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10 Best Ways To Treat Pimples

Best Ways To Treat Pimples

Everyone of us want to look beautiful but even after trying a lot of things there are many problems that can make you feel conscious about yourself and one such problem is the never leaving pimples. Pimples usually appear at the time when you do not want them. They make you conscious and eventually ruin your day. The trauma of a pimple is at its highest peak when you have to go out with someone special but all you can do is to feel embarrassed because of the red bump on your face. You cannot hide a pimple if it is there then you have to bear the shame but no worries here are some of the ways that would help you to get rid of a pimple instantly. If you have a date to go on then try these lesser known easy methods to say goodbye to your pimple. These ways do not include any of the costly cosmetics or anything like that, all it requires is some of the things that are easily available at home or could be purchased from a nearby shop. So here goes the list.


Garlic has anti bacterial properties and act as an anti inflammatory. Garlic can be used to reduce the swelling and redness of a pimple. Cut a piece of garlic and apply it on the affected area, leave it for at least half an hour and then rinse with cold water. Repeat the process as required.


Lemon Juice

Lemon is a wonderful product that can be used to treat your pimples. Apply a fresh slice of lemon on your pimples and wash it off after 10-15 minutes with cold water. You should use this everyday in order to get the best results.

Lemon juice

Tooth Paste

If a pimple has too much swelling then you can use your tooth paste for the spot treatment. All you need is to put some tooth paste directly on your pimple and let it dry before rinsing off. This process should be done at night before you go to sleep, let the tooth paste remain on your face for the whole night. Wash it next morning and you would notice a significant reduction in the swelling. But one thing you should remember that this process is only suitable for spot treatment and should not be used for entire face.

Tooth paste


Turmeric is known for its healing properties and is being used since the old ages. It is used by many women in the country for their beauty treatment. Take a teaspoon of turmeric and make a paste either by using olive oil or honey. Apply the paste directly on your pimples; let the turmeric do its magic. Wash your face after 15-20 minutes and you would notice a significant reduction in your pimples. Use this remedy every day to get a clearer pimple free skin.



Natural honey is known for its antibacterial properties and you can also use it to cure your pimples. Apply honey directly on your pimples and wash your face with warm water. Remember this time it is warm water. Treating with honey would reduce the appearance of your pimples. Therefore it is advisable to follow this wonder product regularly to maintain a clearer skin.


Tea Tree Oil

Many of you might not know that tea tree oil is used by many people because of its anti septic and anti bacterial properties. Tea tree oil has the ability to fight the bacteria that cause pimples. Take a cotton piece, soak it in tea tree oil and apply directly on your pimples. Better results could be seen if you leave the oil for longer time on your skin. Some people might feel a burning sensation on the application of the oil but do not worry, wash your face and dilute the oil with water and then repeat the process to get better results.

Tea Tree Oil

Eye Drops

You would be surprised to know that eye drops can be used to treat your pimples. Actually the eye drop solution has the ingredients that constrict the blood vessels and reduces swelling and redness instantly. All you need is to take a cotton bud, dip it into the eye drop solution and then apply it directly on your pimple. Leave the solution for about 10 minutes and then rinse your face with cold water. Apply the solution every two hours and you would notice that your pimple is fading away.

Eye drops

Steam Treatment

The main reason of the appearance of pimple is the dirt that closes our facial pores. Therefore it is important to clear your pores in order to get rid of the pimples. Steam treatment can be used to open your pores and remove the dirt, oil and bacteria. You can use a facial sauna or a pot of hot water for the process. One can also use a cloth dipped in hot water, apply the cloth directly on your pimples for 5 minutes then wash your face with cold water. This would help in clearing the dirt and you would get rid from your irritating pimples.

Steam treatment

Witch Hazel

Many of you might not have heard the name of Witch Hazel but it is a natural astringent that tones up the skin and removes the dirt and bacteria from the skin. Many of the costly cosmetics products contains the extracts of witch hazel but as it was mentioned that you do not have to spend much. Therefore instead of going for the costly products buy an affordable bottle of hazel extracts from a nearby pharmacy. Apply the hazel extracts after cleaning your skin to see the effect.

Witch Hazel

Chemical Method

Do not get under the impression that chemical method would harm you. The chemical which is being talked about is benzyl peroxide. Many dermatologists suggest the use of benzyl peroxide in order to get rid of pimples. Go to a pharmacy and purchase benzyl peroxide solution as per the guidelines of your dermatologist. Apply the solution on you face and wash it off after 10-15 minutes. This one is an instant way to reduce the swelling of a pimple.

Chemical method

Use the above remedies to cure and get rid of your pimple effectively to get a pimple free skin.

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