Homeopathy for Acne, Pimples
How does homeopathy cure acne?
Various homeopathic herbs have a specific action on the symptoms, appearance and location of the acne or pimple as well as the nature of patient hosting it. Homeopathy treats swollen pimples (borax 3x), pimples that discharge yellow secretion (Calcarea Sulph), heals ulcers surrounding acne eruptions (calotropis), pimples with white pus formation (Hepar Sulph), itchiness in pimples (kalium brom), acne on oily skin (Natrum mur 200), stubborn acne and pimples that resist treatment (streptocccinum 200). It helps remove marks left after cure of acne & blotches (Berberis Aqui),
Can homeopathy treat teenage acne?
Yes homeopathy can help address acne in teenagers, who during puberty sex hormones speed up the secretion of oil from sebaceous glands. When build up of this oil happens, the narrow gland openings or drainage passages in the skin leading to acne. Teenagers tends to squeeze the acne leading to its inflammation and scarring. Homeopathy medicines like Arsenicum brom (for pimples on face, nose upper lip of young girls), Asterias rub (pimples on the onset of puberty), Calcarea phos 6x (acne of anemic girls with menstrual troubles), Dulcamara (acne eruption during menstrual periods) are indicated
Can homeopathy cure acne permanently?
Homeopathy treats the conditions surrounding the acne formation and hence provides a viable, safe and side effect free natural treatment. For example Arsenicum brom cures violet papules that erupt in spring weather, Calcarea Carb 200 is good for little pimples on the roots of hair of fat flabby girls. Graphites is good for women facing dry skin and acne worse during & after periods. Radium brom is excellent for people with small pimples with itching and great burning. Thuja Occ 1M is excellent for acne facialis, skin dry, worse after scratching