Blackheads are supposed to be a very common and persistent skin problem among all age groups; those one who have oily skin distinctively encounter blackheads in different parts of the face. Here we have come up with some effectual blackhead face mask to remove blackheads and tighten pores as regular open pores will assist growing of more blackheads.
The main affected areas of forming blackheads is nose, forehead, chin and blackheads, if left untreated, will cause permanent large pores which draw impurities to continue clogging thus intensify blackhead troubles.
Cinnamon – Honey blackhead face mask
Cinnamon possess the strong anti-microbial properties; using cinnamon will lead to clear skin pores from blackheads as well as tighten the skin to reduce scopes of formation further blackheads.
- Cinnamon powder – 2 tea spoon
- Pure organic honey – 1 ½ tea spoon
Mix the ingredients in a bowl with slight amount of water, as needed to form a thick paste. Apply this face mask in areas mostly cover with blackheads.
The mask will sting in the skin so it is better to wash off after 8 to 10 minute with regular water.
Use the mask once in a week or if you have severe blackhead problems applying twice in a week could remove blackheads successfully.
Sandalwood blackhead face mask
Sandalwood works as a strong cleanser; sandalwood scrubs skin from a deeper level and is excellent to remove blackheads.
On the other hand, turmeric lightens skin tone and works as an anti-bacterial agent.
- Turmeric powder or turmeric paste – ½ tea spoon
- Sandalwood powder – 1 teaspoon
- Plain yogurt – 2 teaspoon
Mix the ingredients well into a thick paste and cover the facial area. Leave the face mask for 20 minutes before washing off.
In all the above face masks, you can also add few drops of pure rose water. Rose water itself have the cleansifying effect upon the skin.