There are many skin problems being faced women as well men. Acne is one of those skin problems which is become very serious for some people.
Acne on your face are due to some reasons which include disorder of hormones, unhealthy diet, bad eating habits and un-hygienic food. All these cause the excess production of oil which clogs the pores. The clogged pores become breeding grounds for bacteria which lead to inflammation of the skin pores.
Use of green tea can rid you from these acne on your face. Following functions are performed by green tea against the production and removal of acne on your face.
Use of green tea prevents the production of sebum.
Green tea effectiveness is more than benzoyl peroxide.
Green tea contains the property against bacteria and destroy the bacteria, cause of acne.
It has some catechins including epicatechin gallate, epigallocatechin, epicatechin, gallocatechin, epigallocatenin. Three gallate that inhibit cell damage, reduce irritation, inflammation and protect against the free radicals that cause acne.
It aids regulate insulin levels, blood pressure and balances hormones, both of which contribute to the severity of acne.
Green tea inhibits acne scarring.
Green tea has anti-oxidants, vitamin C, vitamin E, carotenoids vitamin A, selenium, zinc, manganese, and chromium that are essential to healthy skin.
It safeguards the skin from sun damage that enhances the appearance of acne scars.
Usage of green tea triggers the release of cortisol, which reduces stress and, by extension, stress induced acne.
Applying green tea against the Acne
There are many different ways of using green tea to cure from Acne. We have pointed out some of these methods along with their description. For some people few methods are not effective so they should all methods.
Drinking Green Tea
One of the best and foremost way of usage of green tea against acne is drinking/taking three to five cups of green tea each day till the complete removal of acne from your face. This would regulate and normalize the production of hormones and sebum.
Using Honey with Green Tea
Honey contains lot of natural benefits which are beneficial for the skin. So, if you use honey with green tea then this would be addition in your treatment for acne and the process of curing will be improved.
You can treat the acne by making some green tea of your flavor, take some cotton, pour it into green tea then apply this cotton on your skin or acne. Leave it for few minutes then wash it. Repeat this process five to seven times a day.
Use Lemon with Green Tea.
Make the green tea approximately one cup, mix the juice of lemon in it then apply this mixture on your acne defected skin by cotton ball. Leave it for some time on your skin then wash that area of skin. Repeat this practice two to three times a day.
Use of garlic in green tea
Take two to three cloves of garlic, mash them and then mix them in the green tea of your desired flavor. Drink this liquid. Repeat this process frequently every day.
Mask of Green Tea Ingredients
Contents of a green tea bag into a bowl and use a crusher to grind them into a powder.
Combine green tea powder, 3 drops of tea tree oil and enough grape seed oil to make a paste.
Massage the paste on the acne affected areas by using fingertips, avoiding the area around the eyes.
Leave it on for 15 – 20 minutes or until dry.
Wash with warm water and perfectly dry.
You can replace grape seed oil with jojoba oil.
Repeat the process 2 times in a week.
Using Yogurt with Green Tea
Use of Green Tea Powder as a face mask
Use of sugar with Green Tea
Use of Ice with Green Tea.