Blackheads are one of the most important common issues of skin like the whiteheads. Almost all of us conscious of out beauty. But this can appear to anyone, no matter how she/he is careful of her/his skin. It occurs at the worst possible time and does not depend on the age, as people of any age can have blackheads problem. To get rid of blackheads is not so easy. If you want to squeeze them out, it can be fatal. Rather than that, blackheads are daily phenomena with the dust and increasing pollution, the harmful chemical added products we use, and also the stress of the restless lifestyle.
Blackheads are one kind of skin disorder that appears with the small, black or reddish- brown bumps. All of those are a result of clogged skin pores. Dead skin cells and oils pile up in the skin follicles and produce a bump. Blackhead has named after the process when the skin over the bump opens and exposure to the air and makes it look black. If you think squeezing out is the best way to heal it, then it is both wrong and bad idea. It can lead to inflamed skin and eventually scar.
You will be happy to hear that your home remedies can treat blackheads. These items described in the tips are both simple and effective. These also help to get rid of acne too. They also cleanse your skin pores, banish harmful microbes and reduce the skin spot too.
It is important to be careful before scrubbing your skin. Stay out of excessive scrub or you will damage your skin that causes scars and rashes. This can also aggravate the blackheads and infect them.
Here I am describing some home remedies to get rid of blackheads. Try them as you need and you will get the positive result soon.
Tomatoes are full of antibacterial properties that help to get rid of blackheads by drying it up. It also has lycopene in it that exerts active antioxidant effects on the skin and hence removes all the damage- causing free radicals. Take a small tomato, peel and mash it. Then apply over the infected skin. Use it in the night before going to bed and leave it overnight. In the morning rinse it off with clean water. This will work all types of skin. For the sensitive skin mix the juice with equal parts of water.
The egg white face mask will keep you stay away from blackheads. It protects your skin from getting tremendously greasy. Egg white also helps in removing the current blackheads and tightens the pores. The white portion of the egg contains a key ingredient named ‘Albumin’, mainly helps in tightening the pores. Egg mask also makes the skin glow. You will need 1 egg white and 1 teaspoon of honey. Mix the honey with the egg and apply it on the face. Wait and let it dry. Wash it off with warm water. For the best result, repeat this once or twice a week. This tip is suited for both oily and combination skin.
Aloe Vera is well known for the soothing property. It also cleanses pores and controls excess oil production of the skin. All of these actions help you get rid of blackheads indeed. Aloe vera also works against acne, whiteheads and many other skin issues. For this, you will need fresh aloe vera gel only. Take an aloe vera gel and extract the fresh gel with the help of a spoon. Then apply the gel directly to your face as well as blackheads affected the skin. Wait for about 10 minutes and rinse with lukewarm water. Continue it every day as soon as you have a cleaner and smoother skin. This works for all types of skins.
Turmeric has a great healing ingredient in it. The key component of turmeric is “curcumin”, has an active antimicrobial effect in nature and removes the bacteria of the skin’s pores. It also improves the texture and health of skin with the anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties present in it. Mint juice soothes the skin nicely and is very cooling to the skin. You will need 1tablespoon of turmeric powder and 2 tablespoons of fresh mint juice. At first, make a paste of turmeric and mint juice mixing them together. Then apply the paste to the affected skin and wait for 10-15 minutes until dry. At last, Rinse with lukewarm water and moisturize the area. Repeat the process once every week and this works for all skin types.
Fenugreek is another beneficial ingredient for the body. It has a powerful anti-inflammatory and antioxidants and emollient properties. Fenugreek removes blackheads and whiteheads from the skin efficiently. You will need 1 cup of fresh fenugreek leaves and water. Make a smooth paste of fenugreek leaves with enough water by grinding them together. Apply the paste directly to the affected areas to a thin layer. After 10 minutes rinse it off with lukewarm water. Then pat dry and apply moisturizing cream or lotion. You can also use the seed instead of leaves to make the paste. Repeat once or twice a week for a better result. This pack works for all types of skins.
Using Bentonite clay cleans the skin pores and absorbs all the impurities from the face leaving behind the fresh and clean skin. It has the antibacterial effect in nature. It helps to get rid of blackheads from the roots. You will need 1 tablespoon bentonite clay and some water. At first, make a paste of medium consistency mixing enough water into the clay powder. Then apply over the face. Wait until the mast dries and then rinse it off with lukewarm water. Last, pat dry and use moisturizing lotion. This pack eliminates even the deeply embedded blackheads. For a better result continue the mask once or twice a week and it works for all skin types. For the sensitive and dry skin, substitute water with raw milk.
Baking soda is another exciting ingredient that has an active effect on blackheads. It contains both an antifungal and antibacterial agent. It is also an excellent exfoliator. Baking soda also works against pimples and acne. You need 1 tablespoon of baking soda and 2 tablespoons of water. First, make a fine paste mixing the baking soda with enough water. Now apply the paste directly to the affected areas. Wait for 15-20 minutes and then rinse it off with lukewarm water. You can apply this every day to get rid of blackheads effectively. This process works for all types of skin. You can toothpaste and a few drops of lemon juice to the baking soda paste for extra benefits.
Green tea is full of antioxidants that clear up the skin and make it glowing and healthy. It soaks all the impurities and helps get rid of blackheads quickly. You will need 1 teaspoon of dry green tea leaves and some water. Mix them properly to make a paste. Then apply the paste to your face and wait for 15-20 minutes until it dries. At last, wash with lukewarm water and pat dry, apply moisturizing cream. Apply the pack once every week as required. This works on all types of skins.
Strawberry also helps to get rid of blackheads. It has the alkalinity that helps to reduce the swelling. It also cleanses the blocked pores. Strawberry is also rich in vitamin C that improves the dryness and moisturizes the skin too. Strawberry is also a natural exfoliator for the skin. Take 1 strawberry, ½ teaspoon of honey and ½ teaspoon of lemon juice. At first, crush the strawberry and add some honey and lemon juice. Mix all the item together and make a coarse paste. Afterward, apply it on the skin and leave it for about 15-20 minutes. At last, rinse it off with cold water. You are recommended to apply it once in every few days and it is also suitable to use for all types of skin.
It is sure that if you follow the rules and methods before applying any of the above tutorials, you will get the proper benefits. You will finally have the blackheads free face. If it is not reduced, then consult with any specialized doctor.