Yes, advanced waterproof wound care plaster are used for superficial wounds like burns. These bandages are now being used for face acne.
Hydrocolloid plasters have been praised for their water absorbing abilities and waterproof abilities. A hydrocolloid plaster has 2 layers. The inner layer contains particles that absorb wound fluids and form a hydrated environment to promote wound healing. The outer layer forms a tight barrier seal to prevent bacterial contamination from outside sources.
It’s relatively safe and when used on red and inflamed pimples for 12 hours, just to see it pull out pus and inflammation from it. Alternatively, you could try a traditional pimple patch, which may be more effective as it contains acne-fighting ingredients.
This technique won’t be too effective on blackheads or whiteheads (kindly stick to your traditional blackhead strips).
3. DIY Home Beauty Masks
With all the chemicals found in beauty products and the rising cost of beauty, Tiktokers have been looking to their kitchen for that best home-made spa treatment.
From all the wacky ingredients, here are some ingredients that you can apply safely onto your face.
- Coconut skins
- Orange skin
And here are the ingredients to avoid applying onto your skin.
- Vegetable oil
- Citrus/lemon juice
- Raw eggs/egg white