Green Tea

Green Tea Plant Camelia sinensis

Green tea is made from the leaves of the Camelia sinensis plant. Grean Tea ia a very popular beverage worldwide. Green Tea is also a widely used ingredient in Naturopathic medicine. Green Tea and Acne Both unprocessed Green Tea and Green Tea Extract are commonly used in Naturopathic acne treatments. They are often mixed into …

Clay

Clay Powders for Facial Masks

Used for thousands of years, clay masks are part of the quintessential spa experience. There are several different types of clay commonly used in these topical treatments. Each has different properties and composition. Clay can be enriched in a wide range of trace elements. Clay Face Masks and Acne Clay-based face masks are commonly incorporated …

Baking Soda

Baking Soda

Baking Soda (Sodium bicarbonate, NaHCO3) is a common chemical compound that has a wide range of uses. It is commonly used in culinary, cleaning and medical applications. Baking Soda and Acne Baking Soda is occasionally used as a Naturopathic treatment for acne. It is generally used as a facewash, although it can also be used …

Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple Cider Vinegar is produced from fermented apple juice. It is commonly used in cooking. It is also a very popular homeopathic treatment for a range of health ailments. However, there is little reliable scientific evidence that supports any of the various health claims associated with Apple Cider Vinegar. Apple Cider Vinegar and Acne As …

Activated Charcoal

Activated Charcoal

Activated charcoal is a form of purified charcoal that has been treated to increase its abosrbent capacity. Activated charcoal is used as a treatment for certain kinds of poisoning. Once ingested, its aborbent properties allow it to sequester (trap) certain types of toxins. Activated charcoal also has a wide range of uses in Naturopathic medicine. …

White Willow Extract

Young White Willow Trees

White Willow Extract is prepared from the bark of the White Willow tree (Salix alba). The bark from many species of Willow (Salix spp.) is a natural source Aspirin, a Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug (NSAID). Preparations of willow bark have been used in the traditional medicine of indigenous people for thousands of years. Preparations of pain-killing …

Sulfur

Pure Sulfur Powder

Sulfur has been used since antiquity for the treatment of skin diseases. Sulfur-laden hot springs are widely touted for their healing properties. Sulfur is one of the most commonly prescribed topical acne therapies in Naturopathic medicine. Sulfur and Acne Overall, the available clinical research is split on the efficacy of sulfur as a treatment for …

Spironolactone

Spironolactone Tablets

Spironolactone (Aldactone) is an Androgen Inhibitor medication. Androgen Inhibitors block the effect of androgen (male) hormones, which can contribute to acne symptoms in some individuals. Spironolactone and Acne Spironolactone is occasionally used for the treatment of acne, primarily in women. Although Spironolactone is not a common treatment for acne, some patients have reported positive results …

Salicylic Acid

Salicylic Acid is a topical Keratolytic medication that is found in many Over-The-Counter (OTC) acne treatments. Salicylic Acid is the active ingredient in many acne products, including cleansers, moisturizers, acne pads and pimple creams. Salicylic Acid and Acne Salicylic Acid can be a helpful treatment for individuals with mild to moderate acne symptoms (Acne Types: …

RU58841

RU58841 Solution from Anageninc

RU58841 is an Androgen Inhibitor medication. This medication is used topically, primarily for the treatment of androgenic alopecia (androgen-induced balding). RU58841 was developed as topical a treatment for hair-loss, hirsuitism and acne. Although this medication was never commercialized, it is occasionally used to treat hair loss and is widely available online. RU58841 is not generally …