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5 Remedies To Get Rid Of Acne Scars

Perhaps you have had acne for a while now and have successfully getting rid of it by applying the various methods as prescribed to you.Now your acne is bost, but it has left you with scars and you are wondering what to do.

Firstly if you wish to know more about acne and how you can successfully get rid of it check out how to get rid of acne
and get the knowledge you require to handle your acne challenges.

In this article I will share with you some simple yet powerful ways of how you can get rid of your acne scars, interestingly all of the method are do it yourself with materials you can source from your home.

Lemon juice
Lemon juice which can be sourced from lemon fruit is one of the most effective DIY available today. It is known to be a very powerful antibacterial, antiviral and an immune booster.

It contains citric acid, vitamin c, magnesium, calcium and other essential substance that helps in getting rid of acne scars.

Lemon juice helps to exfoliate your skin causing the body tissues to contrast and therefore dries out the blemish.

Here is how you can use lemon juice for the best of results. Wash the affected area thoroughly to remove oil, dirt and sweat, dab dry with a clean towel.

Rub lemon juice on the affected area gently in circular motion. It is ideal that you do this once every three days before you go to bed. And in a matter of weeks your scars will not only disappear but you will be left with a beautiful skin.

Papaya is another important home remedy material that is highly effective when dealing with acne scars and scars in general.

Its presence in most scars removal products reveals its effectiveness; it has properties that can remove dead skin cell, and excess oil from the skin surface.

This is an effective way of getting rid of scars. You can use papaya following this direction; mash up the flesh of the papaya until it forms a sort of paste, wash the affected area with water and dab dry with a clean towel.

Apply the papaya paste to the affected area and leave it on for about 15 to 20 minutes, wash it off with warm water. Apply a moisturizer if your skin shows the tendency of getting dried, otherwise do not apply anything.

Repeat this process as often as possible but I would advise that you pay closer attention to your skin’s response to this method as it will determine how often you should apply this method for the best of results.

This is also an effective method of getting rid of your acne scars fast. Tomatoes are an excellent source for antioxidant, minerals and vitamins which the skin requires in its fight against harmful bacteria.

They also help the skin in rebuilding its tissues. An effective way to use tomatoes is this; cut the tomatoes into small slice.

Make sure there is juice in the slice; rub it on the affected area of your skin. Do this as your last routine before going to bed.

It will gradually clear up your scars. Repeat this process daily and consistently until you observe notable difference in your skin.

Use an ice cube
Using ice cube on your scars will cause a pleasant glow and firmness in your skin. Get between 18 to 20 ice cubes;

rub it gently on your affected area (that area of your skin where you have the scars), once the ice cube melts replace it with another one do not allow your skin to get warm until you have completely used the entire cubes.

It might feel extremely cold and you might feel tempted to stop but continue because of the result it will produce for you. Do this consistently every night before going to bed; you will notice your scars disappearing in a matter of weeks.

It is important that you do this consistently for the best of results, skipping it some night could not give you the best of results.

Cucumber is perhaps one of the most underrated natural skin care product. It has a high water content that allows it to hydrate the skin,

it helps to refresh and revitalize the darkened and wrinkled part of the skin. Using cucumber rightly would give your skin that youthful look that people would admire.

Apply this method for an effective result;
Cut your cucumber into slice, remove the seeds in it then blend the cucumber, add one or two teaspoon of lemon juice. Stir it thoroughly and apply it to the affected area of your skin.

Leave it to set in this should take up to 20 minutes. You can then wash it off with water. Do this consistently for two weeks and watch your scars disappear