Fenugreek: Make a paste of fenugreek leaves and apply it on the face in the night daily. Wash this off with warm water in the morning. This helps in preventing pimples and blackheads.
Orange Peel: Take some orange peel and pound them with water on a stone. Now apply this on the affected areas. This is very helpful for acne.
Coriander and Mint Juice: Mix a teaspoon of coriander juice , with a pinch of turmeric powder and apply on the face. Before going to bed wash the face thoroughly and apply this mix every night. Mint juice can be taken instead of coriander juice. This helps in preventing blackheads and pimples.
Cucumber: Grate some cucumber and apply it on the face, eyes and neck. Leave it on for twenty minutes or so and wash off. This is very useful for the skin of the face. It also helps in preventing blackheads and pimples from occurring if regularly used.
Lemon: Apply juice of half a lemon regularly to prevent acne from forming.
Garlic: Rubbing garlic several times a day makes pimples disappear without scars. Applying garlic externally helps in clearing the skin of pimples, and boils. Having three pods of raw garlic once daily for about one month helps in purifying the blood and keeps the skin clear for longer period.
Cinnamon: Cinnamon is helpful in improving the complexion of the skin .Make a paste of cinnamon powder and add a few drops of fresh lime juice to it . Apply this over pimples and blackheads for better results.
Arjuna: Arjuna ‘s bark has cooling effect and is a good tonic. Mix powder of arjuna’s bark and honey together to make a cream. Apply this on the affected area.
Sandalwood: Sandalwood paste cools the inflammation or eruptions on the skin of the face. Sandalwood oil mixed with twice the amount of mustard oil can be used to get rid of pimples. Sandalwood oil has a cooling and soothing effect on the skin.