Tips for Removing Blackheads
A paste made out of ground radish seeds and water applied to the face right on the site of a blackhead is an effective blemish remover. Leave the paste on for about 15 minutes before rinsing with warm water.
Boil 3-4 cups of water and add 2 tsp soda bicarbonate. Steam a towel with this and place the towel on the face. Repeat 5-6 times. Now rub the face in the area of the blackheads with a paste of 1 tsp curd mixed with 1 tsp of rice flour. Wash with cold water.
Apply a sandalwood and rosewater face pack on the affected areas and wash with cold water after it gets dry. This keeps your skin cool and removes blackheads.
Take 4 tablespoons of baking soda, 1 teaspoon of dead sea salt and 2 tablespoons of water. Mix everything thoroughly and use as a scrub after steaming your skin.
Banana skins have been shown to clean the face. A thorough wipe round the affected area will help clear away unwanted grime.
Mix oatmeal powder with rose water to make a paste. Spread the paste on your face and allow it to sit for 15 minutes before rinsing.
Apply multani mitti (fuller’s earth) and rose water mixture for normal skin. This face pack removes the blackheads and keeps your skin smooth.
Make a paste out of water and fresh crushed fenugreek leaves. Apply this paste to your face for 10 – 15 minutes and rinse with warm water. Repeat every night before bed for a blackhead free face.
Warm some honey and place it on trouble areas for 10 – 15 minutes. Wash off.
Apply a paste of curd and black pepper (one table spoon) on the affected areas and wash it off after 10 minutes with cold water.
Rub a pinch of table salt mixed with a pinch of the soft soggy portion of a glycerin soap. (Pears). Rub well into the blackheads. Repeat for a week.
Take 1 tsp of fresh coriander leaf juice with ½ tsp of turmeric powder. Apply this while going to bed. Wash your face in the morning. Repeat this for a week.
Combine 3 tablespoons of baking soda with 3 tablespoons of water. Rub this solution on your skin for a few minutes, and rinse with warm water for effective blackhead extraction.
Apply grapes pulp on the affected areas of blackhead, allow it to dry, and wash your face with warm water.
Take 1tsp lime juice mixed with 1tsp of finely powdered cinnamon. Apply at bed time and wash in the morning.
Combine a quarter cup of hot water with one teaspoon of Epsom salt and three drops of iodine. Wait until the mixture cools down. Dab the mixture using cotton balls on the blackhead. Wait for a couple of minutes and squeeze the blackheads.
Grated raw potatoes can be used to treat all kinds of skin problems including pimples, wrinkles, whiteheads and blackheads. Pack potatoes directly on problem areas to extract blackheads.
In a pan add 5-6 cups of water and add the juice of 1 lime and boil the water. After that, place it on a table and cover the head using a large towel, steam the face. Rub the blackheads firmly with a face towel after 10 minutes of steaming. Wash the face with chilled water to close the pores.
Boil some camomile in a pan and keep your face over it with your head covered with a towel for a few minutes.