Waking up to an inflamed, red pimple is no fun at all. To make matters worse, the harsh drying creams that are supposed to help pimples you get over the counter or from dermatologists can actually irritate your skin further, causing more dryness, more build-up, and…more acne!
Luckily, you probably already have these ingredients in your pantry that, when combined, are acne-kryptonite. Whether you are going through a breakout or trying to prevent one, whip up this easy DIY mask to zap those zits and get on with your life!
Mash the avocado in a bowl using a fork or whisk.
Stir in 2 teaspoons of green tea that has been seeping for over 5 minutes (the longer the tea has seeped, the more potent it’s properties will be).
Add 1 teaspoon of raw organic honey and a half teaspoon of cinnamon.
Apply to a clean face and leave for 20 minutes. Gently rinse with lukewarm water and pat dry.