There is no need to rush and make snap decisions when choosing an effective acne treatment, just take your THYME! It is said that thyme is better at treating acne than many acne creams and potions. Read on to discover more about this magical herb and why using benzoyl peroxide is not a good idea.
A SIMPLE tincture of thyme may provide a better treatment for acne than expensive creams.
More often used in food as a flavouring, the herb has a powerful antibiotic action that works better at killing microbes than competing products, research shows.
Researchers at Leeds Metropolitan University led by senior lecturer Dr Margarita Gomez-Escalada conducted a study of a range of anti-microbial preparations.
Based in the school of health and rehabilitation science, she and her collaborators tested the ability of a number of products to kill bacteria associated with acne, Propionibacterium acnes.
It is great to see that nature provided for us many natural ways to cure all manner of conditions. Thyme can also be used in a tea that will also attack acne causing bacteria from the inside out. There are many herbal teas than can help to treat all manner of conditions. Keep a look out for an article all about teas that cleanse your skin to help rid acne infection.