Traditional medicinal plants from Africa used in the treatment of acne and related skin problems such as wounds, sores and scrapes.

Acacia sieberiana: Commonly known as the Paper-bark Acacia: The seed pods is pulped and rubbed on the affected skin areas.

Common Wild African Fig (Ficus thonningii): The sap from the root is rubbed on the affected areas.

African Ebony / Jackal Berry has various medicinal uses

Jackal Berry / African Ebony (Diospyros mespiliformis): The young leafy twigs is pulped, and the extract is rubbed on the affected skin sections, it act also as an antibiotic for wounds and sores.