- As the first step towards an acne-free skin should be purification of blood, take homoeopathic sulphur (in the 30th potency) for three or four weeks. The dose is five pellets, morning and night.
Mix equal parts of mutton tallow, glycerin and castor oil. Melt over slow heat. Let cool, and store the solution in a glass jar. Apply to pimples till they heal.
Spirit of camphor patted on pimples, three to four times a day, makes them dry-up and disappear. If pimples have heads, apply a hot cloth on them till they burst. Then pat on camphor.
This prevents further infection and makes the blemishes .heal rapidly.
Mix 36 grams of soda bicarbonate and 1 ounce of Spermacetti ointment to form a smooth paste.Apply to affected areas. After 15 minutes, wipe off excess, leaving a slight film over the face.
Peel and cut 2-3 onions. Cook with lard on slow heat until transparent. When cool, put it in a piece of muslin or cheese cloth and apply to pimples and do this twice a day.
Your diet should be one that includes plenty of fresh fruit, salads and raw-vegetable juices.
Fried foods, cakes, pastries, pies, etc., should be avoided. Whole wheat bread and wheat germ bread should replace white bread.
Substitute honey or molasses for sugar, jams and marmalades. Avoid salted foods and increase the intake of curd. Remember finally, that exercise does wonders for your skin as it starts the healing process moving more quickly.