How To Get Rid of Zits Overnight

By Subodh / March 27, 2012

Nothing could be more frustrating than having a zit on your face the night before the prom or a big event of your life. However you do not need to get disappointed as there are plenty of effective ways to get rid of zits fast. Following are some of the ways to get rid of these zits.

1. Do Not Touch the Zits

The first important thing to do before you seek out for some effective ways to get rid of the zits is to avoid touching the zits as some people have a bad habit of touching zits and other pimples. This would irritate them more and will worsen them. Similarly do not use or apply oil on these zits as they also make them worse.

2. Ice Cube Treatment

You have an important meeting in the morning as you woke up and you found a zit on your face. Simply take an ice cube and wrap it up in a paper towel. Now dab the ice cube on the outside of the zit, this is surely recede the zit. Make sure you do not apply the ice cube for than 45 seconds at a time as more time can also irritate the zit.

3. Toothpaste

If you found out the zit at night, the best thing to do is to apply a dab of toothpaste over the zit. Cover the zit with the toothpaste completely and let it dry and then go to sleep. Do not apply gel toothpaste on the zits as they may also irritate the zit and worsen the condition. Wash it in the morning with water and try to avoid any hand contact with the zit and when you will dry your face, you will find a significant decrease in the zit.

4. Apple Cider and Lemon Juice

Apple cider and lemon juice are also some effective ways to clear your face off zits overnight. Just take a dab of cotton, apply some apple cider or lemon juice on it and dab on the requisite area, do not squeeze or massage with it as it may irritate the zit even more.

5. Egg whites

Egg whites are known to dry out the zit quickly. Simply take an egg, separate the egg white and yolk, take a cotton dab or paper towel, and apply the white part on the zit. Usually it is said to avoid rubbing the area, but you need to rub the egg white for 20 minutes on the affected area and you will see the results afterwards.

So these are handful of some tips to help you get rid of zits overnight. Nobody likes to have a face filled with zits and each of these remedies may respond on your skin differently so even if one remedy does not work, switch to another to have a clear smooth zit-free skin.