Skin Lightening Face Pack for Acne prone Skin

It might be quite frustrating to have an acne-prone skin. Most of the time, the oil/sebum from the skin is what causes acne to appear predominantly on the face. An awful phase of breakouts can cause complete disappointment, that too, when there is a ‘big day’ or festive occasion coming up. It is always a good word of advise from skin experts that not to touch or apply anything chemical-based in the place. Of course, my grandma too used to tell the same. So what could we do when breakouts happen. Traditionally, there are simple skin care routines and face pack for acne-prone beauties. Not only organic and natural ingredients prevent acne to some extent, it helps a lot in removing those blemish marks that appear after acne.

Here come few home remedies and natural ingredients based face pack for acne-prone skin. You are lucky! The thing is, these face packs have excellent skin lightening/brightening well. When I mean skin lightening, it is the lightening of the scars/blemishes and not the ‘fairer’ effect. These face pack for acne-prone skin are effective in lightening pigmentation, remove blemishes, and controls skin tanning. Why not try out them for a double benefit!

Here is the recipe on how to make this skin lightening face pack for acne-prone skin without causing damage to your skin.


Yogurt or Curd – 1/2 Cup

Honey – 2 tbsp.

Sandalwood Powder – 2 tbsp.

Multani Mitti (Fuller’s Earth) – 1 tbsp.

Rose Water (Optional) – as needed/preferred.

How to make it:

  • Take a clean bowl and blend the yogurt or curd smoothly without any lumps. It should not be too runny.
  • Now add 2 tablespoons of honey into it.
  • If you prefer rose water add a tablespoon of it. Not more than that or else the pack will become runny.
  • Now add 2 tablespoons of sandalwood powder and lastly 2 tablespoons of Multani Mitti (Fuller’s Earth) in the mixture.
  • Stir all the ingredients well until blended completely.
  • Apply onto the face and neck with a brush. Leave it for 40-50 minutes.

To get best results, you have to use this pack at least 2-3 times a week.

The ingredients in the face mask are worthy to do wonders on your skin.

The Yogurt or Curd has moisturizing properties that add sheen and hydration to the face. Also, the natural antibacterial and antifungal properties of yogurt and honey helps fight acne and prevents premature aging. It also soothes and relieve sunburns and reduces discoloration of the skin. You get a natural glow on the face.

The Honey has antioxidants present in it that slow down the signs of aging. The clarifying nature of honey cleans the pores and opens them up making it easy to unclog.

[Read More: Honey Face Packs for Glowing Skin]

The Sandalwood Powder in the face mask gives a healthy glow to the skin along with preventing so many skin problems like acne, pimples, dark spots and pigmentation. The oil-balancing nature of it effectively soaks up excess oil and sebum on the skin.

Fuller’s Earth or Multani Mitti has natural cleansing and oil-absorbing properties that get rid of a lot of skin problems like blemishes, pimples, and tanning.

Though Rose Water is an optional ingredient, it softens, soothes, and nourishes the skin, imparting a healthy rejuvenating glow to it.

So try out this amazing pack and let us know how it worked out for you.



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