Blackheads are a very common skin problem that affects everyone.
They form when too much oil is produced by the skin and it gets mixed with dead skin cells that clog the pores. When your pores are open the oil and the dead skin oxidizes hence the color black.
They aren’t caused by dirt so scrubbing your skin won’t solve the problem and what is more it can aggravate the problem and dry the skin faster.
In order to reduce the appearance of blackheads use these remedies.
Using an egg white mask to get rid of blackheads is one of the easiest and quickest ways. This mask helps you tighten your pores and remove blackheads.
Moreover, egg whites are packed with nutrients that your skin will love and they won’t dry your skin too fast.
To prepare this mask you will need an egg, some facial tissue paper, a small bowl and a clean towel.
First, crack the egg open and separate the yolk from the whites. Apply the egg white on clean skin and put the tissue paper on top. Add another layer of egg white and paper and repeat the the process until you do 3 to 5 layers. Let the mask tighten and then peel it off.
You can also use toothpaste to remove blackheads.
The toothpaste opens up the pores so you can easily remove the excess oil and dead skin that are clogging your pores. to prepare this remedy you need to put two tablespoons of toothpaste and one tablespoon of salt in a bowl and mix thoroughly.
Apply the paste on the problem areas, add a few drops of water and massage gently before you rinse.
Cinnamon and honey
Honey has anti bacterial properties and cinnamon boosts blood circulation and gives your skin a healthy glow, so they are your perfect ally when it comes to getting rid of blackheads.
Mix one tablespoon of raw, organic honey and one tablespoon of cinnamon powder.
Apply a thin layer on your blackheads and then put a strip of cotton over it. Let it sit for 3 to 5 minutes, remove the strip and rinse your face.
These remedies are guaranteed to help remove blackheads. use these remedies at least three times a month and what is more important don’t forget to moisturize your skin.