How To Remove Blackheads At Home 

Lifestyle

By Mehak Pal
Published Sep 23, 2021

Hindustan Times

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 Looking for ways to treat blackheads at home? Here are a few effective remedies that can help you out 

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The antioxidants of green tea help shrink pores and make blackheads disappear over time 

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Green Tea 

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Add a green tea bag to boiling water. After water gets cool cut the green tea bags and apply the green tea leaves over the affected area

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Baking soda acts as a great exfoliator and eliminates dirt from the pores of the skin 

Baking Soda

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Take a half tsp of baking soda and add a few drops of water to make a paste. Apply it on the affected area and leave it on for 5 to 10 mins. Wash it using cold water

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Honey has antibacterial and exfoliation properties that eliminate dead cells and dirt from the skin 

Honey

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Apply honey on the blackheads and cover it with a cotton strip. Once it gets dry then slowly peel it off 

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Lemon juice is another effective tool in removing blackheads because of the presence of citric acid 

 Lemon Juice 

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Squeeze some lemon juice in a bowl and dab on the affected area with the help of a cotton ball 

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Cinnamon 

An antibacterial spice which has many health as well as beauty benefits 

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Prepare a face pack made of honey and cinnamon in 1:2 ratio. Mix it well and apply it on the affected area. Leave it for 15 minutes

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