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The word blackhead literally turns my mood off because it reminds me of the black, dirty spots on my clear skin. I am sure the same thing happens to everyone who hates blackheads. There was a time when I was frustrated with the blackheads on my face which forced me to find out effective remedies for curing them. I first tried to find out the root cause and then the ways to make my skin free of the dirty blackheads.
The root cause behind blackheads is the excessive oil and sebum accumulation in the skin. As a result of which this problem is very common among those with oily skin. It is time to get clear skin without any blackheads. Try out these remedies and enjoy the much-desired smooth and clear skin.
When milk is applied to the affected skin and gently scrubbed, blackheads pop out of the skin, leaving the skin clear. The lactic acid in milk removes the dead skin cells out of the skin. In order to make it more effective, add some nutmeg powder to the milk and then apply it to the skin. Keep it for 15 minutes and then wash it off. Repeat it regularly for best results. Most amazing part is that it is beneficial for all types of skin.
Lemon juice removes the dirt and impurities from the clogged pores of the skin. It does the work of a toner and skin whitening pigment. Take a cotton ball and dab it in lemon juice. Now apply it on the skin. Let the juice stay for around 10 to 15 minutes on the face and then rinse. It can also be used in the form of a mixture with curd and salt. This mixture whitens the skin, removes dead skin cells and moisturises it. This remedy can be repeated every alternate day or once in a week. It is best suited for all skin types. Just take care that you do not add salt to the mixture if there is any cut or wound on your skin, to avoid skin irritation.
You don’t need to visit any salon or spa, especially for the skin treatment. Make a habit of taking steam treatment at home once in a week. Boil some water in a pan. Remove the pan from the stove and put your face on the pan. Cover the face with a towel. This will provide steam to your face and will unclog the pores of the face. Now apply a scrubber like natural or sugar scrub. This will remove the dead skin cells and blackheads. All skin types can use this method.
Other than these remedies you can try the following-
#Drink lots of water daily.
#Apply warm honey on the skin. Let it stay for 15 minutes and clean it with a wet cloth.
#Rub a half cut tomato on the affected area and rinse it off after 20 minutes.
#Apply a mixture of water and baking soda on blackheads and wash it after 10 minutes.
#Use a clay mask on the face for 15 minutes, wash it off and get rid of blackheads.