All products that we see on TV and magazines say that they are the best ones to cure our acne problems. However, backed-up by good packaging and nice advertising execution, this companies will try to sell us their products by can’t seem to say true to their promise of curing our skin problems.
People suffering from acne will surely be delighted to know that some of the best products to get rid of our acne problems are found in the kitchen or the garden. One of the best products to use is lemon juice for acne.
Lemons are known to be rich in vitamin C and also famous for its disinfectant properties. It is being used at homes to remove stains and grease in the kitchen, in removing tarnish stuff from metals and in home health, great for curing dry cough and is also used as a mouthwash for personal hygiene and removing odors.
As an agent in healing blemishes on the skin, you may dab a small amount of lemon juice onto pimples a few times a day to achieve a clearer and smoother skin within a few weeks. Lemon juice does indeed help to clear up acne because of its disinfecting wonders. Its acid breaks down the main acne-causing bacteria that produces acne. The citric acid, known as L-absorbic acid, cleanses clogged pores and makes them appear smaller. It can also help reduce the redness or your acne. In fact, L-absorbic acid is found in many acne-treating products. It is also used to treat disinfect minor wounds, scratches and tears in the skin.
Lemon juice is way very inexpensive and certainly affordable.
When using lemon juice to treat your acne, there will be a slight stinging sensation that may be rather uncomfortable in the first few days. If you have a sensitive skin, you may experience redness and irritation. If redness occurs, you may stop the treatment. If it continues, you may seek professional advice by going to your dermatologist.