8. Apply green tea to the skin
A lot of people drink green tea for its health benefits, but it can also be helpful when applied directly to the skin. Green tea contains flavonoids and tannins, which are known to help fight inflammation and the bacteria that may cause pimples. Here are a few steps that how you can use green tea for acne. Steep green tea in boiling water for 3–4 minutes then apply it to your face with a cotton ball, leave it on for 10 minutes or overnight, and then rinse your face with water.