Fed up of buying over-the-counter zit zappers that promise you the world but do more harm than good? We hear you pretties, which is why using grandma’s old is gold techniques still hold strong and word worthy, or should we say beauty worthy.
The Best Way To Get Rid Of Zits
Let’s take a look at ten very easy zit zappers that zit zat zoom the pesky spots away with care.
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Homemade Easy Zit Zappers Solutions
A cup of water should be boiled, to which a table spoon of basil leaves should be added. A ten minute slow fire brew brings the potion to strength. Store and cool for a while, then apply on the zits twice a day for a week!
Concentrated fresh lime juice, cold and nice should be applied all over the face. The vitamins in the lime and the astringent properties of the fruit, cleanses and nourishes the face with a fifteen minute daily regime.
Dab a little water on left over orange peels and pound it into a paste. Rub the paste over the zit, allowing the vitamins and the antioxidants in the peel spring into action. Keep the paste on for ten minutes, thrice a week, once everyday. Zits, what zits?
Applying a mix of curd (two tablespoons) and fullers earth (four tablespoons) as a paste all over your face, will keep the troublesome zits away. Fullers earth is known to remove dead skin cells and bacteria, grime and inflammatory agents too. You need ten minutes to spare using this pack for a flawless face to flaunt!
Not only to slim and help slow down the process of aging, thanks to the abundance of antioxidant properties in left over green tea residue, the potion can be used as a face wash to combat bacteria, dirt and grime- culprits that lead to zits.
With astringent properties to its name, the tea residue from witch hazel is potent enough to use as a face rinse. Use a cotton ball to dab the liquid onto the affected areas. Do this thrice a day and for five days in a week!
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Cinnamon and Honey
Half a teaspoon each of Cinnamon and honey, when made into a paste forms a DIY zit-zapper. Apply the paste onto the zit and blemishes, twice a day for ten minutes. Watch how the zits vanish overnight!
The starch and carbs of potatoes can help when used to the right way to combat zits. Apply the paste of a raw potato on your face for twenty minutes, thrice a week. Five days of this regime brings a flawless face to be happy with.
Apples and Honey
One big apple and half a cup of honey should be smashed into a paste. The face pack is a sticky crunchy and yummy one, so resist the licking and eating. Apply the paste on the face for half an hour and wash it off with cold water thereafter. Do this twice a week and wash well for results to show!
Apple Cider Vinegar
Apart from helping us lose weight and cleaning our internal organs, apple cider vinegar helps do away with zits too. Dilute a cup of ACV into half a cup of water, and use this potion as a face wash everyday. Zits wouldn’t come around anytime soon, since the anti bacterial and anti microbial properties of ACV keeps the skin safe and healthy!
Homemade Zit Zappers Recipe
One of the easiest recipes from grandma’s secret book of beauty is found in our kitchen. For this you would need coconut oil (half a cup), tea tree oil (four drops) and a lip balm tube!
Melt the oils on slow fire and let them blend for five seconds. Allow the mix to cool and then with the help of an eye dropper, pour the mix into empty lip balm tubes. Store it in the fridge so that it solidifies and use when needed.
Have fun flaunting your beautiful face!