Your skin after a breakout is like your heart after a breakup—in need of extra care. To bounce back from a breakout with as little pain as possible, turn to gentle ingredients designed to soothe and rebuild. It may take time, patience, and effort, but rest assured you’ll emerge a new woman! Start with skincare infused with the following 5 ingredients.
Chamomile is a humble little blossom that’s way more powerful than it lets on. It has potent antioxidant properties, which basically means that its healing abilities are excellent. When used topically, chamomile quickly soothes irritation to minimize the aftermath of a breakout. Perfect for sensitive skin!
TRY: Lumiere Organiceuticals Chamomile & Calendula Natural Soap for Sensitive Skin, P285
Cucumber has the ability to turn simple things into amazing things, like a glass of water, for instance, or a sushi roll. But, as you’ve probably guessed by now, it’s great for healing your skin, too. Cucumber contains Vitamin C and caffeic acid, both of which treat irritated skin and bring down redness and pigmentation.
TRY: Esfolio Cucumber Soothing Gel, P245
Green tea is a solution for many ailments, and this definitely includes breakout-prone skin. This antioxidant-packed tea helps control blemishes, minimize scars, and reduce inflammation. The triple crown!
TRY: Neogen Green Tea Foam Cleanser, P800
Not just great over toast or with yogurt, honey has boundless benefits for your skin. It can act as a gentle cleanser and a powerful evening moisturizer. When mixed with brown sugar, it transforms into a natural exfoliator that sloughs off dead skin cells. If you have blemish-prone skin, honey’s antibacterial properties are what you’re after. These lift away bacteria and address other impurities that may be lingering on the skin’s surface.
TRY: Rorec Nourishing Honey Propolis Mask, P79
Way back when, the Egyptians hailed aloe vera as the “plant of immortality.” Today, this still rings true. Aloe is one of the most soothing ingredients you can use on triggered skin. Because of how mild yet moisturizing it is, it can counteract swelling, calm itching, and yes, keep premature aging at bay.
TRY: Aloe Derma Soothing & Repairing Essence, P700
Have you tried any of these? How did it go?
Are you looking for natural remedies for an acne breakout? Search no more, there are other natural healing ingredients to help you get rid of acne breakout. Read more about it here.
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