Pimples, also know as zits can happen to both men and women of any age. Its may be due to hormonal imbalance, oily skin, food etc. Pimples most often affects the face and leaves a scar behind after its dried off which takes weeks to disappear.
An immediate treatment as soon as you see the first signs of small bump on your face, may help you control further damage.
BENEFITS OF USING GARLIC TO GET RID OF PIMPLES
- It contains active ingredients like Vitamin C, vitamin B6 and zinc that are beneficial for your skin.
- Its anti-bacterial properties help prevent the appearance of pimples.
- The anti-inflammatory properties in garlic helps to cure pimples.
HOW TO USE GARLIC TO GET RID OF PIMPLES
Method 1: Mix the paste of 4 garlic cloves with a tbsp yoghurt and apply on the affected areas and leave on for a couple of minutes and wash off with icy cold water. Pat your skin dry and follow up with a non-comedogenic moisturiser if
required. The lactic acid in yoghurt, along with the antimicrobial properties of garlic, helps exfoliate, soothe and rejuvenate the skin.
Method 2 : Mix 2-3 tbsp rose water to garlic paste and apply the mixture on affected areas. For first time users, leave it on for 15-20 minutes and wash off with cold water.
PRO TIP : Add garlic to your food on regular basis.