If you have oily, acne-
prone skin, the problem of breakouts tends to cross all boundaries and attain a gigantic stature as
soon as it is summer time. With your skin being exposed to the sun and sweat, pollution and heat day
in and day out, your face is soon spotted with red patches of acne and pimples. To treat acne, use
aloe vera gel-tea tree oil face mask that soothes the skin and prevents break out
BENEFITS OF TEA TREE OIL AND ALOE VERA GEL FACE MASK FOR
- Aloe vera gel: It contains anti-inflammatory
properties that reduce redness and irritation while helping to combat bacterial infections. It acts
as a natural astringent that cleans the skin pores of sebum and dirt. Gibberellins and glucomannan
contained in aloe vera help improve synthesis of collagen. Rich in Zinc, vitamin E and vitamin C,
aloe vera gel is a wonderful stimulant for cell growth. It heals damaged skin.
tree oil: This pale yellow coloured oil has antimicrobial properties that efficiently combat
infections caused by bacteria and fungi. This oil is potent with anti-inflammatory properties that
work wonders in treating acne and acne scars. It penetrates deep into the layers of skin and
unblocks sebaceous glands, unclogs pores and disinfects them naturally by doing away with grease,
dirt and other impurities.
TEA TREE OIL AND ALOE VERA GEL FACE MASK FOR
Things that you need-
- Tea tree oil: 4-5
- Aloe vera gel: 2 tsp
- In a
small bowl, put 2 tsp freshly extracted aloe vera gel.
- Add 4 to 5 drops of tea tree
oil to the gel.
- Mix the ingredients well.
- Apply the concoction on
cleansed face, focussing mainly on the acne-affected areas.
- Leave it on for 15 to 20
- Wash off using lukewarm water.
- Pat your face dry with a soft
- Use this mask thrice every week to treat acne and prevent further break
- Keep your face clean; use
a mild cleanser at least twice daily to remove impurities.
- If skin feels dry, use a non-comedogenic-moisturiser.