How can I get rid of acne scars and scabs?
Also what can I use to get rid of acne besides washing my face?
You are all dealing with mild acne vulgaris.
Mild Acne Treatment
Mild acne can be treated in the following way:
Use an over-the-counter acne treatment face wash in the morning
Use a face wash with acne treatment ingredients in the morning. For example, you can use Neutrogena Oil Free Acne Wash with Salicylic Acid .
Apply an over-the-counter acne treatment moisturizer in the morning
After washing your face in the morning apply an oil-free moisturizer which contains ingredients like salicylic acid to your face. For example, you can use Clean and Clear Oil Free Moisturizer with 0.5% Salicylic Acid.
Use an over-the-counter acne treatment face wash in the evening
Use a face wash with acne treatment ingredients in the evening before you go to bed. For example, you can use include Clean and Clear Acne Cleanser which contains 10% benzoyl peroxide.
Apply an acne treatment moisturizer at night
After washing your face in the evening apply an oil-free moisturizer which contains ingredients like benzoyl peroxide to your face. For example, you can use Glytone which contains 10% benzoyl peroxide.
The treatment of acne scars is started after the acne has been treated and is well controlled.
Adopt an Acne-Free Lifestyle
Adopt an acne-free lifestyle by doing the following:
*Joining a smoking cessation program if you smoke cigarettes
*Cleaning your mobile phone with antiseptic wipes regularly
*Eating low glycemic index foods like whole grain bread, spinach, and tomatoes. To learn more read How to Treat Acne at Home.
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