Today we are going to delve into a darker aspect of most beauty conscious womens' lives; Blackheads. Blackheads can be the beauty spoilers of your face as these pesky little spots are stubborn and very difficult to remove.
Using tools to remove them or popping them with your fingers can leave a horrid mark. Instead, try out these 5 incredible DIY face masks that will help you get rid of these pesky blackheads in an instant!
1. Egg white and honey mask
All you need to do is combine the egg white with 1 tablespoon of honey. Stir the solution to mix and then gently apply it on to your face. Try to hit the trouble areas the most. Once it is dry, wash the mask off with Luke warm water.
The skin tightening properties of albumin in egg white helps to shrink your pores and squeeze those blackheads out. Whereas the honey has great healing and moisturizing properties preventing any scars.
2. Turmeric and mint mask
You can make this mask by mixing one tablespoon of turmeric with 2 tablespoons of mint juice. Apply the paste on the blackhead prone areas. The great antibacterial properties of turmeric help to prevent infections while the mint helps calm down local redness and inflammation.
3. Cinnamon and lime face mask
2 tablespoons of cinnamon with 2 tablespoons of lime juice creates a great scrub and a mask. Apply the mask to your face and leave it for 20 minutes. Gently run it off by using Luke warm water. Lime is incredibly beneficial for getting rid of blackheads and acne.
4. Clay mask
Prepare your own clay mask with bentonite clay and water. Gently apply on the face and leave for 20 min. wash it off with Luke warm water. The clay contains pore shrinking and antibacterial properties which are great for removing blackheads.
5. Aloe Vera
Use aloe Vera pulp from a freshly broken of stem and apply on your face for ten minutes. The Aloe Vera will help moisturize and cleanse the skin, which helps treat the core of your blackhead problem. It also has soothing properties that work into your skin and treat the local redness and inflammation, ensuring you have a clear skin.
Try these simple masks and you’ll see the blackheads disappear gradually. Put blackheads into your solved problems list and face the world more confidently.
Stay healthy and stay connected!