Some people suffer more from acne than others, but everyone has battled against pimples at some point in their lives. Many have struggled with this inconvenient affliction during their adolescence, but countless adults face pimples every day. No matter how old you are, you can still get annoying blemishes. It affects all ages and skin types, and men and women alike. A pimple can pop up on anyone at any time. There is a plethora of prescription medications available to help treat pimples and countless over the counter treatments, lotions, face washes, and other tools, but what about the home remedies you’ve always wondered about or the new ones of which you just heard? It would be amazing to be able to successfully treat acne without spending a ton of money on products that may or may not work, especially if you do not even have to leave your home.
Ice. Ice is commonly and effectively used in treating inflammation, swelling, and pain of all types in all areas of the body. Treating pimples with ice is really no different. For a quick fix, applying ice to a pimple can help reduce the swelling, inflammation, and redness, while also helping to alleviate pain if there is any as well. It can help remove dirt and oil, tighten the skin and pores, and increase blood circulation to the area to help with the healing process.