Is Garlic The Solution To All Your Pimple Problems?

This woman says it is!

As the latest addition to the ever-growing list of Beauty Hacks Of Instagram, Farah Dhukhai—the same lady who shared that onions will help you achieve bushy brows—demonstrated how rubbing garlic on your pimple will help dry it up overnight.

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Pretty enticing, huh?

To verify the claim, Seventeen consulted
a dermatologist in New York, who explains that though there hasn't been
enough studies to prove it, there is actually a logical explanation
behind this solution. Apparently, garlic contains allicin, which has
anti-inflammatory properties that could dry up the pimple. Interesting! 

Would you try this hack?

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