Getting rid of acne is a hard task to embark on all by itself. What makes it even harder is the fact that doing it wrong can result in yet another problem you will have to look into afterwards. If there is a single thing uglier than a row of acne, then it is a row of scars left by acne. You need to be very careful and patient about getting rid of them, to make sure that you won’t have to suffer through the aftermath.
Prepare for, at least, a week
Start by preparing your face for the treatment. Preferably, a few days or even a week before you start treating your acne, you should be applying a homemade remedy meant to soothe the skin on your face, keep it well supplied with vitamins and minerals and moisturize it. If your case of acne isn’t particularly bad, this treatment itself should make them retract without any need for further action. Unfortunately, acnes well known by its ability to spread quickly and even reoccur if treated incorrectly.
Use herbs and remedies for preparations
Chamomile is going to do a great job of preparing your face for the next phase of the treatment. There is a lot of ways you can apply it to your face, but for your convenience, simply using a teabag and rubbing it over your face can help immensely. Other soothing agents include honey and cinnamon, lavender oil, olive oil and a mixture of lemon juice and baking powder. All of these are going to keep your skin protected and drain the zits already formed on your face.
Make them vanish for good
The next step is to completely eradicate acne from your face and make sure that it won’t appear again. While the natural approach is preferred, a great solution for this type of a problem would be a pharmaceutical topical cream, which can be applied and expected to quickly and efficiently resolve your case of acne. Note that these creams come in a lot of variety, so be sure to check the ingredients regularly and ensure that you are not allergic to any of them before use.
See if you can find out what caused it
With the help of the cream, which should contain a soothing agent, an antibacterial solution as well as a disinfectant, you should be getting rid of your acne within two weeks of regular treatment. It may be useful to try and determine what caused them to appear in the first place, if you estimate that their appearance was quite unordinary. Learning what caused your particular case of acne may help you prevent any future outbreaks, so it is certainly a useful bit of information.