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DIY: This cheap and effective remedy will clear all your pimples in few minutes!

India TV Lifestyle Desk New Delhi 06 Apr 2017, 17:26:07 IST
India TV Lifestyle Desk

For some, acne is a distant memory of teenage years. But there are some who’re struggling with acne even in their adolescence. Pimples and their marks can be embarrassing, especially when you have a big thing lined up in the schedule. 

A research has revealed that a third of men and women are affected by acne in their adult years. So, what can we do to treat these pesky pimples? Resort to acne drugs? No, wait. 

If you’re facing the acne trouble in your adult years, then this might come to you as a good news. 

For this DIY, you need just one ingredient which is easily found in your cupboard. Any guesses? 

All you need is some ‘aspirin’ to prepare this DIY mask. Here’s what you need to do. 

Crush one aspirin tablet using a pestle and mortal. Add some water to create a smooth but non-runny paste.

Apply this mixture on your affected area only. Keep it for 15-20 minutes before washing it off. 

Also Read: 11 home remedies to protect your skin in summer

How does aspirin work? 

Aspirin is a salicylate. And salicylic acid is known to work wonders for acne-prone skin. The anti-inflammatory property of aspirin will reduce the pimple in size and make it less visible. 

People back in 1980’s when didn’t have much access to skincare products, swear by aspirin for treating pimples and blemishes. 

Try it out at home and do share your reviews with us.