Neem and Witch hazel are ingredients that have many benefits for the skin. In particular, these ingredients share the unique benefit of combatting acne-prone skin. Neem is a herb used in traditionally to heal skin due to its antibacterial qualities. Though these ingredients seem very different at first glance they both can be used to treat spots and blemishes on the skin when used in combination together.

 

  • Neem for Acne-Prone Skin

Neem has many benefits for your skin. It has a long history of healing the skin and combatting acne and oily-prone skin. The specific benefit for those suffering from acne-prone skin is the active components in Neem that make it effective. The anti-bacterial properties of Neem help to cleanse skin from acne-causing bacteria. Acne can also cause skin irritation, burns and infections which can be healed and soothed with the use of Neem in skincare routine.

 

  • Witch Hazel for Acne-Prone Skin

Witch hazel also has anti-inflammatory properties. It can also be used in spot treatments by being applied directly onto the skin after cleansing. Witch hazel acts as a gentle astringent, which causes the pores surrounding spots and blemishes to shrink. The anti-inflammatory properties of witch hazel, then soothe the skin. As a result, constant use can prevent further breakouts.  For this reason, we recommend using the Neem & witch hazel toner as a part of your daily skincare routine. 

Using Neem and Witch hazel together is the best way to treat acne prone skin and get the best results. Here at Ayumi we have a range of Neem products that also use witch hazel as an additional ingredient. Try the range today to achieve clearer skin!