Homemade face masks for acne and blackheads to get rid of the skin problems can be prepared easily and their application is also very simple. Acne and cysts may leave behind discolorations and scars on the skin. These discolorations can cause the skin to appear uneven and blotchy and so do the blackheads. Blackheads are one of the most common skin problems occurring in teenagers as well as adults, Oily skin and clogged skin pores are the main causes of blackheads. Blackheads are mostly found on the cheeks, nose, forehead and chin area, because the skin pores in these areas are larger then the other skin pores. There is more natural oil secretion in the large skin pores and also deposits in the facial pores which finally result in blackheads. On the other hand acne scars are sometimes hard to go away. Basically when blackheads are left untreated then these assume the form of pimples and acne. There are many facial masks that can help you get rid of the acne scars, pimple and blackheads, and also these facial masks lighten the acne scars and even remove these scars.
Homemade Face Masks For Acne Scars And Blackheads To Get Rid
Face Masks For Acne Scars:
- By applying oil mask on the skin, the dead skins cells become loosen on the surface of the face, which can improve the natural ability of skin to slough away the scarred skin cells. You should use only non-comedogenic oil such as Olive oil and caster oil, which will not clog your skin pores. The oil mask of your choice should be massaged deeply onto the skin for 2 minutes and then allow the oil to remain on skin for about 10 minutes. Then drape a washcloth wet in streaming hot water over the face. The stream will further loosen and soften the skin. After the washcloth become cool use this to remove the remaining oil on the face. You can use this oil mask daily to treat the acne scars.
- Lemon juice face mask is highly acidic in nature and it is full of Vitamin C. Vitamin C helps the skin to rebuild the new skin cells while gently help to slough away the scarred skin cells. By applying concentrated lemon juice on acne scars you can treat your skin in east and cost effective way. To use the lemon juice mask, soak 5 to 6 cotton pads in the concentrated lemon juice and then drape them onto the face. 2 on forehead, 2 for the cheeks and 1 for the chin. Allow these cotton pads to sit on the kin for at least 10 minutes and then remove them. Allow the skin to air dry. You can use this lemon juice face mask 3 times in a day to get rid of the acne scars.
- Baking soda is highly alkaline substance that helps to slough away the dead skin cells without the need of abrasion that can damage the surface of the skin. Acne scars are the results of the damaged skin whose dead skin cells can be sloughed away in this fashion. To use baking soda as a facial mask take 2 tablespoons of baking soda with about 1 tablespoon of water. Create a paste and apply it on the skin containing scars. Leave the baking soda mask on the skin for at least 5 minutes and then rinse this mask using water. A baking soda facial mask can be used 2 times in a week to get rid of the acne scars.