10 Best Homemade Face Packs for Pimples

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Homemade Face Packs for Pimples

Pimples appear nasty and can reoccur again and again, frequent occurrences of these can make skin dull, rough and patchy which makes it look older and sick. These are more common in adolescent years but can affect men and women at any age. If these are not treated properly pimples with deep roots can leave a mark or scar after healing. Here are few very effective homemade face packs for pimples which on regular use provide relief from the problem and also maintain softness and radiance of skin.

Homemade Face Packs for Pimples


Take Multani Mitti (Fuller's Earth) and add rose water, both of which in sufficient quantity, to form a thick paste. Add some lemon juice and apply this paste evenly all over the skin. Let the paste dry out completely and wash off later. Repeat this regularly till all the pimples are gone. Multani mitti absorbs excessive oil on skin and helps in opening-up blocked skin pores. It also allows pimples to drain out quickly and provides fresh and smooth skin.


Take two tablespoons of gram flour and add one or one and half tablespoon of yogurt, let the mixture sit for 10 minutes and later stir to mix them well. Apply this paste over skin forming circular motions and leave for 20-30 minutes. Wash off later this will heal existing pimples and also prevent occurrence of new ones. This is one of the oldest homemade face packs for pimples.


Add lemon juice and honey in equal parts, you can also add few drops of rose water to it. Spread this mixture evenly over facial skin. Massage the areas containing pimple with gentle pressure and leave the paste for 20-30 minutes. Later wash off with lukewarm water and repeat regularly till you see off last pimple. Repeat once or twice in a week regularly to prevent outbreak in future. This too is useful homemade face pack for pimples.


Take a medium sized cucumber, peel it off and grate it, collect the grated cucumber and squeeze to extract its juice out. Collect juice and remaining pulp separately. Keep cucumber juice in refrigerator to cool down completely. Pick juice with the pulp and apply over face covering every corner of skin. Let the cucumber juice stay for 20 minutes and wash off later. Repeat regularly till pimple go away and twice in a week to avoid outbreak in future. This is widely used homemade face pack for pimples.



Take handful of Neem leaves, soak these in water for half an hour and later grind these to form a paste. Add some rose water to make this paste little smoother and apply over face forming circular motions. Let the paste stay for 20 minutes and wash off with lukewarm water. Repeat regularly till pimples subside and regularly twice in a week to prevent an outbreak. This too is one of the old and trusted homemade face packs for pimples.


Take honey in sufficient quantity add one teaspoon of cinnamon powder for each tablespoon of honey. Mix these well to form a paste and apply over skin. Leave the paste for 10 minutes and later form circular motions with fingers over the areas containing pimples. Wash off and repeat regularly till you see off the problem. Later massage face regularly for 5 minutes with honey before taking a shower to prevent an outbreak and gain soft and radiant skin.


Take handful of Holy basil leaves and mint leaves. Grind these together, add few drops of water to make the paste smooth, apply this paste over face and leave for 20 to 30 minutes. Cover the pimples generously with the paste. Wash off with lukewarm water later and repeat regularly till you see off the problem. This too is one of the effective and easy to use homemade face packs for pimples.


Take few cloves of garlic and crush these, add some honey to form a paste and apply over pimples. This may cause bit stinging for a while, let the paste stay for 20 minutes and wash off. Later repeat after a day till problem subsides. This too is one very useful homemade face pack for acne.


Take pomegranate seeds in sufficient quantities. Grind these to form a paste and apply over face evenly, let the paste stay for 20 to 30 minutes and wash off. Repeat regularly. This is one of the best ways to eradicate pimples and prevent their reoccurrence. Pomegranate seeds also improve shine and radiance of skin and improve its texture.


Take rose water in sufficient quantity and add lemon juice in equal parts. Apply this mixture with the help of a cotton ball and leave for 15-20 minutes. Wash off later and repeat regularly. This is simple but effective homemade face pack for pimples. Do not go out in sun after applying this for 2 hours. The sunlight after lemon face pack can cause skin darkening. Use it at night to avoid any problems.