If you going to get rid of your acne scars then exfoliation is an important step to make the surface smoother for other products and ingredients to go deep into the skin. Exfoliation and scrubbing is the best way to remove dead skin cells which are on your top layer of skin so by removing them your new cells are formed and your skin can breathe easily. Exfoliation also helps you to unclog and clean your dirty oily pores so due to this you prevent or save your skin from further acne breakouts. A mild exfoliation not only makes your skin silky and smoother but it also makes your skin tone even. Before applying any products or home remedies for acne scars, use a mild or gentle scrub use store bought one or you can use a sugar scrub its recipe I given below.
I always recommend using your own scrub because its less costly and it is the best natural scrub you are making with your hands, so you know what you are applying on your skin and you can either change ingredients according to your need. This sugar scrub helps to remove dead skin cells, clean your pores and also make your skin more revitalize.
If you have sensitive skin then oatmeal is perfect for you as it is a plant-based ingredient. It has antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties which help to cure acne scars and it also helps you skin o stay moisturized for a longer time. Lemon is a natural exfoliant and astringent which help to prevent acne breakouts and removes dead skin cells.