Blackheads are one of the most common afflictions that affect many people, especially teenagers.
This article would give some useful hints to get rid of blackheads.
Let us first see what blackheads are.They are basically a buildup of dead skin cells and sebum.These penetrate and get clogged in the skin’s pores.As they continue to buildup they can be seen on skin as those ugly black spots.
Many of us struggle to remove blackheads.They cannot be so easily done.Because of this, some try to squeeze them out through various means like using pins,squeezers or some other means that claim to pop blackheads out.But these could lead to making the condition more serious as chances of the skin getting affected and inflamed are very high.And once the blackhead affected pores get infected or inflamed, the situation only keeps worsening.
So hence let us see some really good and effective ways to get rid of blackheads.These are completely natural remedies.However take care and if in doubt, test these remedies on a small section of your skin first to check it.
1)You can take some grapes.Instead of eating it, you can crush these grapes and apply the resulting pulp on the blackhead affected areas.Keep it on for a while and let it dry for around 15 minutes or so.Then wash your face with warm water.
2)You must have heard about green apples.Make a paste out of one green apple.Apply it on your face.Also take some gram powder and exfoliate your skin.Wash your face thoroughly afterwards.
3)Everyone has heard about cucumber’s cooling properties.Beauty parlours use cucumber slices on the eyes to give a cooling effect.It has huge water content which helps in this.Similarly, cucumber paste can be applied to the blackhead afflicted region of the skin.After letting it dry for sometime, wash with cold water.