Everybody wants to look beautiful and desires for soft as well as flawless skin. Despite taking care of skin, people often face the problem of acne. The problem of acne reduces the beauty of the face. To eliminate the problem of acne, many chemical-based products are available in the market. The chemical based products are not for skin in the longer term. These chemical-based products may cause other problems like stains, pimples or skin irritation. If you are also facing problem skin acne, rice water is a better option for you because the ingredients found in it help in removing acne. (Also read: How should one take care of the skin after the workout)
Let’s know how the problem of acne can be eliminated with rice water.
Rice water and lemon juice
While rice water contains antioxidants, protein and amino acids, lemon juice contains vitamins, flavonoids and magnesium, which help in reducing acne and also removes dirt from the skin of the skin. Mix 2 teaspoon lemon juice in rice water and apply it on the affected area for 5 minutes. After that wash it with lukewarm water.
Rice and green tea
Rice water has allantoin and anti-inflammatory properties. Green-Tea is anti-fungal and antioxidant in nature which eliminates bacteria and germs from the skin. Mix half teaspoon of green tea in a spoonful of rice water and apply it on the affected area with cotton and leave it for 15 minutes. Then wash your face with water. (Also read: How do amla, reetha and shikakai help your hair)
Rice water and turmeric powder
Rice water contains flavonoids, calcium and vitamins. Turmeric on the other hand has an element called curcumin, which helps in getting rid of the problem of acne. The mixture goes into the pores and destroys the toxins. Add 1 pinch of turmeric powder to 2 teaspoons of rice water and apply it on the affected area. Then after 10-15 minutes wash your face with lukewarm water.
Rice water and aloe vera gel
Aloe vera gel has antibacterial properties that can treat acne effectively and can also lighten the scars on your skin. Mix 2 teaspoons aloe vera gel in 1 teaspoon rice water and apply it on the affected area for 15 minutes. Then wash it with lukewarm water. (Also read: Some Common Natural Skin Care Mistakes You Make Unknowingly)