Acne and pimples is not just limited to your face for some it can crop on their
body and back too.Summers bring along with it lot of skin problems including
acne/pimples on body and specially back.The reason being that, as we tend to
sweat a lot it summers our skin pores get clogged resulting in body breakouts.
Not just sweat but there are various reasons for body acne here's the list:
- Lack of sleep
- Hormonal Imbalance
- Hectic Lifestyle
- Hair products
- Tight Clothes
- Allergic to certain fabric
- Harsh Detergent
There are many ways by which you can cure your body acne but there certain
DIY home remedies too which can treat it naturally and are cost effective too.
Find out more about these natural remedies.
1. Baking Soda Scrub : This is one of the best treatments to get rid of body acne,
baking soda is known to have properties to help heal acne effectively.All you have
to do is make a thick paste using little water and apply it over acne regularly until it
dries out completely.If this sounds too difficult yo ucan simply bathe in salt water
and soak your body for some time in it,doing it will also yield same results.
2. Lemon,Honey and Salt Scrub: Lemon and honey together are ideal for treating
acne as they contain anti - bacterial and anti-microbial properties which helps in effective
healing of back acne.Make a thick pack using these ingredients and gently scrub over
your body,ensure that you scrub using gentle circular movements else you might
aggravate the problem and also harm your skin.
3. Apple cider vinegar and Lemon pack : Apple cide vinegar is also an effective way
to treat body acne,its acidic nature kills the bacteria and thereby clearing skin off body
acne.Just take some of it along with water in a spray bottle and before bathing spary
on the acne let it stay for 10-15.Doing this regularly will clear off acne as well as its
4. Aloe Vera Gel : It has some amazing curative properties known for treating skin
infections effectively and with regular use body acne heals effectively without leaving
any scars and spots.Try to use fresh aloe vera to apply the gel.
5. Sandalwood and Rose water pack :Sandalwood is known for its effective cure
against acne and pimples,when applied it soothes the skin tries to giving a cooling
effect,it also has anti-bacterial properties which helps to fight acne and heals them.
Just make a thick paste using sandalwood powder(preferably red powder) and
rose water and apply it to the affected areas regularly for quick results.