowy and clearer.
RECIPE FOR TURMERIC CINNAMON MASK FOR ACNE:
Things you need-
- 1 teaspoon organic turmeric
- 1 teaspoon organic cinnamon
- Enough raw honey to make a paste
In a bowl, add turmeric and cinnamon.
Add in enough honey to make a spreadable paste. Apply the mixture on a cleansed skin avoiding eye area. Let it sit for about 15 minutes and rinse it off.
You might have to rinse your skin multiple times or even use a mild sap to get rid of the yellow tint. Use the mask once every 3-4 days. DIY: TURMERIC CLEANSER FOR FLAWLESS SKIN
Patch test before use. Turmeric might stain the skin, use a apple cider vinegar toner or a sugar scrub to get rid of the stain.