Almost everyone has pimples during puberty. But if there are large red bumps which are painful, then it must be cystic acne. This happens due to clogging of the skin pores. When inflammation reaches deep into the skin, a bump that is full of puss is formed. Such conditions require medical help, but if you prefer an affordable but effective treatment for cystic acne, you may try the following home remedies. Of late, people are using DIY home remedies because these are safe. These are mostly based on natural products and do not contain any harsh chemicals that can damage your skin.
1. Oatmeal Mask
Oatmeal delivers good result for treating cystic acne by absorbing the excess oil. Cook the oatmeal in filtered water and cool in refrigerator or mix instant oatmeal with filtered water for making a paste. Apply this as a face mask leaving to stay for about thirty minutes and wash with warm water. Regular use of this will exfoliate dead cells and render smooth and soft skin.
2. Apply Baking Soda
Due to its anti-inflammatory property, baking soda also delivers good results in treating cystic acne. This absorbs the excess oil from the skin and exfoliates the dead skin cells resulting smooth and healthy skin. To apply make a paste with little water and massage the affected area with the paste for around 15 seconds or so and rinse with…