When it comes to skin, women desire a smooth, flawless skin that radiates with glow. However anyone who has an oil skin knows the pesky trouble called blackheads. Blackheads are the tiny annoying dots that generally occur on nose and chin. These irritating spots get formed due to oil skin condition, poor eating habits and due to use of wrong cosmetics. The unruly blackheads are often hard to come off your skin and it is quite a painful procedure to get them removed at beauty salons. Listed here are 6 simple remedies that you can follow to remove blackheads as well whiteheads.
#1. Lemon With Honey And Sugar
Lemon s removes excess sebum and dead skin cells from your skin, honey contains antibiotics which help in pulling out dirt from your skin and tighten the skin pores naturally. Take one lemon and cut it into halves and sprinkle some sour over the cut lemon piece. Pour some honey over it and scrub blackhead porn area with it. Scrub the area for few minutes and leave the scrub on for 5 minutes. Rinse well with clear water. Use the remedy once a week.
#2. Vaseline Cling Wrap
This remedy works best after your shower as at that your skin pores are open. Apply a layer of Vaseline on your nose or other areas where you have blackheads. Wrap the area with cling film and place a hot towel over it. Once the towel cools down, remove it and remove the cling wrap. Wipe off the Vaseline and squeeze the blackheads and whiteheads out of the affected areas. Apply a light lotion once you have pushed the blackheads out. Follow the remedy once in every 15 to 20 days.
#3. Coconut And Essential Oil
Coconut oil seeps well into your skin and removes the blackheads effectively by absorbing all the clogged dirt and grime. Warm up coconut oil by placing it for few seconds in microwave or you can taking some coconut in a small and place this bowl in a big bowl of water. Add few drops of lemon to the melted coconut oil. Add 2 drops each of lavender oil and tea tree oil and blend all ingredients well to form a homogeneous solution. Dip a cotton ball in this solution and apply it blackhead and whitehead prone zones of your face. Leave it on overnight and rinse well in morning. Follow this remedy twice a day.
#4. Cinnamon And Oat Flour Scrub
Cinnamon helps to open pores, circulates oxygen in the skin and keeps the skin healthy. Oats is a natural exfoliator and is used in many scrubs that are commercially available in the market. To make this scrub, you will need 1 tablespoon of cinnamon powder, 1 teaspoon of oat flour and 2 to 3 tablespoon of warm water to form a paste. Mix all the three ingredients in a bowl and form a thick paste. Apply the scrub on your face and gently scrub for 1 minute. Allow the scrub to dry and wash it off with tepid water. Follow this remedy twice a month.
#5. Activated Charcoal Mask
Activated charcoal soaks up excess oil, dirt, dead skin, grime and all the impurities from the skin. This makes it a perfect solution to remove blackheads and whiteheads. To make activated charcoal mask, you will need 2 capsules of activated charcoal, 1 tablespoon green clay and ½ tablespoon of warm water. Empty the activated charcoal capsules in a bowl add green clay and water and blend it well to form a smooth paste. Apply the mask evenly on your face with help of brush or sponge. Allow the mask to dry completely and rinse well with cold water. Use the mask once or twice a week to get maximum benefits.
#6. Aloevera And White Clay Mask
The soothing action of aloevera helps to gently remove blackheads and whiteheads, giving your face smooth texture. Take 2 teaspoons of white clay and add 1 teaspoon of aloevera gel to it. Blend them together to form smooth consistency. Add 1 teaspoon of distilled water and add 3 drops of lavender oil. Mix well and apply the mask on your face. Allow it work on your skin for 10 to 15 minutes and rinse well. This mask can be applied twice a month.