How to remove acne: Today you can see loads of advertisements of skin acne products claiming of treating acne effectively. But some of them are ineffective, some are costly and some cause side effects. Why don’t you try some natural ways to cure it. These natural ways are effective plus cost-effective. There are many things available in our kitchen to cure it. The most effective is the tomato. Using tomato with other things give awesome results.

tomato for acneCauses of acne-

Too much stress, poor diet, hormonal imbalances etc.

Why is Tomato effective for Acne?

  1. It balances pH levels in our skin
  2. Help to prevent bacteria
  3. Help to close pores
  4. Clean dirt and oil
  5. Removes dead skin cells
  6. Tomato being rich in antioxidants help to fight against free radicals which cause acne.
  7. Maintain natural oil balance.
  8. Moisturize skin


How to Remove Acne

  • Tomato Mask

Blend one tomato and apply the paste on your skin for 15 minutes. Rinse the paste with cool water. Apply moisturizer .  you can use tomato slices on your face. Results are same.

  • Tomato with Avocado

Take a pan, boil water and keep it aside. Now put one tomato and the avocado pulp in a blender and grind it till it becomes smooth.  Clean your face with water and take steam for about 15 minutes. After this apply a paste of tomato and avocado and apply on your skin. Leave it on your face for half an hour. Now rinse it with lukewarm water and pat dry. To get best results repeat daily.

  • Tomato, Jojoba Oil, and Tea Tree Oil

Mix tea tree oil around 5 drops, mashed 1/2 tomato and jojoba oil around  1 teaspoon.   Wash your face with water and then Apply this paste to your face for 15 minutes and rinse.

  • Tomato with Honey

Take around 1 tomato puree, add raw honey around 2 tablespoons. Massage this paste in a circular motion.  Leave for 15 minutes and rinse with water. Repeat daily. You can apply this paste in the night and wash in the morning.

  • Tomato with Yogurt

Make a puree of half tomato. Add Greek yogurt (plain) around 2 tablespoons.  Apply on your skin with fingertips, massage in circular motion. Let it be on your face for half an hour.  Rinse it with Luke warm water, use a mild cleanser to wash your face. Remember to apply this paste daily to get results.

  • Tomato with Lemon Juice

For this make tomato puree of 1 tomato, add lemon juice around 4 drops and fresh tomato juice (1 tablespoon).  Store this mixture in an airtight container and keep it in the refrigerator. Daily after washing face take a cotton ball and apply this paste to breakouts. Now massage in circular motion. Leave it for 10 minutes and rinse it with lukewarm water, pat dry. Repeat it to get best results. This mask is not for sensitive and dry skin.

  • Tomato and Cucumber

Take equal amount of cucumber juice and tomato juice. Take a cotton ball and apply this on your face. Leave until it dries.  As it dries wash it with lukewarm water. If you want the best result then apply this thrice for one week and then once a day. If you want you can use cucumber slices and tomato slices. Results are same.

  • Tomato and Milk

Mix one tomato puree and ¼ cup of milk, you can use lime juice also in place of milk.  Apply this paste on your face for 15 minutes and rinse. For good results repeat it daily. Do remember to refrigerate the mixture.

  • Tomato, Celery Smoothie, Kale

Blend celery (2 stalks), kale leaves(4) and one tomato and make a paste.  Now add ice and blend it. Apply this paste once or twice daily.

  • Tomato, Camphor, and honey

Mix raw honey(1 teaspoon), fresh tomato juice(1), and camphor lotion(1/2), blend it and make a paste.  Before applying wash your face and apply paste for 15 minutes. As it dries rinse it with first with lukewarm water and then cold water. This process will close the pores. Repeat the same process daily.

Remember to use fresh tomatoes if you will use organic tomato then more good and other ingredients.Don’t use canned tomato or ready tomato paste or tomato sauce.

The most important thing to consider before applying this treatment-

  • Don’t forget to do a patch test to check whether you have an allergy to tomatoes or not and do apply oil free moisturizer after any of this can store in the refrigerator but not more than 3 days.use paste only for the recommended period, not more than that as it can result in itching, dryness or redness.
  • Use paste only for the recommended period, not more than that as it can result in itching, dryness or redness.
  • If you didn’t notice any result within few weeks around 2-8 then consult  your dermatologist.
  • Drink lots of water with a healthy diet and regular yoga along with tricks.

Now over to you-

If you succeed in skin acne treatment with any of these tricks then do let me know and if you know any other trick to treat acne then also do let me know.

Thanks in advance for sharing your views on how to remove acne at home.