4 Easy home remedies to get rid of blackheads

Blackheads are surely stubborn but can be easily removed with a few home remedies


Skin is the biggest organ of the body and needs to be taken care of. Blackheads is one of the skin issues that many people suffer from, They not just look ugly but makes your overall appearance unpleasant. Blackheads are also tough to be removed, but there are a few home remedies that can help to get rid of them completely. These are actually clogged pores that collect extra oil and sebum from the skin and such clogs gradually become dark due to pollution and tan and they begin looking dark and unpleasant. Here are a few home remedies that can be proved beneficial to extract those unpleasant black heads.

1. Egg white and lemon – You need to take egg white of one egg and a teaspoon of lemon juice. Mix the ingredients and apply uniformly on the affected area and all over the face (except your eye brows and eyes). Leave it for 15-20 minutes and it makes your face dry. Rinse off with cold water and moisturize your face after pat drying the skin. This not just removes blackheads but also closes the open pores.

2. Baking soda with honey – Honey works wonders with the skin. Mix two tablespoons of baking soda with two teaspoons of honey and apply evenly on the face, especially on the affected area. Let the mixture dry for 10 to 15 minutes and rinse off with cold water. Baking soda works like an exfoliator and helps to remove dead skin. It also balances the pH level.

3. Curd with oatmeal and lemon – Mix together two tablespoons of oatmeal, with one teaspoon of lemon extract and 1 tablespoon of curd and blend it in to a paste. Apply the mixture evenly on the face and let it work for 10 to 15 minutes. Rinse off with cold water.

4. Greentea with aloevera – Make ¼ cup of green tea and wait until it comes to a room temperature. Add one tablespoon of aloe gel to the green tea and make sure to make a paste that has a watery consistency. Apply on the face with a cotton pad and allow the mixture to work for 20 minutes. Rinse off with cold water.

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