01/5These ingredients are must-haves if you're looking for soaps to deal with acne

These ingredients are must-haves if you're looking for soaps to deal with acne

Blessed are those who've never had acne, zits, pimples and basically anything that can leave a scar on their face. Anyone who has acne-prone skin knows just how dreadful it is to have to deal with it. Whether it's hormonal issues, food habits and other internal factors that are causing your acne or environmental factors such as pollution, dirt or grime, there are a plethora of factors that can make your skin go all haywire. That's why you need to opt for soap bars that contain special ingredients which will help tackle your acne problem. These soap bars can help get rid of dead skin cells, grime, sebum and dirt and can help keep your acne at bay. So, without further ado, take a look at all the ingredients you should look out for in soap bars for acne-prone skin.


02/5Salicylic acid

Salicylic acid

We're sure you've heard of this wonderful ingredient. It is often available in soap bars and face washes in strengths from 0.5 to 5 percent. It works by getting rid of all the excess oil in your skin. But make sure to be careful with this one since it doesn't always suit everyone and might lead to mild irritation on your skin.




Neem leaves are known to have antibacterial, antifungal and anti-inflammatory properties. This means it is anti-acne all the way. So, opt for neem soap bars and see how they can make a difference to your skin in no time. In fact, it'll also help prevent premature signs of ageing so honestly, you're in for a win-win situation with these bars.


04/5Activated charcoal

Activated charcoal

Activated charcoal is known for its magnificent properties such as removing toxins from the skin by drawing them out. This is why it works so well for acne-prone skin since it can get rid of all excess oil and sebum. Opt for a soap bar containing activated charcoal and you'll see the difference on your skin.


05/5Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera

Okay, we can all agree that aloe vera is this magical ingredient that can pretty much help get rid of all your skin and hair problems. It contains amazingly soothing properties and can give you crystal clear skin in no time! So, try out a soap bar with aloe vera as a prominent ingredient and see what it'll do for you.