A blackhead is a type of pimple that forms when the pores of the skin get clogged with oils and impurities. A dark collection of sebum, dead skin cells and keratin that plugs the opening of a pore. Also called an open comedone; plug comprised of yellow or black material that accumulates in the sebaceous glands. A non-inflammatory acne lesion that is filled with excess oil and dead skin cells.
Wash your face twice a day morning and night. And if you get to them pop them it’s just like popping a pimple. Cause blackheads start from clogged pores like pimples.
Mix baking soda and witch hazel/or water together until it comes to a good constancy, and then spread on your face and leave it on for 10-15 minutes. these two things are very inexpensive and it’s very easy to do since there is only two ingredients.
The pore strips are simple and pull the blackheads right out. What you do is first cleanse your face with a face wash. Then, dry your face with a clean towel. Then, wet the spot on your face where the blackheads are. You then place the strip on there for 15 minutes, pull off, and you will see all the blackheads the the strip pulled out for you. You will use these every 3 days and see less blackheads instantly.
You can exfoliate using salt and a bit of water. Make a paste and really give your face a good scrub. Steam your face to soften both the skin and the material blocking the pores.
Rub oatmeal paste on face,leave it to dry for 15 minutes before washing off with cold water. Beat white part of an egg. Add one teaspoon of honey and with a cotton swab, apply it on face. Keep it around half an hour and then rinse with warm water. This is also good for blackheads and dark spots.
Apply a good quality medicated cream or gel containing resorcinol, salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide. This helps is soaking the oil and helps in peeling away the blackheads. You can get creams or gels of Benzoyl Peroxide treating blackheads If benzoyl peroxide leaves your skin dry, apply an oil-free moisturizer after 10 mins of applying benzoyl peroxide.
Daily as a morning toner/moisturizer you can use 1/4 tsp. aloe vera gel mixed with 2 or 3 drops of tea tree essential oil. Works really well. Baking soda mixed with water into a paste and then add tea tree essential oil if you’d like then scrub the affected are 2-3 min. Or apply elmers glue to affected are let dry and peel off like you would pore strips. Works really well!
Also take vitamins A, E, D, C, B5 vitamin & Zinc. Also eat healthy lean meats, fresh fruits and vegetables. Boxed foods and fast food will make it so much worse!
You can use scraber for blackhead, or you can use a home therapy, take some pulses and bland it in mixer with a few drops of water and apply it on blackhead and rub slowly for 5 min and you will make differences in min.
Author – Rachel Broune