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How To Get Rid Of Bad Acne?

  • palsoma76
  • 2 years ago

well i have bad acne too. to get rid of it like bit more fast than usually you go to the doctor and tell them about your acne (don't worry about showing them your acne they seen worst) and they write a prescription for you for "Clindoxyl Gel" it works really well you wash your face and apply it then the next day it shrinks down really fast. (P.S don't eat alot of junk food it makes alot of pimples on your face and you will only wonder how to get rid of acne[/url]) and using a soap bar makes it really worst. Ok well a couple of things, 1. You should not just be washing your face with soap. There is a reason why they make face washes. The science behind it is, most washes and soaps are not pH balanced. Our skin has a thing called an "acid mantle." Which is around a pH of 4.5. When you wash with a high alkaline soap, you raise your skins pH that results in dryness. and can evn result in lizard skin. this happens because the high pH sends the enzmyes in our skin that are responsible for natural exfoliation into hyperdrive. I would strongly suggest you go to the drug store and buy a cheap wash. IF you can i would even higher recommend you buy a nicer face wash that is pH balanced like Dermalogica Special Cleansing Gel. But since you have acne, you are best off getting an acne wash. They make an acne wash too, but acne washes can not be perfectly balanced for our skin, or else they would not be able to kill the bacteria. 2. Never use toothpaste as a spot treatment. The fluoride in toothpaste is known to burn the skin. Instead invest in a nice spot treatment for your breakouts. 3. If you wear a helmet, wipe down the straps and pads in the helmet with an alcohol pad. If you wear a backpack, get an acne face wipe, and wipe down your back after your bike. The increase sweat causes an increase of bacteria. An acne face wipe can also help keep your face free of breakouts, or at least be used to spruce up before and after work.

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The age old adage ¨You are what you eat¨is so true. Many a times in spite of all methods, there are certain toxins that are in our body which keep the impurities inside which keep growing and multiplyin. I once started having this totally organic ( not very good at taste) ayurvedic recipe which reduced my pimples and dark spots due to smoking drastically. What I then realised is that it simply flushed the stubborn toxic substances accumulated in my body and helped purify my blood which in turn gave me an acne free glowing skin in a month. I would recommend it to anyone and everyone http://themiracleeffect.tictail.com/product/get-your-skin-back
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agreed, I like all three products of The Miracle Effect. The one for the hair and skin worked wonders for me
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Apart from hormonal changes and aging, factors like genetics, stress and eating habit are reasons for them to appear. Scientifically, acne appears when cells at skin surface block the outlet for sebaceous glands. Then sebum, an oily substance, gets accumulated beneath the skin. Then bacteria that inhabit on the skin feed on them and multiply them. As a result, skin tissues inflame and develop protrudences called acne. For more information on acne visit the following link: http://www.realself.com/forum/rid-bad-acne
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I have used pure chimp super cleanser to get rid of acne, it helped me much. My experience is positive in this way and they are 100% natural.
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drink a tablespoon of pure black strap molasses at night and drink a big cup of warm water and add pure lemon drops to it..it works as a detox and purifies your insides I started giving it to my son for eczema a couple years ago and it worked very well and his eczema and asthma decreased dramatically.
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For most people acne products do absolutely nothing, except dry out your skin and cause irritation. They could even make your skin worse. Acne is a symptom of an internal problem, so using topical treatments is not going to cure it. You need an internal treatment The best is to fix your diet. Sugar and unhealthy fats are huge contributes to acne, so avoid these. If you have any food allergies or intolerances, also keep away from these. Eat enough fruits and veggies, lots of fibre and lots of water.
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I have no acne due to applying pure chimp super cleanser. Just try it to see if it helps you.
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Oily skin is acne prone skin so it must be keep clean always. Make sure you bring natural facial wipes which is very handy and ready to use. Acne are clogged pores due to dirt and pollutants aside from too much oil secretion thus it needs deep cleansing.
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Aloe vera is a wonderful product which is produced from aloevera plant. It is a gift to human by the mother nature. Besides treating acne, this product has many other use. if some one use the plant product, this can be used as juice, gel, ointment and many other.
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Aloe vera is also a wonder remedy to treat acne. Just apply pure aloe vera gel on your skin for 15-20 minutes and than wash off with water. You will get rid of acne in couple of days and will also get glowing skin.
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I was suffering with cystic acne are large, dense, clearly visible on skin, scaring in nature. They are formed when the pore fills with dead skin cells, white blood cells, oil and bacteria giving rise to pus filled boil like appearance. A cyst goes into the skin and can be extremely painful. It can occur anywhere in the body especially on chest, back, shoulders and arms. I used every thing that my Dermatologist suggested me for but nothing worked. Then one day my friend suggested me to go for Accutane. I was little worried, but there was nothing to lose like situation for me. I serched for the same and ordered it from some online pharmacy. Now i can really say it worked for me in great way. If you are also going with the same problem you can use it as well.
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I have a friend who suffers from acne and she had tried so many different creams and tablets from the doctors but nothing seemed to help. She wanted to avoid taking Roacutane and so looked at more hollistic approaches. She started with this Aloe Vera Gel drink by Forever Living combined with this bee propolis cream and you can definitely see a massive improvement in her skin. I think she bought it from this ***removed link to website as 3rd party links not permitted on the site***
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The things you have suggested are very good.. I am also using face wash from many years and have experienced a lot of change in my skin. Now, my skin is less prone to the acnes. Besides this there are many good creams available in the market, which helps to cure acne and removes acne scars.
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u should use red lentil powder and fullers earth as natural face wash to avoid acne for good
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I have used pure chimp natural super cream to have no skin problem any more. Highly recommended!
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As for me I have used pure chimp natural super cream to have no acne. It works well for me.
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1. Wash your face twice daily 2. Use products with benzoyl peroxide 3. Try products with salicylic acid
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Use apple cider vinegar mixed with water, it works very well and it restores the pH of your skin.
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There's a lot of good information here. One thing we need to remember is that we wage a war on oil by using a whole bunch of oil free products/acne products, constantly scrub our skin and over wash our skin we’re stripping away the natural oil that our skin produces which our skin absolutely has to have. That sends our skin into panic mode and our skin starts to immediately produce more and more oil to protect itself. And what that does is start the cycle of you stripping away the oil on your skin and your skin desperately overproducing the oil it needs to protect itself and to function. And it kicks off this really vicious cycle. Because once your skin begins overproducing oil, then you get clogged pores, enlarged pores, acne, scarring, inflammation and right on down the road. So, by giving your skin the oil it needs your skin comes out of panic mode and normalizes its oil production, it stops the overproduction of oil and therefore the clogged pores and inflammation are also stopped. Let's not forget to look at the root of the issue.
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try **removed link**i am using their pigment products but my daughter tried their seed oil cleanser, and her acne is gone.
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