Although mostly found on the face, blackheads can appear on any part of your body. They may look like dirt stuck to your skin, but there’s actually more to it than you might think. They appear black due to oxidation; When pores are clogged with dirt and exposed to air, unsightly blackheads appear.
Be sure to try these easy-to-make face masks at home so that you can easily get rid of and prevent these annoying little blemishes.
Egg white mask
Separate the yolks of 2 eggs and gently apply the egg whites to form a thin layer on your face. Leave the mask on for 2 minutes or until it dries. Once you’ve done that, apply a second layer of egg white. Leave the mask on your face for 20 minutes. Use lukewarm water to rinse the whites off your face. Egg whites help tighten pores and clear clogged dirt.
Mix half a teaspoon of cinnamon with a tablespoon of honey. Apply this mixture on your face in circular motions. Keep driving for about 3 minutes. Cinnamon acts as a scrub, while honey works to draw dirt out of open pores and also acts as a natural antibiotic.
Lemon juice with a tablespoon of salt, a tablespoon of yogurt and some honey Mix it and apply it on your face. Apply in a circular motion over the areas with blackheads on your face. Continue for about 3 minutes and rinse with warm water.
Mix a tablespoon of milk with enough coconut powder to form a mask. Apply this mixture on your face and gently scrub to remove all the dirt embedded deep in your pores. Continue brushing for 3 minutes before washing it off with lukewarm water. The effects of nutmeg granules together with skin nourishing milk provide a spotless and nourished skin.
Carbonate is already in most of our kitchens. Add baking soda to the water to create a mask. Gently rub your face with this mask in circular motions for about 5 minutes and then rinse. Leave the mask on your face for 10 minutes. Baking soda is a natural cleanser and removes fine grains of dead skin cells.