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Does Using Toothpaste on Pimples Work?

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Using toothpaste on pimples for drying them up is a very common home remedy. But does toothpaste work on pimples.
Yes if you are seeking for a quick fix for pimples you can use toothpaste on pimple, as toothpaste is considered a good drying agent but be sure it should be a pimple or pustule only not severe or nodular acne. Please do not apply toothpaste on acne.

Using Toothpaste on pimples 

How to use?
If it is just a pimple or pustule you can apply the toothpaste on it. Keep it overnight and wash away in the morning. It is always advised to ice your pimple for 8-10 minutes before applying toothpaste on pimples.

Things to ensure while applying toothpaste on zits:

Ensure that the toothpaste is original paste and not a gel. Prefer toothpaste with less ingredients and additives.

Organic or natural toothpastes are a better option.

This remedy should be used as a quick fix once in a while.

Do not make it a regular habit to use toothpaste on pimples.

There are a lot of over the counter products that can be use to dry the pimples.

Nowadays there are a lot of chemicals used in toothpastes which are harmful for skin. Thus it is recommended that instead of using toothpaste on pimples one should use use a gels or medicines which are specially meant for healing pimples.

Also See: Home Remedies for Acne
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