Painless Home Remedies To Remove Blackheads

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Blackheads are a common problem faced by both men and women. Blackheads can and should be treated at the earliest if you want to get rid of them immediately. Blackheads become painful when ingrown hair begins to pop up from the affected area.

If this problem is already existing on your skin, it is time to treat this blackhead immediately by following some of these painless home remedies to remove it. The juice of a tomato or a potato can help to heal and remove the blackhead effectively. All you need to do is apply the juice of any of these vegetables directly on the head and simply squeeze the skin around the head by using your index fingers.

When the head is released from beneath the skin, gently massage the area and dab a little rose water to soothe the skin as it will leave behind an inflamed mark. To remove the blackheads from your nose it is best to use baking soda along with tomato juice. Baking soda helps to loosen the skin around the head, making it easier for the blackheads to be removed.

Here are other painless ways to remove blackheads, take a look:

Tomato Juice

Tomato juice is an effective home remedy to remove blackheads without any pain. It is one of the best home remedies since it contains antiseptic properties which will enable the skin around the blackhead to dry up. If you follow this little treatment every night before going to bed, you will soon get rid of the blackheads naturally.

Potato Juice

Potato juice is a natural bleaching and cleansing ingredient which is safe to use on the skin. Cut a potato into half and gently massage the affected blackhead area in an upward direction. Do this repeatedly for 10 minutes to remove the heads.

Sugar Scrub

In a bowl add three tablespoons of sugar. Now add two drops of rose water to the sugar and mix it. Apply this sugar scrub over the affected blackhead area and massage the skin in an upward manner. Follow this method twice in the week to get rid of the skin problem.

Baking Soda

Add one tablespoon of baking soda to a bowl. Now add one tablespoon of water to the soda and mix well. Apply this paste directly on the skin and when dry, peel the thick paste from the skin. This home remedy will help to remove the blackheads effectively.

Lemon Juice

Lemon juice is another remedy to use on the skin to lighten and to remove marks and blemishes. Massage the juice on the skin and allow it to soak in the pores for 15 minutes before you rinse it off with cold water. The acids in lemon will help to remove the head and cleanse the skin.

Honey Delight

Honey is a soothing ingredient to use on the skin. Honey is added to one teaspoon of lemon juice and is then applied on the blackheads. The honey is then massaged on the skin in an upward manner to cleanse the skin.

Aloe Vera

Aloe vera is the best green ingredient you can use on the skin to treat any kind of skin problem. Apply the gel on the blackhead and when it gets a little dry, peel it out in an upward manner. Repeat this gel twice in the day to get rid of the problem.

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Story first published: Monday, December 21, 2015, 14:45 [IST]
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