Acne and Breakouts Remedies: 5 Effective Home Remedies for Acne and Breakouts

Acne and Breakouts Remedies

Acne is the most common problem or skin condition affecting around 75% of people at the same time in a different location.

Acne treatment might be expensive and often have unwanted effects like irritation and redness etc.

This makes people curious about home remedies of acne or how to cure acne with home remedies at home. Today, the internet has an answer to all questions and filled with a number of home remedies but do they effective? No one has the answer to it.

This article will help you to explore what causes acne? And how to cure acne naturally at home?

What causes acne?

Acne appears on the face when the pores of your skin get blocked because of the dirt, pollution, dead skin and oil.

Each pore is connected with the sebaceous gland. The sebaceous gland produces oils known as sebum that made the clogged pores, which is the cause of bacteria called Propionibacterium. These bacteria produce acne.

There are many factors that contribute to generating acne-like genetics, diet, and stress.

There are various home remedies that manage to reduce acne.

1. Apply apple cider vinegar

Apple cider vinegar is made by pressing the apples. It contains the various organic acid which is used to reduce the bacteria.

How to use it?

  • Mix one part of apple cider vinegar with water (for more sensitive skin use more water)
  • After cleaning your face, apply the mixture on your face with a cotton
  • Keep it for 15-20 minutes and rinse it with normal water
  • Repeat this process at least one time in a day for getting rid of acne.

2. Make a honey and cinnamon mask

Honey and cinnamon are a great source of antioxidants. Researchers have proven that antioxidants are good for your face because it helps in reducing acne.

My grandmother told me this remedy and it’s very effective.

How to use it

  • Take 2 tablespoon honey and 1 teaspoon cinnamon. Mix it well and make a mask.
  • After cleansing, apply this mask to your face leave for 10-15 minutes
  • Rinse the mask and wash your face with normal water

3. Tea tree oil

Tea tree oil is the oil that is found in the leaves of Melaleuca alternifolia, a small tree in Australia. It is well known for reducing bacteria and inflammation.

How to use it

  • Mix one part tree with the nine parts of water
  • Take a cotton ball and dip into the mixture and apply it to acne
  • Repeat this process one time in a day

4. Apply green tea

CBD Green tea is very high in antioxidants and drinking it can promote good health. Drinking green tea wound not help you to reduce acne but applying it can be.

How to use it

  • Put a green tea into boiling water.
  • Apply tea on affected areas after cooling it.
  • Dry it, and then rinse with water.

5. Moisturize with aloe vera gel

Aloe vera is a plant that has gel in the leaves. Aloe vera gel is used in various products like soaps, face wash, and other skin conditions.

How to use it

  • Scrape the gel out of the leaves
  • Apply gel to your skin as a moisturizer
  • Repeat it 1-2 times in a day, if needed.


Acne is an ordinary problem with various infections. Although conventional treatment makes them more dry and red.

Fortunately, there are a number of home remedies that you can try at your place. These remedies may not be effective for everyone but they might be valuable for trying.

There are a number of Japanese beauty products that can also help for reducing acne. Majestic skin is one of them that helps to unblock and shrinks the pores.