With the recent late nights, lack of sleep and bad irregular eating habits due to preparation for my final prevention/showcase (which is in a couple of days time) = graduation, poor me have been having bad breakouts popping out one after another. One word, DEPRESSING!!
Honestly, mine isn't as bad as this is. But since i'm really vain, 4 dots is down right BAD that it's enough to annoy and depress me. It is just a dramatic way of phrasing it, but you can't blame a theatre student who majored in Acting right? It's in the bones.
Due to "desperate" measures without having to spend hundreds of dollars, I went in search of my "best" friend - Google. There're tons searches that came up but this website totally caught my attention, "How to get rid of your pimple overnight". ISN'T THIS AMAZING?!!
First thing I did was to click on it and there were a few methods teaching you how you could reduce the redness as well and reduce your pimple size! Definitely giving it a try (doing it at the moment, will check the effect tomorrow)! Here are some of the methods that was being recommended by this website -> (http://www.speedyremedies.com/how-to-get-rid-of-a-pimple-overnight.html)
Often is it used as a quick remedy to get rid of pimples overnight. You just need to wrap an ice cube (or crushed ice) in a piece of cloth and apply it on your pimple for about 20-30 seconds. Repeat this procedure a few times in a day to reduce the swelling of your zits considerably as it helps to freeze the pores and removes dirt and oil easily. If you are looking for solutions on how to get rid of a red pimple fast then this ice remedy will surely give the best results.
2. MANUKA HONEY AND TEA TREE OIL
Serves as excellent home remedies to get rid of pimples overnight. Apply either of these natural cures after washing the face. This treatment however works best in case of minor pimples.
Use any white toothpaste (not gel) on the zits is quite a popular home treatment nowadays. You simply have to apply some toothpaste on the pimples before bed time and let it remain on the face overnight. Wash your face the next morning and you will find a great deal of improvement in your pimples. The toothpaste should remain on the zits for at least half an hour.
Wondering how does Colgate toothpaste get rid of pimples?
This mint based toothpaste usually dries out pimples and hence heals them quickly. Another tip as to how to get rid of a red pimple overnight would be to use the ice remedy (No.1) after following this toothpaste remedy.
**Do not use this remedy in case your skin is sensitive as it may cause a burning sensation.**
4. LEMON JUICE
If you're wondering how to get rid of pimples on your nose or forehead, applying lemon juice on the affected area is one of the simplest ways of curing pimples. Just apply fresh lemon juice on your pimple before going to bed and let it dry overnight. Your zits and pimples would surely become much less noticeable or even disappear completely the next day.
5. HONEY & CINNAMON FACE MASK
Prepare this face mask by mixing some honey and cinnamon powder to form a sticky paste. Then, apply this mixture on the face overnight and wash it off in the morning. However, this pleasant smelling mixture might take an unpleasant amount of time to treat acne.
After reading these 5 methods, would you give it a try? I feel they are worth a try! I'm testing the toothpaste method for now, i'll see what happens tomorrow morning when i'm awake! Ohh! And before I forget, I've really sensitive skin AND I'm trying out the toothpaste method. There IS a burning sensation, but it's mild. Then again, it defers from individuals. If you think you're not up for it, there are still 4 other different methods to try from! (:
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P/S: I've ego issues uploading my breakout face without editing. SORRY! (:
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