Home Remedies To Remove Blackheads

Blackheads are one of the most common skin problems troubling young people. They appear when pores on our face get blocked with oily substance and dead skin particles.


These tiny black spots will later lead to acne and pimple problems. Thus, it’s necessary to treat them as soon as you see them appearing.

Beneficial  Remedies To Remove Blackheads

Make a thick paste using curd and 1 tsp of black pepper powder. Apply it as a pack only over the areas where blackheads have appeared. Leave for 5-7 minutes and wash it away. You will see blackheads reducing gradually.


You can try applying a layer of toothpaste on the blackheads. There will be some amount of burning due to toothpaste. But for some this tip may not give desired results.


Following is a procedure to make a fantastic face pack which not only removes blackheads but nourishes the skin, as well. Add two tsp of orange peel powder to four tsp of yogurt to make a thick paste.

Gently rub all over your face for a few minutes and then wash away. This has the highest success rate against blackheads. It opens up blocked pores by dragging out the unwanted dirt and dust particles. Your skin will feel refreshed and enriched when you wash the pack off. Orange peel will give a nice glow and feel to your facial skin.


Using steam is also a great technique to remove blackheads. When you are boiling the water add two tsp of soda bicarbonate to it. Wet a towel in its steam and place it over your face. Repeat this 5-6 times in a day.A gentle scrub can be prepared using a tsp each of curd and rice flour. Apply on your face and gently massage till it starts to become dry. Wash it off with cold water.

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Grated raw potato face pack is also very useful in removing blackheads.If you can withstand some burning sensation then apply some garlic juice on your pimples. Though there will be initial burning, it will burn your pimples away with no scars left behind.


Make a paste of cornstarch and vinegar and use as a mask over pimples for half an hour. Wash away and you will see pimples reducing in a few days.

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