5 True & Tried Home Remedies for Acne Scars

5 True & Tried Home Remedies for Acne Scars


Acne is the common cause of spots most of the people with acne are aged between 12-25. Boys have been affected most commonly rather than the girls. Acne is affected on the face and on the back and neck in the severe cases. Acne is often ranged from mild to severe.


Causes of Acne:

The causes of acne are still unknown, but doctors have coined that certain factors are responsible for the causes of acne.

  • The hormonal changes in teenage,
  • Hormonal changes with pregnant ladies,
  • Starting or stopping birth control pills,
  • Hereditary,
  • Some types of medicine,
  • Greasy makeup.

When pimples get worsened:

Certain factors can worsen the acnes. Such as;

  • Hormonal level change in teenagers and ladies 2-7 days before periods.
  • Pressure from bike helmets,
  • Backpacks,
  • And pollution and high humidity,
  • Squeezing and picking at a pimple,
  • And hard scrubbing of the skin.

         Apart from this, there is also some myth about acnes; people would say that chocolates and greasy food would cause acne; well, it’s not true in most cases. Dirty skin and stress is also not an exact factor for acnes. 

Home Remedies for Acnes:

Some of these home remedies might be little helpful in eradicating the acnes for a longer time.

Lemon Juice:

Take some fresh lemon juice; dab a piece of cotton into it and apply the juice on the acnes. Let sit the application on the face until it dries. And wash your face with tepid water.

You can also add some water to kill its acidic and citric properties.

Rose water and sandalwood:

Rose water murders the acne bringing bacteria and Sandalwood has cooling property over the skin that alleviates the skin irritation to a great extent.

  • Take some shoe dust and rose water,
  • Mix them and make them a fine paste,
  • Apply it over the scars and let it sit,
  • Allow the application to sit for about 24 hours and wash off your face,
  • Wash your face with cold water.
  • Also, try it with lemon juice


  • Take some fresh fenugreek leaves and blend them.
  • Apply the paste on the scars or cover your whole face
  • Leave it for few minutes and then wash it off with cold water.


  • Soak few fenugreek seeds and boil them.
  • Grind them into paste and smudge it on the scars,
  • Let it sit for 15-20 minutes and wash your face with tepid water.

   It is one of the best Natural Home Remedies that could treat acnes in a better way.


            Potato crushes the acnes and removes the dead skin cells which stop the skin pores and gets a new skin which would erase the scars of acnes.

  • Take a piece of raw potato and apply it barely on the scars to have a remedy.
  • Or take out the juice of the potato and apply them onto the scars and leave it for hours and then wash it off with hot water.

Baking soda treatment:

  • Make some paste with soda and water
  • Make it a face mask and let it sit for 15-20 minutes and
  • Then wash your face with tepid water.

Tea Tree oil:

The anti-bacterial properties present in tea tree oil kills the bacteria that causes acne and prevents acne. It sterilises the pores and clears the bacteria.

Take few drops of tea tree oil,

Apply it on the scars and massage it on the scars tenderly,

Repeating this process would dispose of the scars.

Aloe Vera:

Aloe Vera’s anti-incendiary property heals the scars and removes the excess oils and keeps your skin hydrated.

  • Squeeze some aloe vera gel from the fresh cut leaf or grab one from the store.
  • Apply the gel on the scars and,
  • Let it sit for a while and wash off your face with cold water.
  • Repeat it at least twice a week.

Honey and Aspirin:

Though aspirin is not a natural ingredient yet it is a useful home remedy to alleviate the scars caused by acne.

  • Add some water to 2 aspirin tablets and make it into a paste, adding too much of water would make it gritty.
  • Mix some honey to the paste and make it a mask like,
  • Wear the mask for 20-30 minutes,
  • Then wash it off with tepid water.


Ripened red tomatoes can clear the scars; tomatoes also contain abundant SPF which is a natural sunscreen shield. Applying tomatoes would clear the scars, protects your skin against the harmful UV and also hydrates the skin.

Take a fresh red tomato and cut it into pieces,

Crush the pieces to make the pulp of tomato,

Apply it on the face and let sit for 20 minutes,

Wash your face with warm water later on.

These natural remedies alleviate the scars and hydrate your skin. And we hope that you will like our beauty tips.

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