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Home Remedies to get rid of Blackheads

We as a whole despise clogged pores and eradicating them can be such a pain. Squeezing them out, getting a facial, utilizing nose strips – it would all be able to be so overpowering! With the ever-increasing pollution and dust around us, the stress of a hectic lifestyle, and harmful chemicals in the products we use, blackheads are a common sight. Blackheads form when a clog or plug develops in the opening of hair follicles in your skin. Each follicle contains one hair and a sebaceous gland that produces oil. This oil, called sebum, helps keep your skin soft. Dead skin cells and oils collect in the opening to the skin follicle, producing a bump called a comedy.
Getting rid of a blackhead permanently requires removing the entire blockage, not just the black, oxidized section. You can easily clean out your pores and remove blackheads at home.

Always apply a hot compress to your skin before removing blackheads, using a soft cloth and hot water. The heat will open up your pores, making it easier to remove blackheads and blockages. Keep the compress on your face for five to 10 minutes before you remove it.

Home Remedies For Blackheads

Here are some home remedies to get rid of blackheads. Do try these and you will see the results soon.

  • Egg Mask

Egg face mask can not only help prevent blackheads but also protect your skin from getting terribly greasy. Egg white helps in removing the current blackheads and tightening pores. Albumin, a key ingredient present in egg whites, is mainly responsible for this pore-tightening property. This mask will also make your skin glow.

You Will Need

  1.  1 egg white
  2.  1 teaspoon honey

What You Have To Do

  1.  Mix the honey into the egg white and apply the mixture on your face.
  2.  Let it dry. Wash off with warm water.
  3.  Apply this mask twice a week.

  • Clay Mask

Clays are my favorite way to get rid of blackheads. All you need is clay (Multani mitti) and water (or apple cider vinegar, which is how I like to do it).

You Will Need 

  1.  Multani mitti
  2.  3-4 tbsp Apple cider Vinegar or Rosewater

What You Have To Do:

  1. Mix 1 Tbsp clay with 1 Tbsp apple cider vinegar (or pure water) and stir until you have a paste without lumps in it. Spread over your whole clean face, or just the areas where you have blackheads. Allow this to dry for 15-20 minutes.
  2. Take a warm, wet washcloth and press it to the mask for a few seconds, and then slowly and gently wipe off.
  3. Apply this mask twice a week.

  • Turmeric And Mint Juice

Mint juice calms the skin and is exceptionally cooling. Turmeric is thought to be an incredible mending fixing. Its key part, curcumin, is antimicrobial in nature and expels the microscopic organisms shown in the skin’s pores. Turmeric likewise has calming and cell reinforcement properties, which additionally enhance the surface and soundness of your skin.

You Will Need

  1.  1 tablespoon turmeric powder
  2.  2 tablespoons fresh mint juice

What You Have To Do

  1.  Mix the turmeric with the mint juice to form a paste.
  2.  Apply this paste to the affected areas and let it dry for 10-15 minutes.
  3.  Rinse with lukewarm water. Do not forget to moisturize the area.
  4. Apply this mask twice a week.

  • Charcoal

Enacted charcoal is normal charcoal that has been presented to a gas in the lab to make it more permeable. This expanded porosity influences it to ingest more measure of debasements from the environment and trap them inside. At the point when this cover is connected to the face, the enacted charcoal will ingest every one of the polluting influences and clear your pimples rapidly. The bentonite dirt further improves the capacity of the cover to retain pollutions.

You Will Need

  1.  2 capsules of activated charcoal
  2.  ½ teaspoon bentonite clay
  3.  Water

What You Have To Do

  1.  Carefully remove the activated charcoal from the capsules, add bentonite clay to it and mix well.
  2.  Add enough water to make a paste of medium consistency.
  3.  Apply this all over your face and let it dry.
  4.  Rinse with warm water. Moisturize as usual
  5. Apply this mask twice a week.

  • Green Tea

Green tea is rich in antioxidants that clear up your skin and make it healthy and glowing. It absorbs the impurities and clears blackheads quickly (12).

You Will Need

  1.  1 teaspoon dry green tea leave
  2.  Water

What You Have To Do

  1.  Mix the tea leaves with water to make a paste.
  2.  Apply this paste on your face and leave it on for 15-20 minutes.
  3.  Rinse with lukewarm water, pat dry and moisturize.

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