Blemishes on Face
Blemishes may appear on the skin for a variety of reasons: acne, chicken pox, irregular distribution of melanin and excessive exposure to sunlight. You should drink plenty of water and homemade fruit juices every day to make dark spots and blemishes on the skin fade away naturally.
Home Remedies for Blemishes
In addition, you should also follow a few simple home remedies to get rid blemishes on the skin. Slice a raw potato thinly and place the slices on your face.This should be done twice every day for 10-15 minutes. The juice of the potato acts as a natural bleaching agent that lightens dark marks on the skin. If your skin looks blemished due to large pores, apply the pulp of a ripe tomato or the juice of a fresh cucumber on your skin every day. This should be rinsed away with water 10 minutes after application. Both tomato and cucumber juice tighten the skin naturally and give it a smooth, unblemished appearance.
You may also soak 5-6 almonds in water overnight, grind them to a fine paste the next morning, then add a few drops of lemon juice and a little honey to it and smear this paste on the dark spots to get blemish-free skin in a few weeks. You may also try mixing two teaspoons of milk powder with an equal quantity of honey and massage your face with this paste regularly to get rid of skin blemishes.
For another remedy, dry out orange peels and grind this into powder, then mix it with a little rose water and some curd and apply this paste on your skin. This will make dark spots fade away and give your skin a natural glow. Rubbing the skin very gently with the peel of a banana or the rind of a papaya also helps to get rid of blemishes.One of the most popular natural means of getting a flawless complexion is a mixture made by adding a little rose water to two teaspoons of sandalwood powder. You may also sprinkle a pinch of sugar on the peel of a lemon and rub your skin gently with it for 5 minutes every day in order to get rid of blemishes on the face. You may also add half a teaspoon of cinnamon powder with two teaspoons of honey and apply this mixture on your face. Wash it off with cold water after 15 minutes.