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How to Get Rid of Acne Marks at Home

By Edited Jul 10, 2015 1 0

How do I get rid of acne marks from home?

Is it true that I can get rid of acne marks from home? YES!

Learning how to get rid of acne marks at home is vital for many people. Acne is a skin condition that plagues upwards near 95% percent of the worlds population. Of course, some people do not get it very badly; with only an occasional zit here and there; while other people have them all over there face to a degree where it can easily become embarassing and self-defeating. After all, what has anyone done to deserve acne?

In this article, aptly titled How to Get Rid of Acne Marks at Home, I will be describing a variety of methods and products that will help you overcome your acne scars from the comfort of your own home. To tell you a little bit about myself, I am a 21 year old guy; and during my adolescent and high school years I often would have to suffer with the problems related to acne. Fortunately, my face has cleared up almost entirely; and it is not a major problem. I still know many people who have to manage their acne year round, even in their college and adult years; so do not think you are alone if you are dealing with acne at this time. Now to answer that big question you came here to get answered: How do I get rid of acne marks at home?

For many people, acne solutions are not usually "simple" answers. Like obesity, there are many things that you should do (or maybe I should say: need to do) in order to diminish the number of acne marks you will find yourself plagued with. For the sake of this article I have laid out three things specifically: education, health, and acne products.


Understanding what acne is, how it forms, how it impacts your thoughts and your life in general, among other things is a great place to start when trying to figure out how to manage your out of control acne marks. So many people are easily swayed to buy the first product they see claiming to help you get "better skin" and make your acne go away "fast." While there are for sure products on the market that you can purchase that ARE useful, it is important to understand what you are up against before spending your hard earned and well deserved money. Afterall, acne is a condition that caters to big business because so many people suffer from it; and often these people feel humiliated and embarrassed just to go out in public (I know I felt this way for a long time, and during high school no less!).

Since you are here to learn how to get rid of acne marks from home, I would suggest using your computer to do some research on acne. A lot of information is available online. Of course, if you feel your acne is so out of control; be sure to try and see a doctor as soon as you can.


Acne marks are often a result of prolonged periods of acne and other conditions. To control your acne, it is important to make sure you are living a healthy lifestyle. This includes eating a healthy diet, and getting a good amount of exercise in every week. I would suggest even going above and beyond the recommended amount of exercise to help not only your body, but also your mind. It is proven that exercise, even in short bursts, help you feel better by releasing chemicals like dopamine and seratonin (which make you feel good!). Acne is more likely to continue existing if you are in a depressed and pessimistic state.

In addition to this, I would also expect taking a multi-vitamin; or vitamins that are known to help clear up skin and treat acne. Vitamins like Zinc and Vitamin A are great for your skin and helping reduce problems with acne.

Acne Products:

The best acne products are those that look to treat the causes of acne deep in the skin, as opposed to just renamed makeups which can only cover your acne (and quite frankly, makeup can make the condition worse). I have personally used the well known brand Proactiv

, and found that it worked very well at treating my acne and making me feel clean and rejuvinated as well. This has been a product that has worked for many people over at least the past decade, with multiple members of my family using it with success; as well as friends and other random testimonials. It is absolutely a great product to use for clearing up your face from acne as well as helping to assist you with getting a smoother face if you are stuck with icky acne marks and scars.

How to Get Rid of Acne Marks at Home - Proactive Acne

While there are certainly other acne products available on the market, Proactiv is consistently one that works well and is very affordable for most people. The kit lasts 1-2 months (depending on how frequently you use it or need it for). I also recommend it simply because I used it, and it worked for me very well. Have you ever tried Proactiv? Did it work for you? Let me know in the comments section below. I may be able to recommend other products if this is one that has not worked well for you.

Hopefully this article teaching you how to get rid of acne marks at home will be a useful resource as you begin to try and figure out how to get rid of your acne. Be sure to keep the three steps in mind I have laid out: educate yourself about acne, maintain a healthy lifestyle, and find great acne products that work. Remember: you are not alone in your fight against this skin disease. Many people have experienced it, and the best way to overcome it is to be informed about it; then be proactive and do something about it! If you have any questions or comments, leave some feedback below!



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