Acne Vulgaris Treatment In Ayurveda

Acne Vulgaris Treatment In Ayurveda

Acne vulgaris in ayurveda is termed as yuvanpidika commonly noted in adolescent age in many people across the globe.

Cause for Acne According to Ayurveda


  • Improper diet
  • Constipation
  • Indigestion
  • Faulty eating habits
  • Consuming food at a very short intervals
  • Consuming fish and milk or milk and curd
  • More sexual desires can also cause acne
  • Irregular or delayed periods in women can cause acne


Home remedies for acne vulgaris

  • By applying a paste of fresh fenugreek leaves and water on the face at night and washing it in the morning can cure acne.
  • A mixture of limejuice with one portion of rose water to be applied on the pimples and washed after half an hour
  • Grounded drumstick leaves with one part of lime juice for applying on affected areas
  • Raw papaya juice made along with the skin should be applied to the affected place to pimples are more painful.
  • Ripe tomato pulp can be applied to face and washed after 15 minutes
  • Wash your face with the mixture of boiled milk and lime juice, if you have developed pimples, acne, broken skin, rashes or blackheads.
  • Applying syzygiumcumini seeds with water for washing the face can help
  • By rubbing the face or affected area with peels of orange can be helpful.
  • Washing the face with buttermilk can help in reducing the acne
  • Combination of flour of chickpea with 10 gms of turmeric, and curd mixture to be used for massaging on pimples to reduce them.