Green tea has been proven highly beneficial in the treatment of acne, comparable to a 4% benzoyl peroxide treatment without the same, negative side effects.
There are three ways in which green tea can help to prevent and treat acne.
1. Green Tea Reduces Sebum Production
Acne is often caused by over-production of sebum formed by the sebaceous glands. One of the ways in which green tea helps to treat acne is by reducing sebum production.
The EGCG component of green tea helps to…