The Most common skin conditions, mostly affects teenagers undergoing hormonal changes. Boys are commonly affected than girls. Acne usually affects the face but may also affect the back, neck&chest. Acne includes blackheads, whiteheads, nodules&cysts. Bacteria on the skin and fatty acids within oil glands causes acne. In Ayurveda, it istermed as Yuvanpidika/Tarunyapitika – caused by vitiated Pitta dosha&rakta dosha.

  • Inflammed Eruptions on face.
  • Pimples
  • Eat more fruits&vegetables.
  • Use turmeric, ginger, berries, dark green leafy vegetables, raisins in your daily diet.
  • Avoid sugar rich diet.
  • Avoid saturated&processed foods.
  • Avoid milk products.
  • Avoid stress which causes poor dietary choices.
  • Avoid excessive use of cosmetics.
Home Remedies

Aloe vera juice intake helps to relieve constipation&inturn acne. Daily intake of 10-15 ml once a day.

  • Application of turmeric powder mixed with neem leaf powder helps to get rid of acne.
  • Mix half tsf of cinnamon powder with one tsf of honey and apply on the affected areas. Then just wipe of the
  • Application with a soft cotton cloth, after 15-20 mins.
  • Application of fresh papaya helps to prevent the pus formation in pimples.