Almost everyone has blackheads and we’re not so happy about it. However, there are ways that you can remove blackheads naturally.
In case you didn’t know, 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 glad that produces oil. This oil is called sebum and it helps to keep your skin soft. Dead skin cells & oils collect in the opening of the skin follicle producing a bump called a comedo. Blackheads are not bad for your health, but they are not very pleasant for our eye and it makes our face look not clean enough. But, there is a solution to everything.
Baking soda is the solution to everything. It is the best thing to use when it comes to your skin. It can be used as an exfoliate or as a PH neutraliser. As a PH neutraliser, it encourages your skin to produce less oil. As an exfoliate, it scrubs away the dead skin cells for a smooth and soft skin.
Cinnamon is an anti-bacterial spice which can be used in making an aromatic face mask. This mask will benefit your skin by removing blackheads.
Oatmeal is not just a popular breakfast cereal, it is also a skin remedy. It can be used for blackhead removal, sensitivity and irritation.
Lemon contains alpha-hydroxy acid (AHA) citric acid which works as a natural astringent by removing dead skin cells which in turn open the clogged pores.
Honey contains antiseptic and antibacterial properties which can be used to remove blackheads. It destroys germs.
Sugar is used as an exfoliate to clear out clogged pores.
If you know any other ways which can be affective to remove blackheads, don’t hesitate on commenting.