Blackheads are caused by excess oil clogging your pores.
Most problem areas tend to be on your nose, cheeks and forehead, but it is not uncommon to see blackheads on all parts of your face.
There are several home remedies for blackheads which you can do that are effective and we will go over them below.
Wash your face and blackheads twice a day.
It is best to use a mild face soap as this will wash away oil and dirt keeping it from clogging your pores.
This is also the best step for preventing blackheads from coming back.
One of the best ways for getting rid of blackheads at home is to apply a facial mask.
Combine cooked plain oatmeal with honey and one raw egg white.
Apply it to your face after washing.
Let it cool and stay on your face for 10 to 15 minutes and then rinse off.
Oatmeal is great for removing excess oil and honey has natural antibacterial properties.
Apply fresh lemon juice on your skin.
Lemon makes a great astringent and can be effective for fighting bacteria on your skin.
Wash your face 15 minutes after applying.
Apply Aloe Vera on your blackheads twice daily.
Aloe can be used directly from the Aloe Vera cactus or you can use one of the many popular creams or lotions which contain Aloe.
It is effective for all sorts of skin problems including blackheads, acne, insect bites and scars.
Aloe is a natural treatment and is safe to use several times a day.