Skin spots and blemishes, pimples and acne are the most common type of skin care problem that people often complain about. This issue does not only affect teens, as adults also have this problem sometimes after years of having clear skin. Face spots and skin blemishes are a huge source of embarrassment, which often leaves those affected with a low level of self confidence.
Dark spots, skin blemishes and other skin conditions are caused by a wide variety of factors. These include damage by the sun, genetics, the type of diet consumed and your age. If you want to remove dark spots, acne and blemishes and restore your body to its most youthful look below are a few tips to help you with this.
The first and most important step to get rid of spots, blackheads, acne and blemishes is to create a good and proper plan for your condition and follow it. The thing is, most people who have face spots do not take the time to treat their condition, and it is only when they have a special event to attend that they attempt to treat it. If you really want to get rid of the face spots that you have, you must be disciplined enough in your approach if you want it to work. As you will never find a magical treatment for your acne or blemishes that will cause a miracle overnight and leave you with a clear face in the morning.
If you have oily skin, you can use any cleanser that contains salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide. These two ingredients will help to dry the excess oil from your skin. If you have one of those painful pimples, you can apply a warm cloth to the area and compress it, then allow it to drain before you apply the benzoyl peroxide.
If you normally wear make-up, and you are prone to acne, try wearing oil-free makeup whenever possible. Oil-free makeup will be less likely to cause the buildup and block the pores. You should also, always remove your makeup every night and use your cleanser to remove the dirt, oil and makeup residue from deep within the skin.
If you have zits that keep popping up a great overnight home remedy for zapping it is to put a small amount of toothpaste (not gel) on the affected area before bed. This will help to reduce the redness and soothe the inflammation and irritation.
By following these simple steps you will be well on your way to ridding yourself of this problem within no time.