4 DIY Face Masks for Acne Scars
DIY Face Mask

4 Simple DIY Face Masks for Acne Scars

There is no shortage of natural remedies that can be used to fade acne scars naturally.  Here, we bring you 4 simple and popular at home DIY face masks for acne scars using organic products.

1.  Cucumber Mask for Acne Scars

Cucumbers contain natural anti-inflammatory compounds that refresh, hydrate, lighten and tone your skin. Additionally cucumbers aid in removing dirt and oil from the skin.  To create a face mask, cucumber is usually combined with yogurt.  Cucumber for acne

Five benefits of using this face mask:

  • Removes excess oils from the skin
  • It’s a natural anti-septic
  • Moisturizes the skin
  • Lightens blemishes on the skin
  • Reduces inflammation of acne

What you will need:

  • 1 Cucumber
  • 1 Tbsp yogurt


  • Peel and puree your cucumber and 1 Tbsp of yogurt
  • Apply mask to your face for approximately 15 minutes. Rinse off with cold water


2. Honey Face Mask for Acne Scars

Honey has been used for centuries to treat acne and also clear acne spots, marks and other blemishes to the skin.  As mentioned in a previous post, honey has the natural ability to treat cystic acne and kill  that bacteria that causes inflamed acne.

Five benefits of using this face mask:

  • Honey has anti-bacterial agents that help fight acne and reduces infection
  • It’s a natural antiseptic
  • Moisturizes the skin
  • Prevents skin damage
  • Reduces inflammation of acne

Here’s what you will need to create a honey mask for acne scars:

  • 2 teaspoons of Raw Honey
  • 1/2 teaspoon lemon juice


  • Combine raw honey and lemon juice in a small bowl. Apply to your face.
  • Allow the mixture to sit on your skin for approximately 20-30 minutes

Please note:  You will need to use this face mask a few times before you start to see noticeable results.

3. Aloe Vera Face Mask for Acne Scars

Like honey, aloe vera is a natural anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory agent that is known to be very effective in treating acne scars.   Aloe Vera for Acne Scars

Five benefits of using an aloe vera face mask:

  • Has natural anti-bacterial agents to reduce infection
  • Reduces itching caused by acne
  • Removes clogged pores
  • Helps eliminates blackheads and whiteheads
  • Reduces swelling and inflammation of acne

Here’s what you will need for this mask:


  • Add aloe vera gel and lemon juice to blender. Blend for 1 minute.
  • Apply the mixture to your face and let it sit for 10-15 minutes.
  • Rise with warm water
  • Moisturize your face with a moisturizer
  • Store left over mixture in a cool place
  • Repeat use of this mask up to 3 days per week

4. Avocado & Honey Face Mask

Avocado’s is not just used a spread or paste for food.  In fact, this fruit is a very popular ingredient that many people have found works like a charm for clearing skin blemishes and acne scars.


AvocadoFive benefits of using the avocado face mask:

  • Avocado’s contain Vitamin C (a vitamin that stimulates collagen and promotes firmer skin)
  • Is a natural anti-oxidant
  • Contains natural anti-fungal and anti-bacterial fighting agents
  • Repairs dry skin
  • Naturally moisturizes the skin


Here’s what you will need for this mask:

  • 2 Avocados mashed
  • 1 Tbsp cocoa powder
  • 1 Tbsp  Raw Honey
  • Small bowl


  •  Combine mashed avocados, cocoa powder and honey into small bowl.  Mix well.
  • Apply the mixture to your face. Leave it on for approximately 20 minutes.
  • Rinse the mixture off with warm water.
  • Apply a moisturizer
  • It is recommended to use this mask at least once a week

And there you have it.  Four simple DIY face masks for acne scars that you can do at home.  Let us know how they work out for you.

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