Blackheads are the small bumps that appear on the skin as a result of clogged hair follicles. They are often referred to as blackhead because the make the surface of the skin to appear black or dark. They look unsightly and may cause discomfort when they characterize your face or visible body parts like your neck or arms.
Did you know that you could easily treat blackheads at home without the need of visiting the hospital? Yes, you can prepare homemade packs for blackhead removal using easy to get ingredients in your home.
Here are some 10 DIY homemade packs for blackhead removal tips that you can follow to rid yourself of blackheads:
Coriander Leaves and Turmeric Powder Face Pack
This do-it-yourself homemade pack for blackhead removal is perfect for removing blackheads that appear right on your face.
Coriander leaves work magic when it comes to cleaning dirt that seeps deep inside the skin. Turmeric helps to gently exfoliate the blackheads and also softens the skin. You can use this face pack for blackhead removal two times a week and you will able to see notable results within a very short time.
Egg white and Lemon Face Pack
Egg whites are excellent home remedies for blackhead removal when used as face pack masks. Eggs work as exfoliators but can also be used as lubricants to unclog the skin pores thus removing the blackheads.
To prepare, separate the egg white and mix it with lemon juice and then apply the face mask with a face brush all over the face. This is to be left for between 10 – 15 minutes and then wash off with clean and cold water.
Apply this face mask pack for blackhead removal at least once a week for you to get better results.
Lemon & honey Face Pack
This made at home face pack for blackhead removal requires two main ingredients which are lemon and honey. Honey and lemon have got amazing antibacterial properties suitable for eliminating typical bacteria on the skin. Extract some lemon juice and mix with honey to get a solution to then apply on the affected area.
Onion and garlic pack for blackhead removal
Onion and garlic are amazing antibacterial products and thus a good choice for you. All you have to do is slice fresh onion and get garlic and mix together in a container. Add some little bit of water to get a paste which you can apply on the dark spots.
Aloe Vera Homemade Pack for Blackhead Elimination
To get this DIY homemade pack you will need fresh aloe vera gel and add some few drops or rose water. Mix them and then you can apply on your spots that are affected by blackheads.
Neem Face Pack for Dark Spots
Get 2 tablespoons neem powder, a tablespoon of honey and one tablespoon of apple cider vinegar. Mix these ingredients together to get a product to apply on affected area for effective blackhead extraction.
Potato Face Pack for Blackheads
You will need ½ potato, 1 tablespoon lemon juice and ¼ tablespoon of milk powder (this is optional). Peel and grate the potato and then add lemon juice and milk powder and mix thoroughly.
Besan Pack for Blackheads
Get one tablespoon of besan (gram powder), one teaspoon tomato pulp and two teaspoons aloe vera gel. Mix all these ingredients and then apply on the affected area of the blackhead.
Pawpaw Face Park for Blackheads
¼ cup ripe pawpaw mixed with two tablespoons green tea water to get a solution. Apply the solution on the popping blackheads on the face.
Sandalwood for blackhead removal
Last on this list of 10 is sandalwood in which you require 2 tablespoons sandalwood powder and 1 tablespoon of lemon juice. Mix these ingredients thoroughly and then apply on the face or affected spot.