Toothpaste does get rid of pimples. Toothpaste has always been used as an (at home remedy) to get rid of pimples.
Toothpaste has ingredients such as baking soda and hydrogen peroxide that are drying agents and this is the reason that makes it an effective home remedy for pimples.
Toothpaste kills bacteria preventing it from getting worse, this makes pimples less noticeable. It also helps reduce the inflammation and redness that always comes with pimples.
The cleansing and absorbent properties of toothpaste draw out oils making the pimples dry out and considerably reduce the size. It also acts as a mask that will help draw out impurities from the skin.
Reason toothpaste is effective in treating pimples
Not just any type of toothpaste will get rid of your pimples because different kinds of toothpaste contain different ingredients.
Plain, white toothpaste will be the most effective.
Using the wrong toothpaste will cause chapped lips and skin irritation and sometimes even make the pimples worse. Avoid using toothpaste that contains sodium Lauryl sulphate because it will irritate your skin.
The recommended times is 30 minutes, but if you have sensitive skin remove after 10 minutes.
It is advised to test your skin to find out whether you are allergic to any ingredients on toothpaste before you decide to use on your face to treat pimples.
One other method is by dipping a cotton ball in tea tree essential oil and dab it on the affected area.
Then rinse face after 15 to 20 minutes.
You have an option to mix a few drops of tea tree oil in 1 tablespoon of aloe vera gel.
Once it’s well mixed, you should apply it on your pimples and blemishes, let it stay on the affected area for about 20 minutes and then rinse it off.
Aloy the toothpaste to remain on the affected area for about two hours or you can allow it stay overnight.
Aloy the toothpaste to dry an stay on the skin from two hours or overnight, this will guarantee you some changes.
In order to gauge your skin’s reaction, remove the toothpaste after 15 minutes to half an hour if you have an extremely sensitive skin.
After washing and drying your face using warm water, apply a layer of toothpaste to the affected areas on either your chin or nose.
Aloy it to dry completely, and after its dry rub gently to help remove the blackheads from your pores.
Toothpaste contains certain ingredients
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