Homoeopathy offers excellent remedies which traditionally have been used for the symptomatic relief of simple acne, in conjunction with attention to diet, lifestyle, hormonal imbalances and general skin care and hygiene.
Belladonna 6c This remedy has traditionally been used for symptomatic relief of the first stage of an outbreak where the face or spot is red, dry, swollen, sensitive and hot and there may be pustules.
Hepar Sulph 6c This remedy has traditionally been used for the symptoms of painful red pustules that look like boils, cold sores or ulcers with sensitivity and there may be yellow pus.
Pulsatilla 6c This remedy has traditionally been used where the symptoms are variable and changeable and are aggrevated by heat, emotions, hormonal changes and the skin is worse after hot or sweet foods.
Sulphur 6c This remedy has traditionally been used for the symptoms of unhealthy skin that festers and won’t heal and where the skin is dry, rough and scaly and prone to boils; itchy and worse from scratching, heat and washing.
Tissue Salts 6x (Kali Mur, Calc Sulph, Kali Sulph, Silica) This is a combination of low potency homoeopathic remedies which have traditionally been used for the symptomatic relief of eruptions, eczema, acne and dry, scaly skin.
Always read the label and follow directions for use. Homoeopathic principles should be applied when using these remedies. If symptoms persist contact your health care professional promptly.