Each girl needs smooth clear skin however little monsters like skin break out, zits and different breakouts don’t let your dream come true. Blackheads can be caused due to stress, hormonal changes, sleeping with makeup, smoking, pollution and so on. Going to a parlor each time you see blackhead formation is not possible, don’t stress. You can also treat blackhead effectively at home.
Face scrubs are one of the best homemade remedies for blackheads. Simply combine a few kitchen ingredients to create a powerful, all-natural treatment.
1. Deep clean blackheads with Cinnamon scrub
Take cinnamon powder, if you don’t have cinnamon powder then you can take cinnamon sticks and make powder by grinder it. Also add one-two tbsp of honey and a tsp of cinnamon into the mixture. Apply it on your the blackheads very gently ad leave it on for 5-10 minutes. This scrub can cause slight burning sensation and redness initially for few mins. You can repeat the scrub once a week.
2. Baking Soda natural blackheads remover
Baking soda has abrasive properties and that is why it is best to get rid of whiteheads and blackheads. Take 2 tbsp. of baking soda powder, 1 tbsp. of lemon juice and 2 tbsp. of raw milk. Mix the three ingredients well and then apply it on your face concentrating more on affected parts like nose and chin. Let it stay for 5 minutes so that it semi-dry and then using wet fingers massage your face in circular motion. This massage will remove dead skin and will remove blackheads by unclogging pores. Repeat it every week. End this treatment by applying a toner.
3. Brown Sugar and Honey Face Scrub
Brown sugar and honey are both yummy kitchen ingredients. Together, they work hand-in-hand to gently exfoliate skin. Brown sugar is safe for all skin types, so it is perfect for sensitive skin. Honey has been hailed since ancient times as a great natural remedy for many ailments including dry skin. In a small bowl, mix all of the ingredients well. Apply the mixture onto your face with circular motions, avoiding the area around the eyes and mouth. Keep scrubbing for two to five minutes. When you’re done, rinse off with warm water. Pat dry with a soft towel. If your face feels a bit dry, moisturize with a drop or two of olive oil.
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4. Oatmeal, Yogurt, and Orange Peel Face Scrub
This oatmeal face scrub contains oatmeal, orange peel powder, and yogurt. These three ingredients deep-cleanse, exfoliate, nourish, moisturize, and soften your pores, removing excess oil that would otherwise oxidize to form blackheads. Mix the ingredients thoroughly in a small bowl. Apply a thick coat of the mixture onto your face in gentle circular motions, focusing on the blackhead-infected areas. After two to three minutes, completely rinse the mask off with either a washcloth or your hands and warm water. If your face feels a bit dry and stiff, moisturize with a few drops of olive/coconut oil.
5. Oatmeal blackhead scrub
Take 1 tbsp. of ground oatmeal powder and add 2 tbsp. of lemon juice in it along with 1/4 tsp of turmeric and mix them well. Apply it on your face and massage your face gently for 2-3 minutes. Leave the scrub on for 15 mins before you rinse off. Repeat it for 2-3 times a week to get rid of blackheads. Oatmeal exfoliates skin gently and it is also natural absorbent which removes excess oil from face thus prevents blackheads formation.
6. Rice and rosewater scrub
Rice scrub is very effective in removing stubborn blackheads from the skin. First take a few grains of rice and grind them to make rice powder. Then add a little rosewater to it. Apply this mixture to your face and gently rub in a circular motion. Now wash it off with cold water.The rice powder thoroughly exfoliates the skin and removes the blackheads. Rose water prevents irritation and cools the skin, making it feel refreshed. Store this scrub and use it whenever you wash your face.
7. Salt blackhead scrub
Mix one tbsp. of sea salt, 1 Tsp lemon juice and 1 Tsp. distilled water in a bowl. Apply this scrub on your face and gently scrub for 5-10 minutes in circular motion. Salt removes dead skin and excess oil from face which eventually prevents blackheads. Repeat it 2 times a week.