Healthy-glowing skin is important for women, but men too look for remedies to treat pimples, acne and dark spots. Men maybe coy about wanting healthy and flawless skin, but the fact is, men know that beauty is the key to seduce women. Avoid hiding behind you rugged beard and try these tips for healthy-perfect skin.


Pimple treatment: Toothpaste

Many people have sworn about the effectiveness of toothpaste on a pimple. Use a little toothpaste on the pimple before bed and allow it to stay overnight then wash it off in the morning. You will see a significant reduction in the size and swelling of the pimple.

Pimple treatment: Ice

Use ice quickly on a newly rising pimple to soothe it. This will help improve blood circulation to the affected area and will also freeze the skin pores. It also helps remove dirt and oil collected on the skin, thereby healing the pimple.

Pimple treatment: Facial mask

Take equal quantities of cucumber pulp, oatmeal powder and yoghurt. Apply this fine paste for 30 minutes and wash it with cold water.

Pimple treatment: Alum

A natural astringent and antiseptic, alum can work effectively for your pimple. Apply alum but avoid overdoing it because it can aggravate it too.

Pimple Prevention:

    • Keep your hands clean.


    • Wear loose clothes if you have outburst on your back or chest.


  • Prevent overexposure of the sun to prevent pimples.


Acne treatment: Face wash

Since the major cause of acne is the sebum production in the skin, one should take skincare very seriously. Wash your face with a face wash, specially created for oily skin. Also, try and splash your face with water, several times a day.

Acne treatment: Anti-acne creams

Anti acne creams can be used for immediate results as they get rid of the acne causing bacteria. But there are many dermatologists that offer various high-tech treatments, such as laser treatments, which promise to treat acne as well as acne marks. These treatments are usually effective but they are can burn a hole in your pocket.

Acne treatment: Lime juice

Lemon has astringent properties and it helps control the oiliness that is a part of acne. Lemon juice helps to shrink the blemish. Dab a bit of lemon juice on the acne affected areas and let it stay overnight. Wash off with normal water in the morning.

Acne mark treatment: Neem

Neem is known for its antibacterial, antiviral and antifungal properties. This makes it very effective for scar treatment. Boil neem leaves in water until the colour changes to light green. Now allow the water to cool and then use it to wash your face. Try this twice a day to lighten acne marks.

Acne mark treatment: Aloe vera

Aloe vera gel can also help treat a number of skin conditions including acne marks. Just scoop up the gel from an aloe vera plant and apply it to the affected area. Leave it on for about an hour and then wash it off with cold water. Repeat this for a few days for effective results.

Food to Stop Acne: Wholegrains

One of the main causes of acne is poor digestion. Eating fats and sugars that are difficult to digest may lead to clogged pores and blemishes. Instead of dietary fats, choose wholegrain foods. Wholegrains like cereals and pastas contain much more fibre than heavily processed sugars and white bread, and they’re much better at fighting acne breakouts when they occur.


Reduce suntan: Turmeric pastes

Make a paste of turmeric and lime juice and apply it at least three times a week to lighten your skin tone. This is a quick and inexpensive method to get rid of a tan and it is completely natural.

Make a mixture of curds and turmeric and apply it on the suntanned area. This paste helps lighten the skin and promotes glowing skin

Reduce suntan: Besan paste

This suntan removal treatment uses besan or Bengal gram powder, mixed with curd or yogurt. Apply it on the affected area and let it dry. Wash it off with cold water.

Reduce suntan: Papaya pulp

Applying papaya pulp on your skin helps remove suntan from your face, neck and hands. To enhance the effects of this mixture, you can add honey to the papaya pulp. Papaya pulp not only de-tans but also cleanses the skin.

Dark spots and hyperpigmentation:

Home based masks can be used if the skin is not oily or acne prone: Mix dried orange peels with curd, apply for 10 minutes and rinse off.

Avoid excessive sun exposure. Follow sun protection measures like wearing full sleeves clothing or wearing caps. Apply broad spectrum sunscreen (both UVA & UVB protection) of at least SPF 30 to prevent excessive melanin synthesis.


Home remedies for shaving cuts and nicks:

Wash off the wound with cold water, rub ice on it and then apply some lip balm to stop the bleeding. These procedures will help the blood vessels to constrict and the lip balm helps to stop the bleeding.

Home remedies for shaving cuts and nicks:

Wash off the wound with cold water, rub ice on it and then apply some lip balm to stop the bleeding. These procedures will help the blood vessels to constrict and the lip balm helps to stop the bleeding.