How to get rid of Cystic Acne?

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In today's post, I am going to talk about Cystic area and the related Acne. I will also be sharing that how you can get rid of acne very easily at home. Are you wondering what Cystic Acne is? Then, keep on reading this post, I am going to share each and every information in detail. Lets' start!

What is Cystic Acne?

Cystic Acne is the most dangerous type of acne one can have. This type of acne mainly occurs on an oily skin and it can happen to anyone. It occurs when hair follicles comes in contact and connect with oil and dead skin cells. The development of Cystic Acne is due to the combination of oil, dry skin cells and bacteria that get trapped in your pores. Hormonal balance is also one if the reasons why this type of acne takes birth on the skin.

How it is different from the regular Acne?

Here are the top difference between the 2. I have made it easy for you guys to read in the form of a table. I have jotted down main 4 points for you to get an idea.



smaller pimples, whiteheads and blackheads

painful and deep pimples and lumps 

occurs on the surface of the skin

occurs under the skin 

goes away automatically within few weeks

takes more time to heal 

not serious type as it is very common

most serious type of acne 

How to get rid of Cystic Acne at home?

NOTE: Firstly, you need to check your current health status and try these remedies only after you consult your doctor. If you require to see a dermatologist, then go ahead and do the same for acne removal treatment. These remedies are simple to do at home and that is the reason I am sharing these with you. Please do a patch test on your skin before proceeding to see if your skin feels comfortable after doing that remedy.

1. Turmeric

Turmeric is an evergreen remedy that works best for almost everything. From stomach ache to serious acne, turmeric is the best Indian spice to pick. For this purpose, mix turmeric powder with water in order to make a thick paste. Apply it on the cystic area and leave it for 45 minutes. Be careful when rinsing off as this spice might be little irritating for your skin. For best results, repeat this remedy twice a day.

2. Diet

No matter what you want to achieve, be it weight loss or skin related issues, you have to see what you are eating and what not. If you want to get a clear skin, please cut off dairy products, processed food, oily food and refined sugary products from your diet. Try to eat as healthy as possible like fresh fruits and vegetables.

3. Tea Tree Oil

Tea tree oil contains antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties, which acts like a dream of cystic area. It helps with the acne removal to a great extent. You will find many face products enriched with the goodness of tea tree oil but be careful when selecting. You can take help from the person available at the desk of that particular brand.

4. Ice

Ice pack is one of the easiest and powerful remedy that you can practice in order to get rid of acne. Wrap the ice cubes in a towel and gently place it on the affected area. This freezes the acne and great relief is delivered to your skin. Further, it also lowers down the inflammation and redness of those giant and painful pimples and lumps.

5. Water

In order to keep your skin clean and moisturized from within, you must drink as much water as possible. It clears out the skin to the core and from deep pores, thus, it helps in acne removal to a great extent. If you are someone who is lazy enough to do all the home remedies suggested above, this would be an easy option to go for.

Please make sure go for a patch test before you try each remedy suggested above. Cystic acne can get worse if you smoke or drink regularly. You really need to control your diet and live a healthy lifestyle to stay away from the same.

I really hope you like reading this blog post. Do share your views and experiences in the comments below with any effective home remedy that you might have tried for Cystic Acne.

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  1. I had suffered from cystic acne and its really ugly. I feel water helps a lot in combating skin breakouts!!!

    1. I know how bad it is di... but i m happy you have recovered.. u have flawless skin.. <3