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Steam for Acne

Steam for Acne Steam for Acne Steam for Acne

Acne is a skin disorder which is caused by the imbalance of hormones. It is a most common skin disorder all over the world.
People use different treatments to cure acne. Home remedies are widely tried because they are safe and do not cause any side effects. The best thing about them is even if they don't work out for you they will not disrupt the general health of your skin unlike the chemical based products. Different fruits and vegetable masks are applied on face to cure acne. Besides that now a days people have also found that taking steam can be effective for curing acne.

The reason:
Main question arises that how steaming cures acne as it is a source of sweating, and sweating aggravates acne. But steaming is beneficial for acne if a person follow rules strictly otherwise it may harm your condition. Through steam bathing your skin pores open up which helps purge impurities from your skin through sweating. It removes toxins from your skin which causes acne as well. You can take steam through steam bathing or facial. If you have not facility of steam bathing then you can take steam on your face at home. Boil some water In a pot, put your head over the pot and cover your face and pot with towel. Make sure that you will not burn your face. 10 to 15 minutes are more than enough for steaming. If you are feeling short breathe or if you can't breathe properly then stop the activity immediately. After steaming you should take proper bath and if it is not possible then dry your body immediately. Otherwise it will not benefit you.

Enhancing the effectiveness:
For more benefits you can add different herb in boiling water to enhance your experience like mint which breakup the dirt and oil in your skin pores. It is beneficial for sinuses problem as well. You can add lavender and rosehip oil as well. Through steaming you can easily remove blackheads from your skin. Do not touch white head as they are infectious and they should be treated by doctor.

Note:
If you have severe acne, then you should consult your doctor as steaming may not be the treatment for this type of acne. If you have another health concerns then try steaming for only 5 minutes. If you do not feel anything bad then continue it for 15 minutes otherwise stop this treatment.

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