Acne scar removal is a difficult thing to do because mostly these are stubborn and hard to get rid of.
Given here are some remedies that can help remove these marks naturally without any medical procedure or tropical lotions.
Acne Scar Removal Home Remedies
Aloe Vera has anti-inflammatory property, so it helps fade away redness of the acne scar when applied over it. Take Aloe gel from the plant by cutting a leaf, washing and peeling it. Apply the gel directly over the scar twice daily and leaving it for about 30 minutes. Rinse off with fresh water.
If there is no aloe vera plant, you can also buy aloe vera cream or gel from the store but it can have some synthetic ingredients. So, go for pure aloe gel from the plant.
Cucumber extract is one of the best tonics for oily skin. They have high water content that hydrates the skin and soothes inflammation caused by acne scar. Slice a fresh cucumber and place directly over the scars leaving for 15 to 30 minutes. Rinse off with fresh water. Repeat this process once daily for fast results. This is an ideal remedy for acne scar removal.
Oils trap moisture and loosen the skin to rejuvenate and refresh it. Olive oil, lavender oil and coconut oils are ideal options. Warm the oil slightly and dab it onto the scar. It should be too hot but only at your body temperature.
Now mix rose water and sandalwood to make a paste and apply it over the acne scars, leaving it for an hour or overnight. Rinse off with cold water. Repeat the process daily.
Fenugreek has anti-inflammatory property so its great for soothing the scars. Take 1 tsp. Fenugreek seeds and mix with one cup of water. Bring the mixture to boil for 10 to 15 minutes. Let it cool down and strain out the seeds. Apply the solution over scars and don’t rinse off. Repeat this everyday for one week.
Alkaloids in neem give it anti-viral and anti-bacterial properties. It cleanses the scar and allows skin heal naturally. Place neem leave over acne scar and hold for 15 minutes pressing lightly. Repeat once daily for a week or longer.
Take an ice cube and hold it over the scar for 10 to 15 minutes once daily. After a few days the scar should shrink. If ice feels too cold, wrap in cheesecloth or linen.