Getting rid of acne quickly is easy by using several simple techniques on a daily basis. Here’s what you can do if you need to get rid of pimples in time for a big event like a wedding or a party.
Clean Your Skin Regularly
Proper cleansing of pimples is highly effective in getting them to leave. Your first line of defense against new acne is a face wash with salicylic acid. This ingredient has been shown to get rid of pimples fast time and time again. You should also consider using a men’s face scrubto really dig down and clean your pores; this way, you won’t have to worry about more pimples or reoccurrences. For a structured skincare regimen to get you started, check out MenScience Boot Camp.
Use a Powerful Acne Cream
A maximum strength cream with benzoyl peroxide is a great treatment for pimples. After cleansing yoru face, gently dab small amounts of the product on each pimple. The cream will seep in pores to dry the pimple while destroying bacteria that causes inflammation. Don’t use gobs of it or slap it on more than once a day; excessive use of benzoyl peroxide products can actually irritate your skin and open up a whole new can of worms you don’t want to deal with.
Alternative Acne Treatments
If you don’t have your MenScience products handy, there are some homemade treatments you could try.. Several products in your home’s kitchen can be used to rid yourself of pesky pimples. A mashed garlic clove mixed with water creates a paste to dab on a pimple. Alternatively, washing skin with an apple cider vinegar rinse dries oil on the skin while eliminating dangerous bacteria.