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HOW TO REDUCE PIMPLES NATURALLY FOR OILY SKIN

OVERVIEW

Acne is a skin condition which is accompanied with eruptions on face, forehead, shoulders, back and chest. The reason of its occurrence is the clogged pores. Our skin contains sebaceous glands which produces sebum. When dirt along with bacteria and sebum gets filled in the pores, then pimples occur.

Pimples occur very commonly in teenagers as there is increased production of androgens during adolescence. Nearly 70% of people experience this in some point of their life.

There are various treatment options for acne but one major problem in its treatment is the frequent recurrence of pimples.

WHAT ARE THE CAUSES OF PIMPLES?

Androgens are the hormones which are responsible for sexual characters. If there occurs imbalance of these hormones, then it leads to more production of sebum and thus more pores get clogged.

However, there are certain other reasons which lead to occurrence of pimples:

  • Synthetic clothing
  • Air pollution
  • Imbalance of hormones
  • Excessive use of cosmetics
  • Family history
  • Some medicines
  • Stress

WHAT ARE THE VARIOUS TYPES OF PIMPLES?

Acne is of different types depending on the type of material present in the pore i.e. whether it is pus, dirt, sebum, etc.

Following are the various types of acne:

  • Blackheads
  • Whiteheads
  • Papules
  • Pustules
  • Fungal acne
  • Nodules
  • Cysts

 

WHAT ARE THE SYMPTOMS OF ACNE?

Acne variations occur from person to person. Following are the signs and symptoms of acne:

  • Small, red tender pustules
  • Large, solid lumps called nodules
  • Painful, pus-filled lumps
  • Whiteheads
  • Blackheads
  • They mostly appear on face, neck, upper back and shoulders.

 

HOW PIMPLES CAN BE PREVENTED?

Acne can be prevented to some extent by following some of the simple steps:

  • Wash the face regularly with warm water and then use a mild cleanser
  • Moisturize face regularly
  • Use less cosmetic products
  • When makeup is being done then remove it at the end of the day
  • Don’t touch the face again and again

 

HOW PIMPLES CAN BE TREATED AT HOME NATURALLY?

Following are the home remedies for the treatment of acne:

  • Honey mask
  • It is a very good immune-modulator, thus helps in fighting bacterial infections.
  • It doesn’t allow growth of bacteria on skin.
  • Use it as a face mask. Apply it on face or on other affected area for 20 minutes and rinse with water.
  • Cucumber face mask
  • Cucumber gives a very cool and soothing effect to the skin. It keeps the skin hydrated.
  • It helps in reducing inflammation and irritation.
  • Make the paste of cucumber and yogurt. Apply it on skin for 15-20 min. then wash it with water.
  • Yeast and yogurt mask
  • Yeast and yogurt are very good anti-bacterial agents. They inhibit the growth of bacteria and thus prevents pimples.
  • Make the paste of yeast and yogurt and apply it on the affected area.
  • Grapes cleanser
  • Grapes contain an active ingredient called resveratrol. It is bactericidal in nature.
  • It kills bacteria present on skin.
  • Make a paste of grapes and apply it in the skin.
  • Turmeric face mask
  • Turmeric is used since times immemorial as a beauty product.
  • It is a good anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory agent.
  • It helps in curing various types of skin disorders like atopic dermatitis, acne vulgaris, etc.
  • Mix 1 tsp of besan, a pinch of turmeric and milk. Apply it on the affected part of skin and leave for 5-10 min.

CHANDIGARH AYURVEDA CENTER’S MEDICATIONS FOR THE TREATMENT OF PIMPLES

Here are some of the medications of Chandigarh Ayurveda Center which are used for the treatment of acne:

  • Aloe Vera Gel 
  • Aloe Vera Gel consists of the pure extract of Aloe Vera and rose petals.
  • It gives cooling and soothing effect to the skin.
  • It removes sun tan, acne scars, dark spots. It also helps in curing burning sensation.
  • It makes the skin healthy.
  • Recommended Dosage – Gently apply over the affected area of the skin.
  • Blood Purifier
  • It is herbal syrup that deeply works to eliminate the toxins from the blood and maintains the proper circulation.
  • The syrup is made up of Neem (Azadirachta indica), Patola (Trichosanthes dioica), Guduchi (Tinospora cordifolia), Vasa (Adhatoda vasica), Patha (Cissampelos pariera), Vidanga (Embelia ribes), etc.
  • It corrects the digestive system, relieves constipation, prevents and cures boils, pimples, and skin eruptions.
  • Recommended Dosage –2 teaspoonfuls twice daily
  • Panchatikta Ghrita Guggulu 
  • The tablets are very beneficial in curing skin diseases as it contains the Pitta pacifying ingredients such as Shuddh guggulu (Commiphora mukul), Neem (Azadirachta indica), Amrita (Tinospora cordifolia), Gajapippali (Piper chaba), Shunthi (Zingiber officinalis), etc.
  • They are very helpful balancing the three doshas of the body. That’s why known as tridoshahara.
  • Recommended Dosage –2 tablets twice daily with normal water
  • Twak Detox Powder
  • The skin problems occur due to aggravation of the pitta dosha.
  • Twak detox powder helps in balancing the pitta dosha and removing toxins from the body.
  • It also purifies blood, thus good for blood disorders.
  • Recommended Dosage –1 sachet twice daily with normal water
  • Twak Churna
  • It is made up of two main ingredients – yashtimadhu and manjishtha.
  • Twak churan is having anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory properties. That’s why it is very good for various types of skin disorders.
  • Recommended Dosage – 1 teaspoonful twice daily with normal water
  • Skin care tablet
  • It consists of haridrakhand, khadir, mulethi, chirayta, gandhak, etc. herbs.
  • It removes toxins from the body and thus helps in blood purification.
  • It is good for all skin types and helps in lightening dark spots, blemishes and removes skin tan.
  • Recommended Dosage – 1 tablet twice daily with normal water.
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HOW CAN BLACK SPOTS ON FACE REMOVED BY AYURVEDIC TREATMENT ?

DESCRIPTION

Every other person especially teenagers have pimple problems these days, whenever a pimple arises everybody wants it to heal quickly but sometimes what happens is they leave a dark spot on the skin even after the pimple is gone. Most dark spots cause no harm and people usually treat them because of cosmetic reasons. Certain blemishes may indicate an underlying condition which requires prompt medical treatment.

WHAT IS A DARK SPOT ?

A pimple is a form of inflammation and when it heals, the cells sent to restore your skin surface contain melanin. When certain cells have more melanin than others, the result is a darker patch of skin or a dark spot. This is also known as inflammatory hyper pigmentation.

Pricking or squeezing a blemish can increase your chances of post – inflammatory hyper pigmentation. People with dark skin are usually at higher risk for this.

Dark spot can be a single mark or some area that could present in variety of colors like black, brown or red. It can occur at any part of the body and its appearance can be raised or flat surface.

CAUSES OF DARK SPOTS:

  • UV rays exposure
  • Certain infections
  • Excessive salty and spicy food
  • Hormonal imbalance
  • Excessive intake of oily and fried food
  • Certain medications

HOW TO REMOVE DARK SPOTS ?

These are some home remedies for removing dark spots at home:

ALOE VERA GEL: Use aloe vera gel and mix it with one teaspoon of honey and apply it to the affected area and let it dry. Wash it with water after 10 minutes.

SUNSCREEN USE: Always use sunscreen while going out to protect your skin FROM uV RAYS.

PURE MILK: Take a cotton swab and dip it in milk and apply it your face every night.

VITAMIN C INTAKE: Vitamin C also has antioxidant properties, which protects the skin from age-accelerators and thus pigmentation.

USE OF POTATO: Potato contains azelaic acid that helps in removing blemishes and dark spots. Cut a potato into a half and rub it on the dark spots. Wash it off after it dries.

APPROPRIATE DIET: Proper diet having proper nutrients and vitamins helps in faster healin of the skin making it clear.

COMMON PLACES OF DARK SPOTS

Dark spots can occur at part of the body and can vary in size too but most common areas of dak spots are:

  • Hands
  • Face
  • Shoulder
  • Back

MANAGEMENT

Following treatment can also be done to remove dark spots :

  • Laser treatment
  • Cryotherapy
  • Chemical peels
  • Microdermabrasion

In Ayurveda, it is supposed that when a person is consuming excessive salty, fried, oily food products it causes an imbalance in the Bhrajak Pitta which further leads to the formation of certain skin problems and one of the most common is blemishes. To cure blemishes, several natural herbs have various medicinal properties that work of its root cause and maintain the hormonal balance by which the person doesn’t have to face such types of skin issues.

AYURVEDIC TREATMENT

CHANDIGARH AYURVEDIC CENTRE’s TREATMENT

Chandigarh Ayurvedic Centre has its own BLEMISH GO KIT for natural and ayurvedic treatment of dark spots. This kit has:

DETOX PREMIUM POWDER:

Detox premium powder is a very effective ayurvedic medicine to cure blemishes as it purifies the whole body by removing excess toxins from the body. The powder is composed of shukta pishti, giloy satv, gandhak rasayan, moti pishti, akik pishti, shankh bhasma, etc. The ingredient reduces all the signs and symptoms associated with the blemishes.
Recommended Dosage – Take 1 sachet twice daily with normal water.

SKIN GLOW KADHA:

INGREDIENTS: Skin glow kadha is an Ayurvedic proprietary that gives the best result in the treatment of acne, blemishes, rashes, and other common skin problems. The decoction is composed of dalchini, giloy, tulsi, chirata, haldi, mahaguni, bahera, etc.

BENEFITS:  The ingredients have anti-aging properties and act as natural astringent that provides freshness to the skin, helps in improving the skin texture, restores the skin balance and naturally improves the quality of the skin.

Recommended Dosage – Take 20 ml twice daily with an equal amount of water.

BLOOD PURIFIER SYRUP:

INGREDIENTS: It is ayurvedic syrup that consists of various natural ingredients such as Khadir Chall (Acacia catechu), Manjistha (Rubia cordifolia), Neem (Azadirachta indica), Giloy (Tinospora cordifolia), Harad (Terminalia bellirica), Baheda (Terminalia chebula), Amla (Emblica officinalis), etc. As
BENEFITS : The syrup purifies the blood by removing excess toxins it is very beneficial in maintaining proper circulation and improves the skin naturally.

Recommended Dosage – Take 2 teaspoonful twice daily.

ALOE VERA GEL:

INGREDIENTS : Aloe Vera herb is well known for its medicinal properties and has multiple benefits in case of skin problems. The gel is made up of pure extract of aloe vera that has a mixture of rose petals in it.

BENEFITS: The gel has anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant, anti-fungal, anti-bacterial properties and also provides a coolant effect to the skin.

Method of Application – Gently apply over the affected area of the skin.

TWAK TAILAM:

INGREDIENTS : Twak tailam is very effective for the skin as it deeply nourishes the tissues and improves the skin luster. The tailam is composed of yashtimadhu (Glycyrrhiza glabra), manjistha (Rubia cordifolia), etc.

BENEFITS: The tailam supports skin health, helps in reducing uneven pigments, improves complexion, and helps in deep detoxification and blood purification without any side effects.

Method of Application – Apply over the affected area of the skin.

SKIN CARE TABLET:

INGREDIENTS: Skin care tablet is a pure ayurvedic formulation. It helps to maintain the texture of your skin depending on the type of skin you have. It contains various herbs like Haridra khand, Panchnimb churna, Khadir chahal, Chirayta, Mulethi, Chopchini, Gandhak, Ajmoda that work very effectively on all skin types.

BENEFITS: Skin care is a blood purifying tablet. It cools and detoxifies the blood, increase blood circulation of the skin. It minimizes the blemishes, lighten sun tan, delay ageing of skin and heal skin problems.

Recommended Dosage: Take 1 tablet twice daily.

PANCHATIKTA GHRITA GUGGULU:

INGREDIENTS : This tablet contains pure herbal ingredients such as Nimba(Azadirachta indica), Patola(Cucumis acutangulus), Guduchi(Tinospora cordifolia), Vasa(Adhatoda vasica), etc.

BENEFITS : These herbs shows Antioxidant, Anti-rheumatic, Anti-inflammatory, Analgesic, antipruritic, neuro-protective properties. This tablet is effective in Indigestion, blood purification, blemishes, scars, asthma, and gout.

Recommended Dosage: Take 1 tablet twice daily.