Home remedies for treating blemishes
Blemishes are marks /dark spots caused by pigmentation, acne due to accumulation of oil in pores. Brides-to-be having blemish concerns should start using these tips to see gradual improvement till their big day.
1 Prepare a paste of 1 tablespoon turmeric powder, juice of half a lemon and 1 teaspoon honey. Apply on blemishes daily before a bath for 15 min till semi dry. This will help reduce the appearance gradually.
2 Potato juice when gently rubbed on skin helps lighten skin tone and pigmentation. Apply and leave for 10 minutes and rinse off with cold water.
3 Aloe vera gel alone or with one Vitamin E capsule for better results can be applied on face and body blemishes to reduce blemishes. Apply on face and neck and leave it on for 15 minutes. Rinse off with cold water.
4 Almond oil is effective on blemishes as well. One can leave it on for 20- 30 minutes.
5 Papaya and milk (3/4th papaya and 1/4th milk) when mixed together in a mixer to form a semi thick paste help reduce marks and are proven to be very effective on blemishes as well. Apply on affected areas and leave it on to dry for 15 minutes. Rinse off with cold water.