Isn’t it frustrating when you’re going about your day and someone points out your blackheads, prompting you to book a face clean up that very second? If you’re dealing with blackheads, we’ve got good news for you. The secret to flawless, smooth skin lies in your kitchen cabinet. Yes, you can get rid of blackheads with these effective homemade face masks using just two ingredients. Read on to know more...
Cinnamon and honey mask
When you think of cinnamon and honey, we’re sure you think of Christmas desserts. But they can do a lot more than that. Cinnamon helps shrink pores and clears dead skin while honey is a natural humectant and has antibacterial properties.
To make it: Just mix in a tablespoon of cinnamon powder with 2 tablespoons of honey and apply the paste on your face. Leave for 10 minutes and rinse.
Gelatine and orange juice peel
As orange is packed with Vitamin C, it helps clear skin of all the dirt, oil and dead skin cells. Gelatine contains collagen which is good for skin elasticity and helps to hold the mask together.
To make it: Mix 1 tablespoon gelatin powder with warm water. Add one third cup of freshly squeezed orange juice and mix. Apply on face and let it dry. Peel off after 15 mins and rinse. Repeat two times a week.
Egg white and lemon juice mask
Egg white is an excellent ingredient that keeps blackheads formation in check. It not only eliminates but also prevents blackheads by tightening skin pores. Lemon on the other hand tones and brightens the skin, making it spotless and firm.
To make it: Mix 1 egg white with 1 tablespoon lemon juice and apply with a help of a face brush. Leave for 10-15 minutes and let it dry. Rinse and moisturise.