Herbs in Acne Treatment Products

Red Clover

This herb is used to purge the body of toxins. It is possible due to the high content of vitamin B-complex, which is an effective ingredient for fixing the problems with skin. In old times, fresh flowers were chopped and applied directly to skin in order to treat insect bites of inflammations. Nowadays, red clover extract is one of the components of creams and lotions against such skin conditions as psoriasis.


Skin redness and dermatitis can be treated by intaking licorice. It can be beneficial for you if you have dermatitis or red skin. The mashed root can be used as a poultice to treat skin inflammation and skin infections. In combination with other medicinal herbs, Licorice is used for skin softening, soothing and lightening.


The most important active ingredient of this hot and spicy pepper is capsaicin which has dulling properties. But at the same time it is effective with inflammations and itching caused by psoriasis. Cayenne stimulates and intensifies the other ingredients movement to the oil glands and skin pores.

The information we have given here does not mean that you should prepare ointments and other products on your own. But when looking for an acne product you should take this information into account and see if there is one of these ingredients in it. In such a case you can be sure that your skin condition improves.

Jerry K

Dr. Jerry K is the founder and CEO of YourWebDoc.com, part of a team of more than 30 experts. Dr. Jerry K is not a medical doctor but holds a degree of Doctor of Psychology; he specializes in family medicine and sexual health products. During the last ten years Dr. Jerry K has authored a lot of health blogs and a number of books on nutrition and sexual health.