Home Remedies For Cystic Acne


GoodHealthGuide.org – Cystic acne may cause serious problem for some people, but there are some home remedies for cystic acne. The remedies are quite easy to get, since they are categorized as home remedies. Cystic acne is the next level of standard acne. Nasty, painful, and will ruin your appearance. The acne is located beneath the skin and it is deeper than the standard acne. The blemish on the oil glands on your face, commonly in the lower part of the face, will create cystic acne area. Most of cystic acne will leave scar. But, there are some home remedies for you to cure this acne.

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Put some steam directly on your face

Steaming your face will help you to regenerate new skin layer and have deep cleaning and drainage effect. It will open up the pores and eliminate dirt and some bacteria causing the acne on your face. The easy way to do this is by using towel and a bowl of hot water. You can drape a towel on top of your head and then lean your face just above the bowl. You can do this three times a week with 10 minutes per session.


Use baking soda

Baking soda contains some great substance that can fight cystic acne. You can mix 1:1 water and baking soda. Then, apply it into the desired area for twice a day, after washing your face. 20 minutes is needed to make the mixture works. It will help to kill bacteria, absorbing oil, and regenerate skin layer.


You can also use the oil from tea tree…

Tea tree oil has a substance that can fight fungi and bacteria. To make a home remedy with this, you can mix it with water. The concentration between water and the oil is 9:1. You can apply it into the desired area after washing your face twice a day. You can adjust the mixture and add some water in case you have sensitive skin.


…or mask made of natural clay

Natural clay mask has the ability to draw impurities on your skin’s surface, encouraging your acne to come out into the surface and will be easier to cure. You can use the mask once a week. Also, this mask will speed up healing time and reduce the possibility of scarring caused by your acne. Once it dried, you can rinse them off.

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If you have not the things mentioned above…

Then you can use toothpaste, and I am not kidding here.
There are a lot of chemical substances in toothpaste and some of them have the ability to reduce inflammation caused by the cystic acne. You can just put the toothpaste on the affected area (the place where you got the cystic acne to be precise) and go to bed. Remember that the toothpaste used as acne treatment is the paste one, not the gel.

Aside from those home remedies above, you can complement it with facial wash product and any medicine that will help you to fight the acne. But, you need to remember that you should put hard or too much chemical on your acne. Using one or two home remedies mixed with a face wash product may produce the best result to get rid of the acne. Home remedies for cystic acne provide a little bit of side effect and therefore, you should try to use it regularly if you have acne problem.