Some women face the problem of acne and acne scars. There are many factors that can cause this skin issue, such as stress, an imbalance of hormones, poor hygiene, poor diet and more. Acne usually appears on the face, chest, neck, and back.
All women want to look pretty, so they resort to expensive procedures and cosmetic products to treat acne. Unfortunately, most of these products are ineffective as well as lead to unwanted side effects. How can you treat acne?
Nowadays, there are many natural remedies that can help you solve any skin issues. Do you know that tomato can treat acne? Let’s look at its benefits!
-tomato has the ability to balance the pH levels of your skin
- tomato can help to close the pores, prevent bacteria, oil, dead skin cells, and dirt from clogging them
- tomato aids in repairing the damaged skin areas on the cellular level as well as easing acne scars.
- tomato has antioxidants which protect your skin from being damaged by the free radicals causing acne
In our article, you can find a list of 10 natural ways you can use tomato for acne & acne scars. Read and take notes!
#1. Tomato, Lemon Juice, And Oatmeal
You need to prepare half a cup of plain oatmeal. Next, put the oatmeal in a blender containing 1 tablespoon of lemon juice and 1 tomato. Blend them well until you have a smooth paste. If this paste is too thick, you may add in it with a little water. Now, you can use this paste to clean your skin. Let it work for 20 to 25 minutes. Then, you need to rinse it off with warm water.
#2. Tomato and Avocado
You need to put a pot of water on the heat and boil it. Then, you put the pulp of an avocado and 1 tomato in a blender and blend them until they become a smooth mixture. Next, take the boiled water out of the heat and steam your face for about 15 minutes to help open the pores. Apply this tomato and avocado mixture to your skin and let it aside for 30 to 40 minutes. Wash it off with warm water.
#3. Tomato Combined With Yogurt
Firstly, you need to mix with plain Greek yogurt (2 tbsp). Now, use fingertips to apply this mixture to your skin and gently massage it in a circular motion. Keep waiting for about 30 minutes and rinse off with lukewarm water.
#4. Tomato With Cucumber
You need to mix the tomato juice with cucumber juice at an equal ratio. Then, you have to apply this juice mixture to your skin by using a cotton ball. Allow it to sit for about 5 minutes or till it dries. Wash it off with lukewarm water.
#5. A Smoothie Of Celery, Kale, And Tomato For Acne
Firstly, you need to prepare 2 stalks of celery, 1 tomato, and 4 kale leaves. Put all of them in a blender and blend to get a smooth paste. Add some ice cubes in it and blend until it becomes a smooth mixture. Drink this mixture 1 or 2 times per day.
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#6. Tomato and Garlic
At first, you peel and mince 4 cloves of garlic. Then you blend garlic with 2 tbsp of tomato juice in a blender until you get a fine paste. You need to apply this paste to clean your skin and wait for 5 minutes. Rinse with clean water.
#7. Tomato Mask
You need to put 1 tomato in a blender and blend it to get a smooth tomato paste. Apply this tomato paste to your skin and let it sit for 15 to 20 minutes. Wash it off with warm water.
#8. Tea Tree Oil, Jojoba Oil, and Tomato For Acne
Firstly, you need to mash half a tomato into a smooth paste. Then, you mix it with the jojoba oil (1 tsp) and tea tree oil (5 drops). Next, you stir well, and apply it to your affected skin. Allow it to sit for 10 to 15 minutes. Rinse off with warm water.
#9. Tomato With Milk
You need to put a tomato in a blender and then pour ¼ cup of milk into it. Blend them well and apply this mixture to your skin. Let it work for 10 to 15 minutes. Rinse off with lukewarm water.
#10. Tomato, Camphor, and Honey
You need to mix 1 tsp each of honey and fresh tomato juice with half a tsp of camphor lotion. Next, put them in a blender and blend well. Apply this mixture to your affected skin area, and let it sit for 15 minutes. Rinse off with warm water.
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