Acne: The Uninvited Guest (Recipe Blog)

Acne: The Uninvited Guest (Recipe Blog)

Embarking on a journey towards clear, radiant skin is like navigating through a skincare maze – and let's be real, sometimes it feels like the maze is winning. Acne, the uninvited guest that overstays its welcome, has a way of turning our faces into a battlefield. It's the breakout drama we never signed up for but somehow find ourselves starring in. In this blog post, we'll dissect the mysteries of acne, giving it the side-eye it deserves, while also sprinkling in some skincare wisdom. So, grab your favourite hot drink and join us as we embark on this quest for a pimple-free existence. Because when life gives you lemons, make a toner – or something like that.


(It's No Secret)

Nature Always Brings Her A-Game


Diving into the world of acne prevention, the magic lies in embracing natural and organic skincare. Unlike their chemical-laden counterparts, these products offer a gentle touch, soothing irritated skin without the harsh aftermath. Natural ingredients like tea tree oil and aloe vera bring their A-game in calming inflammation, while organic choices steer clear of pore-clogging culprits. It's like giving your skin a breath of fresh air, a break from the chaos of synthetic additives. Let's swap the skincare battleground for a serene garden of organic goodness, because sometimes nature knows best.

Acne medications, often laden with potent chemicals, can wage war on our skin, leaving behind dryness, redness, and peeling. Their aggressive approach may disrupt the skin's natural balance, causing irritation and sensitivity. In the pursuit of clear skin, the collateral damage of harsh medications can sometimes outweigh the benefits, prompting a reconsideration of gentler, nature-inspired alternatives.


Inner Harmony for Outer Glow


Adopting an inside-out perspective emphasizes that skincare isn't solely about skin applications but also involves what the body consumes.

Choose Natural

Enter the realm of an anti-acne diet, where your choice of foods plays a pivotal role. Prioritize low-glycemic options by steering clear of processed and excess natural sugars, opting instead for low-sugar, natural alternatives like berries.

Hydrate!

Of course, hydration takes center stage – water, two litres a day keeps the acne away. Remember, it's not just about what you put on; it's about what you put in.

Boost Your Diet

Nourish your body with essential good fats, exemplified by Omega-3 and coconut oil – a dietary gem. Elevate your diet with quality proteins from sources like salmon and grass-fed meats, emphasizing the importance of opting for natural and organic selections whenever possible.


Now, Let's Step Outside...


Now that the insides of our bodies are happy and healthy, let's take this above skin-level. It's vital to ensure that you use the correct products and the best ingredients on your face - your skin will thank you. The right combination of oils and actives will leave you breakout-free. 

You've made it this far...

It's Only Fair We Share The Recipe

Introducing our skincare game-changer – the all-natural acne-prevention serum! This isn't just a serum; it's your skin's superhero. Packed with powerful ingredients like Tea Tree Oil and Bakuchiol, this elixir not only keeps acne at bay but also bids farewell to aging and acne scars. Imagine a serum that not only promotes healthy cell turnover but also embraces an anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory dance on your skin. Your skin deserves the best, and this serum delivers!

Ingredient Details
PHASE
A
A
A
B
B
B
INGREDIENT
Medium Chain Triglyceride Oil
Jojoba Oil
Red Raspberry Seed Oil
Tea Tree Oil
Bakuchiol Oil
Vitamin E Natural
Total
PERCENTAGE
66
20
10
1.5
1
1.5
100
QUANTITY (ML)
66
20
10
1.5
1
1.5
100
QUANTITY (G)
62.4
17.4
10.7
1.3
1
1.43
94.23

METHOD:

  1. Combine all Phase A ingredients in a suitable mixing container. Mix well at low shear.
  2. Combine all Phase B ingredients in a separate container. Mix well at low shear.
  3. Now, combine Phase A and Phase B together. Once again, mix well using low shear. Store your serum in a glass bottle or dark container. 

Why I Used These Ingredients


Medium Chain Triglyceride Oil: Has powerful antimicrobial properties. Soothes skin and combats fungi without blocking pores. Commonly used as a base for oil-based products.

Jojoba Oil: Has anti-inflammatory properties, preventing dryness and irritation on the skin.

Red Raspberry Seed Oil: Is hydrating and assists in oil balance on the face, which can prevent breakouts.

Tea Tree Oil: Lightweight and non-greasy. Has both anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties, which makes it a key ingredient in preventing acne breakouts.

Bakuchiol Oil: Improves skin elasticity and prevents wrinkling by boosting collagen production. Also contains antioxidants that help reduce breakouts.

Vitamin E: Powerful natural antioxidant. Is easily absorbed into the skin, allowing for better prevention of acne and pimples.