25 Home Remedies To Get Rid Of Blackheads

1. Facial Steam

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Take facial steam twice a week to open up clogged pores and also removes out dirt from pores causing blackheads.

2. Warm Towel Method

This is an alternate method of Facial steam. Boil clean water and  dip a clean towel into it, squeeze towel and keep it on blackheads for few minutes. This open pores and remove blackheads and dirt. Do this regularly to cleanses skin and prevent blackheads

3. Gram Flour + Fresh Cream + Rose Water

Mix gram flour, a spoon of fresh cream and 2 spoons of rose-water make a paste and apply it to face, rub gently then leave it for 10-15 minutes and rinse with warm water.

4. Honey + Cinnamon

Take 2 tbsp of  honey and  1 tbsp of cinnamon, mix them together and apply onto face let it dry for 5-10 minutes then wash with warm water.

5. Tomato

Take a peeled tomato remove seeds and mash it. Now apply it on face before bed, leave it overnight and wash it with warm water in the morning.

6. Egg-White Mask

This is one of the best method to get rid from blackheads. Take egg-white in a bowl with the help of brush apply a thin mask on face leave it for 5 minutes then again apply a second layer of egg-white to face. Let it dry for 15-20 minutes or until completely dry and makes your skin tight then wash gently with warm water. This method will tighten pores and pull out dirt from pores.

7. Lemon + Salt

Mix few drops of lemon juice with salt, stir it well then dab with cotton onto face leave it for few minutes and wash with warm water.

8. Lemon + Sugar

Take one spoon of sugar and add few drops of lemon juice stir it and rub this gently on face leave it for few minutes then wash with warm water.

9. Clay Mask

Apply clay mask for 10-25 minutes or until completely dry then wash with warm water. This method will also tightens pores and prevent skin from blackheads.

10. Orange Peel

Make a scrub of orange peel and water, rub it gently on face let it dry then wash with warm water.

11. Turmeric

Take a spoon of turmeric add few drops of water and make paste. Apply this paste on face let it dry then wash with warm water.

12. Honey

Gently rub honey on face for 2 minutes and leave it for 10 minutes then wash with warm water. Honey clears skin, makes it soft and glowing.

13. Oatmeal + Rose-Water

Mix oatmeal powder with few drops of rose-water to make a paste, apply this on face let it dry then wash with warm water.

14. Oatmeal + Yogurt

Make a paste of oatmeal and yogurt with equal quantities each and apply on face, rub few minutes then wash with warm water.

15. Baking Soda

Apply a paste of water and baking soda over blackheads leave it for 5-10 minutes then wash with water.

16. FenuGreek Leaves

Make paste of fenugreek leaves and apply on face, let it for 10 minutes and wash with warm water.

17. Almonds + Gram Flour

Soak almonds overnight ( or take a bowl of boiling water add few almonds leave it for 10 minutes) then peel off the skin, crush the
peeled almonds, to this add gram flour and make scrub. Rub it on face gently for few minutes, let it dry then wash with warm water.

18. Nutmeg + Buttermilk

Crush or grind nutmeg but not too fine, to this add few drops of buttermilk to form a paste. Apply and scrub gently for few minutes then rinse with warm water.

19. Potato

Take a raw peeled potato cut it into 2 pieces then take one piece rub it on face for 15 minutes on affected area and entire face, let it dry then wash with warm water.

20. Epsom Salt (Magnesium Sulfate)

Mix a tbsp of Epsom salt with few drops of warm water, when salt dissolves dab this on face using cotton ball. Let it dry then rinse with warm water.

21. Green Tea

Take dry green tea leaves in a bowl add few drops of water make a scrub and gently rub on face for few minutes leave it for 5 minutes and wash with warm water.

22. Olive Oil + Lemon Juice

Take 2 spoons of olive oil add few drops of lemon juice and apply this to affected areas, leave it for few minutes then wash with warm water.

23. Toothpaste

Apply a thin layer of toothpaste on blackheads leave it for 15-20 minutes then wash with warm water. Do this alternate days for 2 weeks to get best results.

24. Rose water

Washing your face daily or dabbing rose-water with cotton ball to face regularly help prevents the skin from blackheads and cleanses skin.

25. Lemon Scrub

Take a lemon cut into halves, take one piece and gently rub on the blackheads for few minutes let it dry then wash with warm water. Do not over rub skin it may damage your skin or cause rashes.

Tips

  • Never pick or squeeze blackheads with fingers.
  • Wash face at least twice a day to keep it clean from oil.
  • Wear makeup as little as possible and wash it before bed.
  • Wash pillow covers regularly.
  • Use water based wet tissues to soak oil from face.
  • Cleanses your skin regularly to prevent blackheads and other skin problems.
  • While scrubbing always rub skin gently in small circular motions.
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The information on this site have not been evaluated by the FDA, and are not intended to treat, cure or prevent a disease or injury. The information appearing on this website is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Results may vary. Please consult your physician for a complete list of indications, warnings, precautions, adverse events, clinical results, and other important medical information. You should not use this information to diagnose or treat a health problem, injury or disease without consulting with a qualified healthcare provider.

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Top Foods To Glow Your Skin

Are you tired of using expensive and variety of beauty products and still not getting pimple free, acne free and glowing skin? Not to worry you can get back your healthy and glowing skin with your food intake. Its time to stop, using those loads of beauty products and go healthy way. Here is the list of  some foods which make wonders to your skin.

Yogurt

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Yogurt is a natural moisturizer. It aids in digestion, boosts your immune system, supplies a healthy dose of protein, calcium and importantly probiotics. No matter which type of the skin ( dry, combination, oily, or just plain) yogurt is for all. The antibacterial properties in yogurt help to kill bacteria that cause some forms of sores. Yogurt contain good amount of zinc which will help to clear and prevent pimples. The lactic acid in yogurt will help dissolve dead skin and tighten pores. You can also use plain yogurt as a mask on your face apart from eating it.

Green Leafy Vegetables

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Vegetables especially dark green leafy veges like spinach are great for your skin. Spinach is rich in nutrients and antioxidants. It contains vitamins B, C, E, potassium, calcium, magnesium, omega-3 fatty acids and iron. The antioxidants contained in spinach will clear up acne quickly and leave your skin glowing.

Carrots

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Carrots are an excellent source of vitamin A and deficiency of the vitamin A can cause dry skin. Carrots helps in balancing the pH of your skin’s surface. They also contain high levels of antioxidants which prevent free radical damage of skin cells.

Berries

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The high antioxidant content of berries like blueberries, blackberries and strawberries gives you a lot of benefits to glow your skin. Other fruits like cherries, avocados, grapefruit and oranges are best for your skin.

Green Tea

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Green tea has anti-inflammatory properties, protects the cell membrane, reduce the damage of sunburns and overexposure to ultraviolet light which reduce the risk of some cancers. Green tea is also high in vitamins C, D, K riboflavin, zinc, calcium, magnesium and iron

Seeds and Nuts

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All nuts and seeds are rich in vitamin E, an antioxidant that helps keep your skin healthy and beautiful. The omega-3 fats, selenium, and zinc in some nuts and seeds offer benefits to the skin. Zinc helps maintain collagen, which keeps your skin smooth, supple, firm and wrinkle free. Fiber present in nuts and seeds takes out the garbage and helps with the elimination of toxins and waste from the body leaving pimple and acne free skin. Almonds, pumpkin seeds, walnuts, sunflower seeds etc are good choice for your skin care.

Dark Chocolate

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Chocolates contain flavanols which have an antioxidant effect which help skin to glow and stay healthy. Chocolate keeps your skin hydrated. Adding a piece of dark chocolate in your diet will let your skin glow.

Water

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Drinking an adequate amount of water daily is important for overall body. Water helps in removal of harmful toxins from the body and skin. If the body does not have sufficient water, then metabolic wastes will not be removed. As a result body wastes will be with held instead of expelling. This results in pimples and acne. Benefit is that drinking a large quantity of water keeps the skin hydrated and prevents dry skin. So drink at least 8-10 glasses of water for healthier body and skin.

The information  on this site have not been evaluated by the FDA, and are not intended to treat, cure or prevent a disease or injury. The information appearing on this website is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Results may vary. Please consult your physician for a complete list of indications, warnings, precautions, adverse events, clinical results, and other important medical information. You should not use this information to diagnose or treat a health problem, injury or disease without consulting with a qualified healthcare provider.