By Yusra Hashim
The new treatment for acne is the natural antibiotic in coconut oil which is the Lauric acid.
A study found that coconut oil is more powerful in killing Propionibacterium acnes (the bacteria that commonly causes the inflammatory acne) than Benzoyl peroxide.
In addition to the study published in the journal ACS Nano in March 2010 that presented a new acne treatment which depends on the potentiality of Lauric acid (the main fatty acid in coconut oil) in treating Acne.
So the new acne treatment is natural with no toxic side effect on the skin cells.
Actually, containing the antibiotic that can destroy the acne causing bacteria Is not the only benefit of coconut oil on acne skin, but it normalize skin ph., feed the beneficial bacteria and it is a safe skin moisturizer for acne face .
It also has the ability to penetrate to the deeper connective tissue and kill the bacteria.
Increase cellular metabolism in a higher immunity state to enhance healing and healthy shedding of dead cells is its extraordinary additional effect.
How to use it
For the best result, substitute all cooking oil by coconut oil. Every meal you need to cook with oil use coconut oil instead of the vegetable oil.
Apply coconut oil on your skin twice a day or more. Put your coconut oil for skin in an empty eye drop container, when you want to use it warm it by putting it in a hot water ,then put some drops on your palm ,with your fingertips message it all over your face . wipe the excess amount of oil ,if there is .
Take cod liver oil , omega 3 and vitamin A supplement is a must to have clear healthy skin.
Coconut oil for skin
natural treatment for acne