Monday, October 6, 2014

More Home Remedies

7. Turmeric

Turmeric, which works well for minor burns, can also be used to treat blackheads.
  • Mix some turmeric powder with two tablespoons of mint juice. Apply it to the affected areas. Allow it to dry for a few minutes and then wash the area with lukewarm water.
  • You can also make a thick paste by mixing red sandalwood, turmeric powder and milk together. Apply it on the affected area and after 10 minutes wash the skin with water.

8. Epsom Salt

Another effective and natural way to treat blackheads is Epsom salt.
  1. Mix one teaspoon of Epsom salt and a few drops of iodine in a little hot water until the salt dissolves completely. Allow the mixture to cool to room temperature.
  2. Use a cotton ball to apply to the mixture on the affected area. Allow the mixture to dry.
  3. Use a clean washcloth to gently wash it off

9. Cornmeal

Cornmeal acts as an abrasive to clean out dirt blocking the pores in your skin.
  1. Mix one tablespoon of powdered cornmeal with some of your regular facial cleanser.
  2. Before applying the mixture, use steam to help open the pores on your face. Then apply the mixture and gently massage it in a circular motion. Concentrate on the most affected areas.
  3. After a few minutes, rinse your face with cold water. This will help close the pores.

10. Fenugreek

One of the easiest and simplest natural remedies for blackheads is fenugreek.
  • Make a thick paste by mixing fresh fenugreek leaves with a little water.
  • Apply it on the affected area and allow it to dry for about 10 minutes. Rinse it off with lukewarm water.
  • Use this remedy daily.