Do you feel embarassed or frustrated with your pesty acne scars? Do you wonder how to get rid of acne scars fast to get that flawless face that would not require tons of layers of foundation or hours to apply cover makeup ? We can help.
The root of those scars usually dates back to your teen years.
As teens, you have probably gone first through the “breakout” phase, and you have pretty much struggled with finding different remedies to make your nasty pimples or acne go away. As adults, regrettably, we find out that we are still fighting against pimples and acne. Yep, many of us know this all too well.
Unfortunately, acne breakouts often leave us with ugly marks that are more commonly known as acne scars.
Our favorite application filters or photoshop are probably perfect to get rid of those acne scars before uploading our latest selfie to the social networks but in real life this is another story.
The good news is that you no longer need to hide or feel bad about them because there are countless ways of erasing them or removing them that have proven to be very effective.
In this guide that explains you how to get rid of acne scars on back, on face or any other area, we will cover the different types of scars, the clinical or professional treatments as well as the at home treatments and finally the home remedies for those who prefer the DIY option.
Depending on your case, those treatments will help you totally get rid of them or drastically minimize their appearance. There is not one best way to get rid of acne scars. Dermatologists might need to combine several treatments for your case.
Of course, don’t expect overnight results. You need to be patient, wait for your skin to heal and renew itself. It will take some time but eventually, you will certainly be satisfied with the look of your new skin 🙂
This homemade MAGIC face mask is the only mask you’ll ever need, especially if you have spots, acne scars, and/or wrinkles. This mask is tried, tested, and TRUE! I’ve tried thousands of different masks over the years, and this one is by far the most amazing because it actually works in minutes! So here’s the famous homemade face mask to get rid of spots, acne scars, and wrinkles.
Homemade Face Mask to Get Rid of Spots, Acne Scars, and Wrinkles
- 1 teaspoon honey
- 1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice (preferably organic)
- 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
- 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
In a small, clean bowl, mix all ingredients thoroughly. Apply evenly to face and neck, making sure to avoid the eyes and mouth. You will feel a tingling sensation but that will go away within minutes. Leave on for 15-20 minutes, and rinse off with warm water. Pat dry and follow up with your favorite moisturizer. Apply this mask once or twice a week and you’ll start noticing a huge difference in spots, acne scars, and wrinkles.
The lemon coconut exfoliator
A lot of DIY, home remedies contain lemon in them because lemons have a lot of benefits to the skin. It’s popularly used in DIY skin whitening recipes and DIY anti-acne recipes because it contains alpha hydroxy acids (AHA) that help remove dead skin cells and help stimulate the skin repair damages.
Similarly, you can lighten scars with recipes that have lemon as the main ingredient since it promotes the fast turnover of skin.
IMPORTANT: Lemon juice makes the skin sensitive to sunlight so when using lemon recipes, make sure to avoid sun as much as possible.
Coconut oil is is an amazing moisturizer for the skin with antibacterial properties. We at myawesomebeauty.com think it is a must have for skin, hair that gives awesome results. No wonder many celebrities swear by it.
The baking soda on the other hand, provides gentle exfoliation and it controls oil production on the skin. In this recipe, it serves as, not only an mild exfoliation but, a thickening agent.
- Lemon juice – 3 tsp
- Baking soda – 3 tsp
- coconut oil to cover your face – 3 tsp
- In a small container, mix 3 tsp of lemon juice and 3 tsp of baking soda with 3 tsp of coconut oil
- Once mixed well, apply the mixture on your face using a cotton ball avoiding the eye area.
- Gently massage your face with your fingers with circular motions
- Leave it on for about an hour
- Rinse with lukewarm water and pat your skin dry.
Duration: Do this recipe and this process twice a week.
- Blackheads and whiteheads
- Minimal acne scars