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Ways To Get Rid Of Acne With Topical Application Of Apple Cider Vinegar

CSJ Idea Launch 2018-08-05 10:40:07


Tips To Use Apple Cider Vinegar For Acne.You can use ACV in two ways:

(i) Apply it topically (mix it in your face pack or apply the diluted form directly on your skin).

(ii) Add a teaspoon of it to your morning drink.

Mentioned below are all the possible ways you can include apple cider vinegar in your day-to-day- beauty and health routine for reducing acne.


(1)Apple Cider Vinegar Overnight Pimple Treatment

INGREDIENTS:

1.2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar

2.1 cup filtered water

PREPARATION:

Mix the vinegar in water and store in a jar or spray bottle.

HOW TO APPLY?

Soak a cotton pad in the mixture.Apply it directly to the pimple (not on entire face).

You can spray it on the affected area (in case the pimples cover a large area of your face).

Leave it on overnight and wash your face in the morning.

HOW DOES IT WORK?

The acids in apple cider vinegar dry the pimple out and kill the bacteria causing it. It also helps in restoring the pH balance of your skin.

PRECAUTION:

Dilute the apple cider vinegar before application. Otherwise, it may cause skin irritation.


(2)Apple Cider Vinegar Toner For Acne

INGREDIENTS:

1.2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar (organic, with the mother)

2.2 cups wate

3.1 teaspoon aloe vera gel

PREPARATION:

Mix all the ingredients.Store the mixture in a spray bottle.

HOW TO APPLY?

Spray the toner all over your face and neck generously.

HOW DOES IT WORK?

Aloe vera gel soothes your skin and has anti-inflammatory properties. The astringent properties of apple cider vinegar kill the acne-causing bacteria and reduce inflammation. You can use this toner for back acne as well. It suits all skin types.

PRECAUTION:

When spraying, close your eyes so that the toner doesn’t get into them. Also, do not apply it to dry and broken skin.


(3)Apple Cider Vinegar And Baking Soda For Acne

INGREDIENTS:

  • 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar (organic)
  • 3 tablespoons baking soda

PREPARATION:

In a small bowl, mix the baking soda with apple cider vinegar.

HOW TO APPLY?

  1. Apply the mask to the affected area.
  2. Leave it on for 20 minutes and then wash it off.
  3. Follow it up with a moisturizer.

HOW DOES IT WORK?

Along with apple cider vinegar, baking soda also has anti-inflammatory properties that help reduce skin inflammation. It exfoliates the skin, unclogs the pores, removes all dirt and dead cells, and maintains the pH balance of your skin.

PRECAUTION:

Baking soda doesn’t suit all skin types. If you have sensitive skin, do a patch test. Stop using it in case you experience itching and skin inflammation.


(4)Apple Cider Vinegar Scrub

INGREDIENTS:

1.1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar

2.1 teaspoon honey

3.1 teaspoon green tea

4.5 teaspoons sugar (don’t use fine sugar)

5.½ cup water

PREPARATION:

1.Boil the green tea and strain the water. Let it cool down.

2.Add water and apple cider vinegar to the water.Add honey and sugar. Mix well.

HOW TO APPLY?

Use cotton pads or your fingers to apply the pack to your face (or just the affected area).Massage gently and leave it on to dry.Wash it off with water.

HOW DOES IT WORK?

Green tea contains antioxidants and helps reduce inflammation while honey soothes the skin. The sugar granules gently exfoliate the skin, remove the dirt, and clean the clogged pores, thus promoting new cell growth.

PRECAUTION:

Before applying apple cider vinegar on your face, do a patch test.



(5)Apple Cider Vinegar Facial Steam

INGREDIENTS:

1.2 cups water

2.4 tablespoons apple cider vinegar

3.2-3 drops tea tree oil

PREPARATION:

1.Add the apple cider vinegar to the water and heat it (until it starts emanating steam).

2.Transfer the liquid to another bowl and add tea tree oil.

HOW TO APPLY?

Place your face over the bowl and cover your head with a towel.

HOW DOES IT WORK?

The steam helps open up the pores and clears them of excess oil and dirt. This helps the apple cider vinegar and the essential oil penetrate your skin and cleanse it thoroughly. This remedy is very effective for those with oily skin.

PRECAUTION:

Keep your eyes closed while steaming your face. Do not bring your face too close to the bowl/water.