Best Natural Herbs to Get Rid of Acne

Even though there are natural remedies that can help to make acne vulgaris a thing of the past, it is important that you identify the root cause if you have acne prone skin.

-Robert Youngs Acupuncture

Acne can be troublesome. It is the most common skin condition worldwide, with almost 50 million Americans suffering from it annually. Usually, acne is not readily treated by mainstay acne treatment options. Fortunately, there are effective natural remedies for acne that you can consider.

What Causes Acne?

To understand how to effectively treat acne, first, we must know what is acne and what are its causes. Acne is the chronic inflammation of sebum buildup in the pores of the skin which results in whiteheads and blackheads. There are many factors that come into play to cause acne.

It can be due to your

  • genetic makeup

  • diet

  • stress

  • dirt

  • medications

  • cosmetics

  • or even hormonal imbalance


Even though there are natural remedies that can help to make acne vulgaris a thing of the past, it is important that you identify the root cause if you have acne prone skin. Once you can eliminate it, you can reap the full benefits of  natural acne treatments.

Best Natural Herbs To Treat Acne

Here at Robert Youngs Acupuncture, we understand the importance of clear skin. Many persons opt to use Accutane, a renowned acne medication. However, it is accompanied by many serious side effects and the results are short lived. Instead, it is recommended that instead of choosing a quick fix, you should aim to address to cleanse your internal system.

The best natural herbs that are efficient in getting rid of acne have been compiled into one single product called Acute Skin. Acute Skin is more suited for those who suffer from infrequent mild to severe acne. It comprises of the following powerful Chinese herbs:

Pu Gong Ying (Dandelion)

This Chinese herb is great for dissipating toxins that can contribute to pimples, blackheads, whiteheads and acne ulcers. It is also proficient in treating severe cystic acne.

Xia Ku Cao (Spica Prunellae)

Phlegm is a component that can cause acne buildup. This Chinese herb is excellent at expelling toxins and phlegm by breaking up phlegm stagnation leading to better skin.

Zhe Bei Mu (Bulbus Fritillariae Thunbergii)

Dispersing stagnation is necessary for preventing severe acne including nodules, abscesses and ulcers.

Zhen Zhu Mu (Mother of Pearl)

This helps with the skin itching and also prevents acne scar formation.

Jin Yin Hua (Honeysuckle)

Research for acne treatment has proven that Jin Yin Hua gently clears the toxins from your body, making it an effective and natural acne treatment.

Zhen Zhu (True Pearl)

This is a famous expensive herb for beauty and acne products.

How to cure acne naturally is a question that is commonly asked. Robert Youngs Acupuncture in Culver City and Century City is dedicated to helping you to gain brighter and clearer skin. If long-standing chronic acne is an issue you fight daily, then consider Chronic Skin. This is another superb product that can help to treat persistent bad acne especially when it is hormonal acne. Additionally, we have many other natural treatment options such as acupuncture, cupping and other herbal remedies to suit any health issue.