Simple Ways to Get Rid of Face Pimples


Even though pimples are common skin problem, there are various reasons for it. Having pimples in face can create too much worry, especially for teenagers. Pimples are actually very tiny red colored spots on face, caused due to different factors. Teenage is much prone to pimple problems because of the excessive sebum secretion by the oil glands. The excess oil trapped into our pores causes swelling on our face and this is how pimple occurs. It creates inflammation on skin, because of the sebaceous oil glands getting infected and swelled up with bacteria and pus. When the pimples are squeezed, the white colored pus comes out of that swelling. It might seem not easy to get rid of pimples as it is a natural common phenomena for specific skin types. However, there are several simple ways in which you can get rid of face pimples.

Face pimples can be nightmare, especially, when it arises before a big day or occasion. Every one wish is to get rid of pimples overnight fast. For that, there are lots of creams and special medications available in the market for this problem but I generally use homemade remedies to get rid of face pimples, or zits or spots.

Before treating pimples, it is important to handle the cause behind it. Pimples occur because of various external and internal factors. Whatever the reason, be sure to alleviate it. Here are some of the natural home remedies that can be used to get rid of face pimples naturally.


Generally pimples break out due to excessive heat and lack of healthy eating lifestyle. So in order to avoid such reasons, we have to keep yourself hydrated. Drink at least 10 to 12 glasses of water per day. This will helps to flush unwanted dirt from our body. Also make use to wash your face regularly, twice or thrice a day to remove excess sebum. You do not need any face wash or soap, just splashing water will be enough. Be sure not to break the pimples in any way, or else, the water will make the infection spread ahead.


Ice cubes treatment is the most common treatment for face pimple problem. While wiping the ice on face, it will increase the blood circulation and also will help tighten the skin pores. As a result, this method will help to solve our pimple problem very fast.

Take ice cube or crushed ice cubes in a towel. Hold this ice cube towel on the pimple gently for few seconds. Repeat this process for few minutes. You will get relief from this pimple problem quickly.


Generally steaming helps to clean up your face and gives you feel fresh. Especially when you have pimples, streaming is the best for your skin. This will helps to open up pores and also it removes unwanted dirt, oil and kills the bacteria from your skin. It allows allows your skin to breathe.

Take large bowl with boiling water. Keep your face in front of this boil water. Cover your face using towel while streaming. Do it for 3 to 5 minutes. Then wipe your face with towel and allow it to dry.

Apple cider vinegar

Apple cider vinegar is an anti bacterial and anti fungal solution. This helps in killing microorganisms. So, by apply apple cider vinegar regularly, we can get rid of pimple problems easily. Since the vinegar is too much concentrated and powerful, we need to dilute it before using it.

Take 1 tbsp of apple cider vinegar and mix 3 tbsp of water with that. Dap a cotton ball on this solution then gently apply it on the pimple for about 5 minutes.

Tea tree oil

Tea tree oil is equally effective like apple cider vinegar. It helps to treat damaged skin conditions. It has the ability to break clogged pores and clear out dead skins. We have to mix this tea tree oil with water in the ratio of 1:6.

Dip cotton balls into tea tree oil and water solution. Apply this directly on the pimple, and leave it for about 20 minutes.


Garlic has antiviral, antiseptic and antifungal properties, and thus helps to get rid of major skin problems. It will give fast relief for face pimple problems.

Take fresh garlic clove cut it into two pieces. Gently rub the garlic on the pimples and leave it for about 5 to 6 minutes. We can repeat this treatment for several times a day.


Lemon is the common ingredient to get rid of many skin problems. Lemons are rich in Vitamin C which dries up pimples faster. Moreover, the citric acid present in it helps to get rid of face pimples.

Take fresh lemon juice 1 tbsp and then add 1 tbsp of cinnamon powder with it. Make a fine paste. Apply this paste on the pimple leave it overnight and wash it in the morning with lukewarm water. Or we can apply fresh lemon juice on the pimples before going to bed.  This remedy is not suitable for those who have sensitive skin.

Sandal wood powder

Sandalwood has excellent cooling properties that help to reduce body heat. This will helps to get rid of face pimples problem. The smoothness and healing nature of sandalwood gives refreshing feel to the face.

Take 2 tbsp of sandalwood powder and add few drops of rose water with it. Apply this paste on pimple. Leave it for overnight. Then wash it with lukewarm water in the morning.


Papaya is common skin care fruit ingredient. Everyone knows about the beauty benefits of papaya. It is the best ingredient to treat damaged skin. The enzymes in it help to eliminates dead skin cells and also it stops the formation of pus.

Take fresh papaya mash it to form a fine paste, apply it directly on the pimple. Leave it for 30 minutes, and then rinse off with cold water.


Honey has natural antibiotics that can help in speeding up the healing process of skin. It also prevents infections. That is why it is an excellent ingredient to get rid of face pimples.

Take clean cotton ball and dip it into pure honey. Apply it on the affected areas and allow it to dry for an hour. Wash it with lukewarm water. Or we can mix honey and cinnamon powder and apply this paste over the pimples before going to bed. The swelling will be reduced in the morning. Wash it with cold water.

These are some of the natural home remedies to get rid of pimple problem. Make use of it and give you feedback in comment bar.


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