In general, acne can be uncomfortable no matter where it forms on your body. Here is how to treat the annoying red itchy and painful bumps.

  • Wash regularly

Personal hygiene is very important for general health. Use antibacterial soap to bath morning and evening to get rid of dirt and bacteria buildup from sweat.

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  • Avoid fabric softeners

You should always check the ingredients used to manufacture laundry detergent before using it. That is why most brands of laundry detergent have a hypoallergenic version. If you suspect that detergent, fabric softeners, or dryer sheets may be causing you issues, switch to something without dyes or skip certain products altogether.

  • Saltwater solution

Salt helps to cleanse pores deeply, balance oil production and thwart bacteria that can instigate breakouts and acne.

Mix 1 teaspoon of table salt with 2 cups of water and apply it the solution with a washcloth to areas with butt acne twice daily for a week.

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  • Exfoliate

Gently cleansing and occasional exfoliating of your skin can help to remove any dead skin cells. Use cocoa butter, coconut oil, or a mild exfoliating wash helps get rid of dead skin cells and dirt that could contribute to clogged follicles and infection.