Say bye to blackheads...
The pollution, changing weather, our skin tends to accumulate all grime like dirt, sebum, oil and dead skin cells leading to clogged pores and hair follicles, which further cause skin-related concerns like blackheads, whiteheads, acne etc.
The tiny, raised bumps on the surface of the skin, mostly black in colour block the pores, especially on the nose, corner of the nose, cheeks, forehead and the chin area, which acts as inhibitors to our beauty. So follow the quick tips to get rid of blackheads easily and naturally.
Jojoba Oil and Sugar Scrub: Jojoba is well known humectant, skin lightening agent and posses healing properties, so make your own exfoliating scrub by mixing 2 tbsp of jojoba oil with 1 tbsp of sugar, then apply on the face. Scrub in circular motion for five minutes. Rinse it with luke warm water and pat dry. Apply rose water. Preferably to be done before sleeping atleast twice a week.
Baking Soda and Lemon Juice: Mix 1 tbsp baking soda and 1/2 tbsp lemon juice, and apply on face. This paste also functions as a shield from infection. Rinse after 10 minutes, and pat dry. Apply rosewater afterwards.
Cinnamon Powder, Turmeric and Lemon Juice: Cinnamon tightens the skin pores, lemon due to antibacterial properties helps to reduce the blackheads, whiteheads, and turmeric being anti-microbial in nature, helps to keep the infectious microbes away. Mix 1 tbsp of cinnamon powder, a pinch of turmeric and 1/2 tbsp lemon juice. Apply the paste on your face and let it rest for 10 minutes. Rinse it off with normal water.
Green Tea: Green tea due to its antioxidant properties helps to decrease oil production. Mix 1 tbsp of dry green tea leaves with 1 tbsp of water and massage it into the affected areas for 2-5 minutes. After that, rinse it off and apply a moisturizer. For better results, use twice a week.
Tomato: Specifically known for skin glow, and tightening, a natural cure to get rid of the blackheads by reducing the size of open pores. Dur to their acidic properties help to get rid of excess oil as well. Take a slice of Tomato, and rub for 5 minutes in circular motion, on entire face and neck. Leave for 2-3 minutes, and rinse with luke warm water. Apply rosewater or moisturize after drying.