Blackheads are formed when there is a blockage in the follicles, and this is for several reasons, one of the main ones is dead skin and its accumulation. Especially on the nose, but it may also appear on the chest, back, neck, arms and shoulders, and if it’s left untreated it may lead to acne. While the problem of blackheads can be treated with some prescription drugs, it is also possible to treat them with the use of natural treatments consisting of bio products that are available at home, which is much easier and takes only a few days to start noticing the improvement.
Treating Blackheads With Natural Methods
Egg Mask For Blackheads
Eggs contain protein, which is believed to be capable of killing bacteria that cause pimples and blackheads. The mask is prepared by separating the egg whites from the yolk, and then applying the egg whites to the face with a piece of fabric, or clean, dry fingers. Not to mention that the mask should be applied to a dry and clean face, start off by laying a layer of egg white then leave it to dry, then put another layer, and repeat this process 3 to 5 times, leave it on for 2 to 5 minutes then wash the face and dry it well.
Baking Soda Mask For Blackheads
Baking soda is an effective treatment for blackheads, as well as acne, as it helps rid the skin of impurities and dirt. The mask is prepared by mixing two teaspoons of baking soda with water, and then applying the mask on the affected areas and massaging it gently, then leavr the mixture until It dries, afer a few minutes wash the face with warm water, repeat this process once or twice per week.
Honey has its antiseptic properties, so it is very useful in getting rid of blackheads, especially for those with oily skin. It is used by massaging the affected areas using honey for a quarter of an hour and then washing the face with warm water.
Oats work to rid the skin of blackheads. You can prepare this mask by mixing two tablespoons of oatmeal with three tablespoons of milk, and small quantities of both lemon juice and olive oil, then apply the mixture over the entire face and leave for a few minutes and then wash the face with water. You can use oats in another way, which is, adding a teaspoon of honey, the juice of four fruits of tomatoes, and the right amount of oatmeal to make a dough, and then scrub the face with the mixture for ten minutes, then wash the face
Green tea is used to treat blackheads by mixing a teaspoon of green tea leaves with a little water, till you have a kind of a dough and then gently scrub the affected areas with it for two to three minutes. For oily skin the affected areas should be deeply scrubbed to clean and open the pores, then wash the face with lukewarm water.