Back acne is caused most of the times by 2 factors: either a liver disorder or oily skin. When back acne aggravates, the answer is stress, cosmetic products or hormonal imbalances.
If back acne appears because of a liver disorder you should follow a liver treatment. In other cases, local remedies can get you rid of back acne.
If you are among those dealing with back acne, we recommend seeing a dermatologist first to remove any suspicion of a serious illness, then don’t hesitate to use the below natural remedies, which turn out being very effective.
Clay is famous for its astringent, antiseptic and revitalizing properties, quickly absorbs sebum, reduces pores and dries acne. Mix 2 tablespoons of white clay with 1 tablespoon of lemon juice and 1 teaspoon of honey. Apply this treatment every evening and let it act for half an hour. Then take a shower to wash your back thoroughly with an antibacterial soap. Wipe off easily with a cotton towel and once the skin has dried, apply rose water with a cotton pad because is a good astringent.
White vinegar to get rid of back acne
In a quarter of a glass with white vinegar, add water to fill it and dissolve 1 tablespoon of salt. Soak a cotton pad in this solution and dab gently the area with acne. If your skin is sensitive and it starts to burn, dilute the solution with more water. Let the solution to act for 10 minutes then wash your back with plenty of water. Apply this treatment daily for a week.
Baking soda for back acne
Mix 2 teaspoons of baking soda with water until it forms a paste. Apply this paste all over the acne area and then wait for a few minutes until it’s dried. Take a shower with warm water. Apply this treatment daily, for a week for remarkable results.
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