Here's How You Can Use Castor Oil To Get Rid Of Acne

   |  Updated: March 14, 2018 10:27 IST

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Here's How You Can Use Castor Oil To Get Rid Of Acne
Highlights
  • Castor oil has been used in Indian households for centuries now
  • Castor oil also has anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties
  • It can help in preventing acne breakouts to a great extent
Castor oil has been used in Indian households for centuries now. There is no denying the fact that it provides with a lot of skin benefits. Apart from being rich in fatty acids, minerals and nutrients, castor oil also has anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties which can help in preventing acne breakouts to a great extent. Frequent acne breakouts can be quite annoying. Almost all of us wish to have a clear and glowing skin. However, achieving the same is no less than a task these days as it requires a lot of attention and care. When it comes to acne, pollution and poor diet are the main culprits! If you wish to get rid of acne without using any chemical-based products, then it's time to bring castor oil to your rescue. Here's how you can use castor oil to get rid of acne.

Step 1: Cleanse your face with a face cleanser to remove the extra oil and dirt. Massage it gently and focus on areas that are more prone to acne.

 

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Cleanse your face with a face cleanser to remove the extra oi​l. Photo Credit: iStock


Step 2: The next step is to apply castor oil on your face. All you need is some slightly warm organic castor oil. Take a cotton ball and dip it in castor oil. Gently massage it all over your face in a circular motion. Let it sit for about 10-15 minutes until your skin absorbs it fully.

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Castor oil has been used in Indian households for centuries now

Step 3: Before washing your face, massage it gently. Then, with the help of lukewarm water, wash your face. Do not forget to moisture your face with a moisturizer or coconut oil. Repeat these steps on alternate days to see effective results.



Bring on these changes in your beauty regime to see effective results!



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