5. Apple Cider Vinegar
There are many benefits of apple cider vinegar that you could make use of. One of them is acne treating. You can use ACV to balance out the pH level of your own body, naturally removing breakouts, thanks to the anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties. In fact, ACV is considered as one of the best acne treatments in the nature.
In addition to drinking the mixture between 1-2 tablespoon of ACV and 1 glass of water every day to prevent acne, you can make apple cider vinegar toner for your bacne.
The ingredients for this toner include 1 part of ACV, 2 parts of water, and a spray bottle. Mix them well and pour the mixture into the spray bottle. Spray the mixture on your back every night before going to sleep. or, you can spray it during the day. wait for about 15 minutes before cleansing it. To protect the mixture from bacteria and high temperature, you can store in your fridge.
Another simple way is to use a cotton ball to apply directly apple cider vinegar on your back acne. [Read: beauty tips for dry skin]
6. Tea Tree Oil
Thanks to the antibacterial and antimicrobial properties, tea tree oil can eliminate the bacteri Propionibacterium acnes which is relatively responsible for the growth of acne.
Add 2 to 3 teaspoons of tea tree oil to 1 cup of water and then use a cotton ball to apply the mixture on your back. Do this routine for once or twice per day. Also, apply it before hitting the hay.
Yet, you should never apply undiluted tea tree oil onto the skin because it might result in redness, irritation, itching and over-drying. Dilute the oil with water in 5:95 ratio. [Read: best homemade facial scrub recipes]