Blackheads are not a new problem to the oily parts of the skin. Blackheads generally occur on the forehead, nose, chin and forehead. There are various ways to be followed to get rid of acne blackheads. It seems ugly on the surface and the moment they spread deep into the surface it will be very hard to get rid of. So keep on reading to learn home remedies for blackheads.
Baking Soda And Water
Make an adhesive out of baking soda and water. Gently rub it wherever you get blackheads and rinse it off after about twenty minutes. Follow with a light moisturizer. You will be surprise to see how soft and clean your skin will be.
Another care of blackheads is witch hazel [plant]. Even if you get blackheads on your cheek or nose, use witch-hazel to treat it. All you have to do is soak a cotton pad in the witch hazel and hold it over your blackhead areas. Hold this compress for 5 minutes, dry the area and then carry on with your day. Thanks to witch hazel being natural you don’t even need to rinse it off. Use it once or twice per day and it good for hickeys care as well.
Apply the honey to the affected areas for twenty minutes, at least once a day. Rinse off with warm water and follow up with cold water. It is safer than any creams available on the open market.
Rinsing your face with warm or cool water is the first care for blackheads. Hot water is not recommended. Make use of glycerin soap like Neutrogena or sorbitol to rinse your face twice daily.
Drink up to eight glasses of water every day for cleansing on the inside.
Another great home remedy is tomato. Rub the fresh tomato inside on your skin in the morning. Leave it on for five minutes and rinse your face. However, this is a long term solution and will show results in a few months.
Lemon juice is the choice remedy for blackheads. Squeeze a lemon out and apply the juice to your freshly washed face. Do not immediately apply moisturizer. Give the lemon juice time to work [at least twenty minutes]. If possible, only put lemon juice on your face before going to bed, until you start seeing results. The lemon juice does two things. It systematically dry the blackheads out as well as closing the pores to a large extend.
One last thought. Never, ever go to sleep without washing your face first. And always rinse with cold water after the warm water.