The use of aspirin is anti-inflammatory and pain-relieving, so it will help your acne reduce swelling and redness. Crush an aspirin tablet, dissolve it in water, and then apply it to your face overnight.
Instead of washing your face with plain water, you should dissolve salt to form a saltwater solution to wash your face. Salt has a very good antiseptic effect that makes acne less red and swollen. If acne on your face appears a lot, you should dilute the salt water solution for better results. After washing your face with salt water, remember to rinse with cold water to help close pores.
Flavored mouthwashes such as mint, vanilla, etc. will make your facial skin irritated. You should use an unscented mouthwash to apply on the acne to help disinfect effectively.
You can use lemon juice or a solution of lemon juice and honey to apply on your face for 10-15 minutes, doing so twice a week will make the dark spots disappear. However, lemon juice can also make your skin more susceptible to sunburn, so you need to limit going out in the sun.
Use a cloth wrapped in ice and roll it on your face for a few minutes to help reduce redness and swelling. You can also use a spoon to put it in, wait for it to appear as a layer of snow on the surface, then apply it to the acne.
If you have an urgent business and want the acne to shrink quickly, you should use eye drops to apply to the acne. The eye drops will reduce the acne within a few hours without irritating the skin.
You can also cut ginger into thin slices, mix it in water and use this water to apply to your face. Ginger will help reduce pain and swelling, and is very effective against bacteria. You can also use ginger juice daily to wash your face to help purify the skin.
Treating acne is not difficult nor does it have to be expensive. Just knowing a few “medicines” available at home, you can also effectively fight acne.