One of the hardest things is to look at yourself in the mirror with pokey blackheads and whiteheads. The bright and lumpy whiteheads and blackheads must have been giving you a lot of headaches. Well, you have no longer wait for them to burst open. There are several natural home remedies to treat that nasty nightmare.
Why blackheads and whiteheads happen?
As we know our skin naturally produces some oil to keep itself moisturized. When the little pores present all over our body get blocked for some reason, the sebum or oil starts to collect and causes whiteheads or blackheads and in some cases, these lead to pimples or acne.
Whiteheads are known as closed comedones and blackheads are known as open comedones but at the end, they’re clogged pores. Getting rid of them and flaunting clean and beautiful skin can be achieved when you will start taking care of skin every day and start living a healthy life.
Let’s have a look at the best home remedies that will help you to naturally remove blackheads and whiteheads.1
1 Lemon + honey + sugar mixture
Cut a lemon in half and squeeze the juice in a bowl. Now pour 1 spoon, honey . Then pinches of sugar and gently massage the problem areas with this mixture in a circular motion.
2 Coconut oil + coffee grounds
Combine 1 big spoon of liquid coconut oil with 1 big spoon of fresh coffee grounds. Use the mixture immediately by scrubbing it all over the affected area in circular motion. After scrubbing, leave the mixture on your face for 5 minutes, then use cold water to wash it off thoroughly.
You can store the mixture by putting them into muffin tins or ice cube trays and freezing it.
3 Oatmeal+ sugar+ honey+ lemon
Take 2 spoons oatmeal, 1 spoon granulated sugar, 1/2 spoon honey, and lemon. Mix these ingredients and scrub your face gently for 5-7 minutes. Leave it for a few minutes and wash off with lukewarm water. This scrub will open up those closed pores and soon your skin will start looking fresh and clean.
4 Baking soda+water
What can be simpler than this home remedy? All you have to do is to mix baking soda with few drops of water and apply on the whiteheads and blackheads. Leave it for a few minutes and wash gently with warm water. This is one of the most effective and simplest ways.
5 Besan+Milk+Chilka dal +lemon
Take 3 spoons of besan and mix some ground green chilka dal, few drops of raw milk and lemon juice. Rub this on your face for 6-7 minutes, leave it on for a while and then wash off. This scrub if done every morning for a few weeks will make your skin free from all problems.
6 Aloe vera leaf + lemon juice
For this, you need to have aloe vera plant or you can purchase from the market. Take a large health aloe vera leaf and scoop out fresh aloe vera gel. Mash this well and add the lemon juice. Massage the affected skin with this gently and then leave it for 10 minutes and then wash your face with water.
7 Clay +honey
Make a thick paste by adding enough water to the clay powder and honey. Apply a thin layer of this paste evenly on the face and let it dry for a couple of minutes. Rinse it off with lukewarm water.
We hope this article will help you to get rid of your blackheads and whiteheads quickly and safely. Adopt a healthy lifestyle and keep drinking a lot of water. Don’t forget to share which home remedy you liked the most.
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