7 Anti Acne Herbs

The appearance of stubborn acne and pimples is liked by none! 
Here is a list of some highly effective Ayurvedic herbs which can help you through.


1. Bavachi

 - psoralea coryfolia

Bavachi is extremely useful in all beauty purposes. be it skin acne, wrinkles, ageing, pigmentation, scars, acne spots, dullness, bavachi is the life saver.

2. Neem 

- Azadirachta indica

Neem is known for its detoxyfying properties. Being high in Tikta rasa, it is strotoavrodhak (open channels of body). 
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3. Nutmeg

 -Myristica fragrans

Nutmeg has anti inflammatory  and anti bacterial properties , but it is a very tricky ingredient. Even a slightly high dose of it can cause toxicity, so it is strictly advised to take it under the observation and in fixed dosage by your ayurvedic practitioner .

4. Tulsi

 - ocimum sanctum

Tulsi is known for its high anti oxidant content. Be it hair or skin or body or lips tulsi is an amazing beauty product. Also, it is consumed internally for excellent cardiovascular tonic and respiratory tonic.

5. Amba haldi

 - Curcuma longa

Specifically Amba haridra is used in beauty purposes as it shows highest anti inflammatory and anti bacterial action among others.

6. Rakt chandan 

- Pterocarpus santalinus

Rakt chandan is Madhur (sweet) is rasa and vipaka. It is cooling in nature and considered one of the best PITTA pacifying drug.

7. Green tea

Both internally and externally green tea is being used to fight stubborn acne. Some facemasks including mixing green tea with honey or rose water or curd, whereas its internal use also increases metabolism which is also good for skin health.

• All of these herbs are scientifically proven to be anti inflammatory, detoxifying, cleaning, cooling ,hydrating effects on the skin

How to use?

They can be used in various forms both internally and externally. However, internal usage is strictly to be done under Ayurvedic doctor.

•For the external usage , Mukhalepa (facePack) can be made.  
Mix the powder of these herbs with rose water or plain water and apple a thin layer over effected area.

•Keep it for 15-20 min 

•Wash to wakeup with flawless clear skin.

What's more?

•A healthy mind, body and soul is essential in balancing any disturbed dosha within the body.

•Therefore, Stressfree lifestyle, clean-vegan diet, pure instincts and a positive mindset is the need.

Stay Beautiful!