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Home Remedies to Abolish Black Heads

Submitted by on October 21, 2010 – 12:47 amNo Comment

The black scars on the surface of your nose and chin – black heads. You are tired of them. They do not let you look completely beautiful or the way you want. You wish to rid yourself of them, but are scared of pulling the strips off your skin. Same is the case with me. Hence, I began hunting some home remedies for removal of black heads, and found some great ones. I felt my readers must also avail the benefits of the information that I could get just because someone shared it with me. Below can be discovered the essentials for black head removal at home.

The magic of home remedies for black head removal is not veiled. And the best part is they are purely natural meaning they would work better than the expensive and painful strips, face scrubs, gels and exfoliations. Look below to find your way for black head removal.

Fenugreek –

It is a powerful black head remover. You just need to crush some of the fenugreek leaves to make a paste with warm water. Application of this paste on the black head affected areas, like the face, nasal surface and so on, easily removes the black heads. You need to keep this paste for about 10 – 15 minutes and then rinse your face with water, lukewarm in temperature. Along with removal of black heads, this type of cure will help in curtailment of further growth of black heads, if practiced every night before bedtime for a period of 4 – 6 weeks.

Coriander leaves –

Another great remedy for effective removal of black heads, which can be practiced at home, is the coriander paste. Crush a handful of coriander leaves and mix it well with half a teaspoon of turmeric powder. Keep it overnight and wash off the next morning. As well as the black heads, it would help fixing other skin blemishes and improve the skin quality.

Curds –

Curd, when mixed a teaspoon of it with rice flour to make a paste and apply on the black head affected portion of skin, proves a great help to remove the same. One needs to use cold water to wash off the pack.

Honey –

Honey is a natural medicine for any kind of skin problem. Honey is well known as a blood and skin purifier. Warm a few teaspoons of honey and apply it on the black heads to wash it after 10 – 15 minutes of application. Honey is an effective and natural skin peel off.

Baking soda –

Mix equal amounts of water and baking soda in a bowl; dissolve the soda powder in the water completely and then rub the black head affected region of the skin with this solution. Wash with lukewarm water. Continuous practice of the same will help your black heads remove completely.

Lemon juice –

Another natural gift to aid all kinds of diseases in the body is lemon. Lemon juice is equally helpful for removal of black heads at home. Apply directly, the fresh juice of lemon on the skin areas affected by black heads. Do this 2 – 3 times a day and for about 2 – 3 weeks. This will relieve your skin of the black heads and abandon their further growth.

Lemon and cinnamon –

Lime juice mixed with cinnamon powder and applied on the black head areas of the skin and kept over the night will begin to erode the black heads. Washing things off the next morning will give you a clear appearance of your skin.

Potatoes –

Besides serving wonderful dishes, potatoes have other advantages like skin care. Potatoes can be used for removing black heads, acne, wrinkles and scars off the skin surface, giving you some extra age. Grate one potato to apply it directly on the problematic area. That simple and that effective.

Seeds of radish –

Use radish seeds to make a paste with water and apply it on the black heads of your skin. Rinse the portion with lukewarm water post 15 – 20 minutes.

Drumstick –

Drumsticks serve good food, but the pods of the same can be used for removal of black heads at home. Crush some drumstick pods and leaves and mix it well with lemon juice. Apply this pack on the black heads and wash off after 30 minutes.

Oats and roses –

Take oatmeal powder and mix it with rose water. This is a natural face pack to be applied on the black head affected or susceptible area. This is the most effective remedy for treating black heads at home, as well as cleansing the other minor skin blemishes. Wash the mask after 15 – 20 minutes. Your skin will come out as clear as oats and as pretty as the rose.

All of these methods of home remedies to clear black heads have been time tested, so you don’t need to worry about their authenticity. You just need to know that many of the ingredients referred to in this post, for curing black heads, are used in the naturally prepared skin treatment products too.

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