whiteheads are known to be quite a nuisance when it comes to our face. Not only they are unsightly, if left untreated, they could cause further damage to the skin. Hence, it is an issue you should take care of immediately. And what better way to do this than use natural ingredients. There are specific ingredients that will help with whiteheads tremendously. Thus, keep reading and see how you can make 3 homemade DIY scrubs and mask to get rid of whiteheads on your nose or other areas of your face.
Here you have them, check them out:
1. Coco-Honey Scrub
This is a really effective facial scrub you can use regularly. It will help with exfoliation and be getting rid of the whiteheads. The coconut oil is perfect because it will moisturize the skin and you will benefit from its anti-bacterial properties. Furthermore, the homey will give even more nourishing properties to the skin. Also, you will get more exfoliation with sugar.
Here’s exactly what you need:
– 2 tbsp of honey
– 2 tsp of coconut oil
– 3 tsp of brown sugar
To make this coco-honey scrub, follow the instructions:
1. First off, start with washing your face and patting it dry.
2. Then, mix the coconut oil and the honey together in a small bowl.
3. Add the brown sugar and mix everything together.
4. Use small amounts to apply the scrub to your face, massaging it gently.
5. Furthermore, leave the scrub for additional 15 mins and then rinse it off with warm water.
2. The Hydrating Sugar Scrub
This is another scrub using sugar, it is amazing as an exfoliant. It will help you get rid of dead skin cells clogging up your pores. The hydrating properties will come from the aloe vera and the olive oil. Check it out:
Here are the ingredients you will need:
– ½ cup of brown sugar
– 2-3 tbsp of aloe vera gel
– ½ cup of extra virgin olive oil
To get this scrub, simply:
Mix ½ cup of virgin oil and ½ cup of brown sugar, add the aloe vera gel and then mix very well with a spoon.
For a normal skin type, you should use this once a week and for an oily skin, consider using the scrub twice a week.
3. The Clay Mask
The bentonite clay will cleanse quite deeply any pores and when you also add some essential oils, they will boost their benefits. To make this, you will need the following ingredients:
– 4 tbsp of bentonite clay
– 2 tbsp of apple cider vinegar
– 2 tbsp of water
– 1 drop of tea tree oil
Thus, to make and use this clay mask for whiteheads, check out the instructions:
First off, mix the clay with the water and vinegar and then add the tea tree oil.
You should get a creamy paste.
Then, apply a thin layer of the paste on your face.
Make sure you let it sit for 30 mins until it completely dries up.
Follow up with a lukewarm water rinsing and don’t forget to moisturize the skin as usual.
Hence, these 3 recipes are perfect if you are looking to get rid of those unsightly whiteheads naturally. However, remember to be patient and make sure exfoliate regularly for the most beautiful results.