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Home remedies for reducing scars left by acne


Acne breakouts are annoying and the ugly marks they leave behind are all the more frustrating and stubborn. They just do not seem to go away, no matter how hard you try putting all sorts of chemical creams and lotions. On the other hand, using some natural and home ingredients to get rid of them show better results. Here are some of the most effective ways that can help you get rid of the acne scars at home:

Sandalwood powder mask

Henna powder with other beautification product

A very effective home remedy is a sandalwood powder mask, which is super easy to make as well. You need to mix some rose water or milk to the sandalwood powder to make a paste. Now apply the paste on the scars, you can apply it on your entire face as well. Leave it for half an hour and the wash it off with cold water. Repeat quite a few times and you will see a good difference.

Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera benefits

Rich source of vitamins, Aloe Vera helps heal skin after an acne breakout and fades scars. You can apply Aloe Vera gel anytime you want without worrying about irritation or damage, as it is mild on our skin. It naturally moisturizes your skin, leaving it glowing and healthy. Massage Aloe gel so that it seeps into your skin and fades scars.

Rosehip seed oil

Bottle rose hip oil

A storehouse of antioxidants and vitamins, Rosehip seed oil works wonders when it comes to fading acne scars and rejuvenating skin. Vitamin C works to fade scars and vitamins E and A lighten redness and encourage skin to revitalize. Continue massaging the oil gently on your skin until you see the acne marks vanishing.

Baking Soda

Baking Soda 56

Make baking soda paste using water and apply it onto your face targeting all the scars. Massage the paste on your face and then leave it for a few minutes. Wash it off using warm water and apply a moisturizer. Repeat this every other week and you will definitely see a marked reduction in the scar presence.

Lemon Juice

Lemon juice is an effective remedy

Squeeze a fresh lemon and apply its juice on all your acne scars. You must dilute the juice using water if you have a super sensitive skin. The natural alpha-hydroxy acid present in lemon juice naturally fades acne scars. You must let lemon juice on your face dry up and then wash it using cool water followed by moisturizer application. Avoid stepping out in the sun for a while after this treatment, so it is better you choose nights for this natural treatment.

Acne scars are rigid and ugly but using some natural ingredients, one can get rid of them quite easily and fast.

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