Sandalwood paste to clear acne scars

Sandalwood is a wonder remedy for all skin problems. It can clear acne, soothe the skin, cure skin irritations and remove blemishes like a charm. To clear blemishes and acne scars, apply a thin paste of pure sandalwood on your skin and wash off after 20 minutes. You can do this once or twice daily.

Sandalwood paste to clear acne scars – DIY

  • 1 piece Sandalwood
  • 5 teaspoons Water or Rose water
  1. You will need a grinding stone that is used for grinding sandalwood, nutmeg, and so on. A piece of sandalwood can be bought from natural medicine store. It is little pricey but can be used for years.
  2. Take a teaspoon of rose water and pour it on the grinding stone. You can also use plain water if rose water is not available.
  3. Grind slowly and add water as and when needed. You may have to grind for about 10 minutes to get a teaspoon of the paste.
  4. Gather the paste.
  5. Apply a thin film of the paste on your face and neck. This remedy works wonders for removing sun tan as well.

The best time for applying this pack would be before bed.

If you are not able to get a piece of sandalwood, you can buy pure sandalwood oil, mix it with olive oil and apply on the scars.

Ramya Srinivasan, PDGBA, earned her Master’s degree in Business. As a result of her passion in native medicine, she got her Diploma in Traditional Siddha Medicine from Bharat Sevak Samaj registered under the Indian Planning Commission. She is certified by Stanford University School of Medicine in Introduction to Food and Health.