How to Remove Blackheads Naturally

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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

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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

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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

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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 juice

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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

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Honey contains antiseptic and antibacterial properties which can be used to remove blackheads. It destroys germs.

Sugar

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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.