Often I wonder what is more obstinate in nature my blackheads or my determination to remove them from my face. There is no denying in the fact that we all hate blackheads and removing them can be such a pain for anyone. Today’s Zolie blog is going to be about how to get rid of your blackheads with a help of some easy DIY masks and scrubs.
DIY Face Packs/Mask for Blackheads
1) Egg White Pack
Albumin is a type of ingredient present in egg whites which will help not only help you in removing your blackheads but also help you in tightening your facial pores. In order to make an egg white pack, all you need to have is
- Egg white
- 1tbsp Honey
Just mix both the ingredients thoroughly and apply them all over your face. Let it dry for at least 15 minutes and then wash it off with cold water. Try to apply this mask at least once a week for best results.
2) Aspirin Pack
Yes! Aspirin which helps you during a bad headache is all you need when you need to get rid of your blackheads. For this face pack, all you need is
- 2-3 tablets of Aspirin
- 4-5tbsp of water
- 2tbsp almond oil/olive oil
Just mix all the ingredients thoroughly and then apply it on the affected area. Keep it on your face for 10-12 minutes and then wash it off with cold water. In case you are someone who has oily skin then switch the almond oil with a few drops of lemon juice.
3) Fenugreek Seeds Pack
Fenugreek seeds are very beneficial for your skin because of their anti-inflammatory properties. In order to make a fenugreek pack, all you need is
- Fenugreek seeds 2tbsp
- Some water
Soak the seeds in water long enough to grind them into a thick paste. Apply that paste on the affected areas and leave it for 15 minutes. Rinse it with lukewarm water afterward.
DIY Face Scrubs for Blackheads
One thing to keep in mind while using the scrubs is to ensure that you are not over scrubbing your face because doing that will only cause more damage to your skin and may lead to irritation and redness.
1) Baking Soda Scrub
Baking soda is not only a great anti-fungal agent but also a great skin exfoliator. In order to make a baking soda scrub all you need to do is mix baking soda with some water and apply the thick paste on the affected areas. Keep the paste for at least 15-20 minutes on your face before rinsing it off with cold water
2) Honey Scrub
We’ve been using honey from centuries for various purposes. To make a honey scrub all you need is
- Honey 1tbsp
- Lemon 1tbsp
- Sugar 1tbsp
Mix all the ingredients thoroughly and scrubs gently on the affected areas. Do this for at least 5 minutes before washing it off with lukewarm water.
3) Milk Scrub
Milk contains lactic acid which helps in breaking down the impurities from your face. In order to make a milk scrub all you need is
- Milk 1tbsp
- Nutmeg powder ½ tbsp.
Just mix both the ingredients in a bowl nicely and then apply it on the affected areas. Keep it for at least 10 minutes before rinsing it off with cold water.
With that, I hope you guys learned some easy ways of eliminating blackheads from your face.