Acne & Pimples Treatment in Homoeopathy

To understand basic causes of acne & pimples we will See the brief information about skin. Human skin is the largest organ of the integumentary system and is the outer covering of the body. The skin has up to seven layers of ecto dermal tissue and endodermal tissues.

Function of skin

It guards the underlying muscles, bones, ligaments and internal organs. Its other functions are insulation, temperature regulation,sensation, synthesis of Vitamin D and the protection of vit B folate. Human skin pigmentation varies among populations and skin type can range from dry to oily. Skin disorders vary greatly in symptoms and severity. They can be temporary or permanent and may be painless or painful. Some have situational causes while others may be genetic. 

Most Common skin disorder is acne/pimples 

Acne is a condition when hair follicles plug with oil & dead skin, Commonly located on the face especially forehead, cheeks and chin with different causative factors. Other regions are neck, shoulders, chest and upper back.Pimples -causes are breakouts on the skin of blackheads, whiteheads, painful cysts and nodules. May leave scars or darken the skin if untreated  

Causes of acne & pimples

Both conditions are usually associated with hormonal fluctuations mostly during teenage of any hormonal imbalance inside the body examples in PCOD & during menopause.

These may be attributed to-

1. Excess of production of oil(sebum)

2. Genetic

3. Bacterial

4. Hormones 

5. Ingrown hair

6. Beauty products 

7. Irregular mealtime and fast food in the diet can also cause acne 

Acne usually associated with hormonal fluctuations experienced during your teenage, but adults can also experience acne too.

Complications of acne & pimples-Non inflammatory acne are

Associated with darkness of the skin, patchy skin. Inflammatory acne are worse and can remain for longer time may be months or years together. In this form bacteria can cause an infection deep beneath the skin's surface. These severe forms of acne often treated very effectively with homoeopathy medicine which are natural anti-inflammatory, anti-allergic medication. Other chemical based medicine challenges body's immune system and produces hormonal imbalance causing PCOD like disorders. Use of too many chemicals may further cause dryness of the skin & dull, patchy appearance.

Do’s in acne & pimples

1. Wash your face twice a day, if oily wash frequently with a gentle cleanser or herbal products and dry by patting.

2. Keep away from foods with too much spices and oil.

3. Keep a balanced diet with lots of vegetables and fruits. Drink six to eight glasses if water daily to help cleanse your system. 

4. Exercise in open fresh air.

Don'ts in acne & pimples

1. Do not touch your face frequently

2. Do not pop your pimples

3. Do not use acne products for too long

4. Remove the makeup before you sleep

Homeopathic treatment for acne & pimples 

Each one of us wants a shiny, glowing skin, but it is also true that skin reflects our inner health. If our internal hormonal balance is disturbed, we get some indications on our skin in the form of acne. Since the cause is inside, we must treat the individual internally with most effective and safe method of treatment for skin pimples & acne is Homeopathy.