What's The REAL Answer To Acne Free Clear Skin?It's not like me to whinge but it really annoys me when I read all of the acne book and product sales hype on the web! The sales pages that assume you are like a 4 year old who can't see through the hype and sales pitch.I know for a fact some of the products (and namely two books in particular) do actually work....but it still bugs me that they have to go through the cheesy sales pitch because they are priced at a level that they have to get you over the "what, you want me to pay THAT much for a book" shock….Sorry if I sound a little … [Read more...]
Acne & Acne Scars (Book and online recipes below)
Acne is an embarrassing and painful skin complaint that many people suffer from. It's not just teenagers that have to deal with acne, or people with oily skin. Hormones, environment and diet among other things can effect your skin and cause acne breakouts.
Most commercial acne products are designed with teenage or oily skin in mind and don't cater to sensitive skin or deal with acne scars which can be just as big if not a bigger issue than acne breakouts and the unsightly marks and discomfort associated with them.
This is why natural acne treatments like acne masks, washes and serums are the perfect solution for acne long term. They not only target acne bacteria with potent acne fighting active elements, but are also gentle on skin, soothing inflammation and calming redness.
How to clear up acne naturally:
There are so many natural acne ingredients you can use in homemade face masks for acne like honey and tea tree essential oil that are packed with antimicrobial and antibacterial properties (to kill acne bacteria fast).
Natural acne treatments with oils can also help to reduce or eliminate acne scars and hasten the healing process.
Many ingredients you can use are not only antibacterial but also very soothing. For example, essential oils like Neem and Lavender soothe and calm redness and irritation, while spices such as Turmeric (or herbs like basil) also calm inflammation while effectively combating acne bacteria. Other oils and ingredients gently remove acne scars leaving your skin clear. Having acne breakouts does not mean having to deal with scars and uneven skin tone, there are a whole range of easy home remedies for acne scars you can make in minutes at home to prevent damage and promote clear healthy acne free skin.
How to prevent acne: By using the right natural recipes - or knowing what to add to your skincare products you can largely prevent acne breakouts and the damage acne can do to your skin.
Your Total Guide To Natural (And Other) Acne Treatments From Homemade Face Masks For Acne To Pimple Cleansers & Steams
With hundreds of acne eliminating recipes including cleansers, face masks for acne, serums, scrubs. peels for acne scars, and moisturizers that treat acne while nourishing and repairing skin (yes even removing acne scars).
Based on years of scientific and personal research showing that many natural recipes actually work much more effectively on your skin than chemical acne washes and treatments. Homemade acne treatments also have the added benefits of healing, moisturizing and reducing (or removing) scars. They also help to balance and protect skin against future breakouts, without having to spend anything extra on your skin. This book will give you all the tools you need to get rid of your acne and leave no acne questions unanswered. The Complete Acne Book (Available on Amazon and Kindle store soon)
You can also find many acne washes, masks and serums for a full and complete approach to eliminating acne and acne scars permanently in The Complete Acne Book: Your Total Guide To Natural (And Other) Acne Treatments From Homemade Face Masks For Acne To Pimple Cleansers & Steams
So let me guess you have spent a good hour or so googling how to get rid of that massive, mountain sized pimple on your forehead, before you have to face the crowd at the school dance or have that very important interview for your next job.I'm going to be honest with you acne isn't always a quick fix, it can take time to get rid of it. It can be anything from a quick fix to a painful process of trying vast amounts of different creams, facial wash, masks etc. Trust me I have been there before. The frustrating moments of standing in the supermarket with a huge range of products before you, … [Read more...]
Looking for some easy facial masks for acne? The recipes below are so simple but contain a range of antibacterial ingredients to combat acne bacteria. Many ingredients like oatmeal and aloe vera soothe inflammation and help to calm redness.Most of the ingredients in these facial acne masks you probably already have at home. Others are readily available online or at your local health store/supermarket.Before you create your mask, wash your hands to remove any bacteria transfer from your fingers to your skin.It's also good to know what each ingredient does so you can adapt your acne … [Read more...]
Homemade face masks are the bees knees for healthy skin Natural face masks offer so many benefits for skin. Adding ingredients rich in fatty acids, fruit acids and vitamins can repair sun damage, rehydrate skin by plumping out cells, and by stimulating the skins natural process of repair and renewal.Even some of the most simple ingredients in home made facial masks can repair damage and promote collagen production by invigorating your skin's cells, waking them up and stimulating them into action.Natural ingredients in homemade face masks:Essential fatty acids: Essential fatty … [Read more...]
In 3 Steps... Make your own easy natural home made healing and nourishing serums, cleansers, moisturizers, masks or scrubs and enjoy clearer more radiant and younger looking skin.Acne Masks & Treatments Moisturizers & Serums Exfoliants & Scrubs Serum Wizard Cleansers Ingredient Wizard Coconut Oil Skin Care Ingredients Chart Face Mask Recipes Ingredients & Benefits List Natural Home Made Skin Care Recipes: Rejuvenating Renewing Masks & Treatments For Beautiful SkinIf you've ever wished you could have beautiful glowing bl … [Read more...]
Applying a home made face mask once a week can drastically improve your skin's health and appearance. A facemask combined in the right way can also help prevent premature aging and reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines, especially when you use ingredients rich in essential fatty acids.A good daily skin care routine is the starting basis for radiant looking skin, but with the regular application of a face mask, with pure rich concentrations of active ingredients, is an excellent way to boost the health and vitality of your skin.Making and using face masks regularly also helps … [Read more...]
Natural acne treatments are a great way to treat, heal and repair acne prone skin.There are so many "zit zapping" acne products on the market - enough to make your mind boggle! But the problem with 90 percent of these commercial acne washes is that they are designed to treat a very specific market, either teenage or oily skin by default. These may be great for teenage Disney Actresses or people with greasy skin, but are often very drying for people that don't fit into these two categories!The harsh chemical ingredients designed with a "napalm" style approach towards acne can be e … [Read more...]
Recipes for acne pain relief Acne can be painful, not just unsightly and embarrassing for many people..Most people are concerned about the appearance of acne but don't know that it is possible to also relieve the pain that comes with it.Redness, swelling and soreness are normal symptoms of pimples, but most acne products don't deal with the pain side of things.You may be thinking at this point - why not?Most acne products are produced by pharmaceutical companies that are focused on medications to target acne bacteria. That's all fine and good, except that many of them can … [Read more...]
In case you haven't noticed yet, I'm just a wee bit of (slightly raving) fan of coconut oil. The reason for this is not just because I love the scents and warmth of anything tropical (flowers, fruit, sea breeze) but for lots of other good reasons - my (almost) obsession with this tropical gift from mother earth comes from my own and lots of other people's amazing experience with this amazing fruit/nut/seed (I'm not really sure what to call it)!Coconut oil is power packed with skin enriching yummy vitamins, minerals and fatty acids that make up what I essentially call a one stop beauty shop … [Read more...]
The Top 36 Best Ever Quick Easy Home Remedies for Pimples and Acne Whether you are 15 or 50, there are always some happenings you can absolutely guarantee will turn up in your life at some point - like bills, falling in love (or at least in fascination) with someone, cuts bruises, taxes and pimples. It always seems to be that breakouts turn up at the absolute worst or most annoying time and like for instance before proms, your (or your best friends) wedding day, right before a job interview,or photo shoot and especially the day before a big first date!Acne and pimples can be caused by … [Read more...]
Natural Treatments To Eliminate Acne Acne is a persistent challenge for many people of all ages. Pimples are not just a condition that effects teenagers, but can also be caused by hormonal imbalances, dietary factors or more commonly (and a lesser know cause) is as a result of a reaction to commercial skincare products.A lot of people don't realize that they have sensitivities to the ingredients in skin care product ingredients, and especially acne washes or treatments which can dry and irritate skin.Fortunately these are not your only option. Many of the active ingredients in these … [Read more...]
Acne not only impacts on your physical appearance but may also affect your emotional wellbeing. If your skin is prone to acne breakouts it's, really hard not to feel self-conscious about it. What is even more of an annoyance is if you have tried a number of treatments and remedies only to find your acne keeps returning - perhaps along with a drier redder complexion because of the harsh chemicals or surfactants (ingredients to make washes foamy) or antibacterial agents they contain.There are many acne treatments that may work for one person or one skin type e.g. teenage oily skin and not … [Read more...]
UPDATE: I have just published a book called The Complete Acne Book which has everything Fix Your Acne does, but with many more recipes and tips - and it's only $11.50 on AmazonI often receive requests to review different products from cleansers to books. So as you'd expect, I have spent a lot of time reading books and reviewing products in between researching natural treatments for acne - both natural and chemical.The reason you won't find many products or publications on this website is that - simply put - MOST of them are not (in my opinion) up to standard for our readers. My number o … [Read more...]
Home Made Skin Care RecipesBelow are some basic recipes (easy to make from every day ingredients) you can start making today. Here's Some Hints and Tips Before You Start Mixing..Tie your hair up out of the way of whatever you intend applying to your skin Wash your skin before application so its fresh and ready to absorb all the goodness from your treatment Always apply masks and lotions with fingertips working up from your neck up to your nose, cheeks and forehead Avoid the delicate eye area but you can place cucumber slices around your eye area for an eye treatment Make it … [Read more...]
100 gram/3.53 oz Pot (3 - 5 treatments) 50 gram/1.73 oz Pot (2 - 3 treatments) ($5 flat rate international shipping) Mix with water, fruit juice, yogurt or honey depending on tour skin type...The Olive green clay used in this mask base is perfect for acneic, oily and blackhead prone skin. It is the strongest of all clays and is known for it's detoxification qualities drawing out impurities.The minerals in the clay help to rebalance oil flow, strengthen skin and acts as an aid for repairing scars.Ideal for body wraps after pregnancy where cellulite and stretch marks are of … [Read more...]
Whiteheads can be described as small white bumps filled with white pus. Whiteheads most commonly form on the face, top of arms and upper back or chest or neck but can be found on other areas of the body also. Whiteheads form when excess oil or sebum from the sebaceous glands clogs pores. Bacteria and dirt from the environment permeates and mixes with your skins sebum building up to a point where your pores rupture and form white heads. Whiteheads are not the same as blackheads - blackheads are formed instead when skin sebum oxidizes from contact with the air and dirt and forms a black "top" … [Read more...]
Tea tree oil is an amazing antibacterial oil that works wonders for acne prone skin. It is extracted from the leaves of the melaleuca tea tree. Tea tree or melaleuca originates from Australia and its sought after all around the globe for it's healing fungal, bacteria fighting anti-septic properties.A good tea tree oil is pure and does not contain added chemicals or fragrance. Benefits of Tea Tree Oil for Acne Treatments Unlike chemical based acne treatment ingredients, tea tree has no side effects and doesn't dry out skin so is suitable for all types of skin. Because it is all natural … [Read more...]
A Coconut oil for face treatment is antibacterial and when used in a face serum like this one is a very effective natural way to remove pimples. It leaves your skin feeling clean soft and clear. Coconut oil face mask or serum (great for removing pimples) How to remove pimples with coconut oil wash and face serum Mix together 2 tablespoons extra virgin coconut oil and olive or Almond oilTake 3 drops tea tree and/or lavender oil and add to serumUse this antibacterial mix as a cleanser and moisturizing serum daily to clear up pimplesRinse with water and squeeze of lemon or few … [Read more...]