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DIY Blackhead Removal: Cheap Natural Remedies

Updated on May 17, 2014
Blackheads on your face can make your skin look dull, dirty and dingy.
Blackheads on your face can make your skin look dull, dirty and dingy. | Source

At- Home Remedies for Blackhead Removal

Blackheads can occur anywhere on your body. The can occur on nose, arms and forehead. They grow fast when your skin comes in contact with pollution. They make a person feel embarrassed and can be seen quite clearly with naked eyes. There are some home remedies which you can use to get rid of blackheads.

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DIY Natural Blackhead Removal Remedies

Here are a few natural blackhead removal remedies you can try today, with everyday household ingredients.

Some methods will work better than others for you, depending on your skin.

Baking Soda Face Scrub:

For Pesky Blackheads, baking soda is very effective. By combining baking soda with lemon juice and water, you can make a face scrub. The blackheads which are present on nose, forehead or arms will soon be cured. The mask works great on unplugging the blackheads from the effective area in the time span of overnight.

Face masks are an excellent way to cleanse your skin. Natural clay powders can be purchased on the cheap and is an excellent way to control blackheads and oil on your face.
Face masks are an excellent way to cleanse your skin. Natural clay powders can be purchased on the cheap and is an excellent way to control blackheads and oil on your face. | Source
Honey has natural properties that will not only help you in blackhead removal but will allow your skin to be more supple and appear brighter.
Honey has natural properties that will not only help you in blackhead removal but will allow your skin to be more supple and appear brighter. | Source

Honey Face-Wash:

Honey is one of the natural element which helps in curing the skin related aliments is honey. It can be used on all types of skin- dry, oily and normal.

Honey has many antibacterial and antiseptic elements in it. You have to apply honey on the affected area and then keep on rubbing. After 3-4 minutes you can wash your face with warm water and will notice that blackheads have been removed.

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Orange-Peel Face-Scrub:

You can grind the orange peel in a jar and store it for future. The powered orange peel make a very refreshing face scrub. The smell of the scrub is also very nice and can easily be made at home. As orange peel consists of many nutrients like- calcium, vitamin C, citric acid it quickly unplug the blackheads and also control the oil on the face.

You have to mix cinnamon with honey to make the mask for your skin and get rid of these irritating blackheads that makes you look unwanted. It will heal the skin and a glow will be noticed overnight.

Honey has certain proprieties which will make your skin soft and pull out the gunk inside pores which is the main cause of blackheads.

DIY Pore Strips

DIY Pore-Strips

Pore-strips are pretty expensive when you have to keep buying them to remove blackheads. Making your own pore-strips at home is fairly easy and just as effective as the store ones.

There are a few different types of DIY pore-strips. I love the above method, however, do you're own searching if you do not have all the necessary ingredients.

Citrus seems to be a good source in blackhead removal and prevention.
Citrus seems to be a good source in blackhead removal and prevention. | Source

Lemon-Juice Remedy:

You can use a toothbrush and lemon juice for blackheads. You have to mix the drops of lemon juice with sugar and apply it on the affected area with the help of toothbrush.

The brush should be moved in a circular motion so that the pores can be opened and the solution can be absorbed.

Oatmeal Powder:

Mix the oatmeal powder with rose water to make a paste. The paste have to be applied on the area that is filled with blackheads. For 20 minutes you have to keep that mask and will see how fast blackheads are removed after the wash.

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  • Silva Hayes profile image

    Silva Hayes 

    4 years ago from Spicewood, Texas

    Nice hub; I will have my teenage granddaughters read it.

  • mariexotoni profile imageAUTHOR

    mariexotoni 

    4 years ago

    Must be nice to have honey right from the source! :)

    Thanks for stopping by!

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    HappyMikeWritter 

    4 years ago

    Thank you for a very informative hub! I need to try those. I am eager to try the honey removal as I have my own hives and its a honey times now :-)

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