A Pimples or acne is a common skin condition, caused by changes in the pilosebaceous units, skin structures consisting of a hair follicle and its associated sebaceous gland via androgen stimulation. Acne is most common during adolescence, affecting more than 85 per cent of teenagers and more often continues into adulthood.  The cause in youngsters is due to an increase in male sex hormones. It is more common in women than in men during adulthood. Do not pick or squeeze your pimples. As tempting as it may be, do not scratch, rub or touch your pimples. Drink at least eight- 10 glasses of water. Here are few remedies you can try out: Make a paste out of orange peel paste. Apply this on and around the pimples. Mix lime juice and rose water in equal portions and apply it on affected area. Rinse after 20-30 minutes with lukewarm water. Apply ripe tomato or cucumber pulp on acne pimples and keep upto 1 hour, then wash. Make a paste of sandalwood with rose water. Apply on affected area. Wash it off after 20-30 minutes with lukewarm water.

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