The blackheads, those unbearable comedones that appear when the pores are clogged, are the nightmare of many of us. How to get rid easily without leaving an unsightly scar? A look at 12 natural tips to untangle them.
One avoids fiddling with his blackheads
First action to avoid blackheads, we stop systematically fiddling with imperfections, otherwise we will turn them into acne pimples and multiply them. And of course, if you touch your blackheads, make sure to wash your hands thoroughly before!
We use (correctly) a comedoon
This tool can seem obsolete but, well used, it proves very effective! It is a mini-spoon pierced with a hole, which one finds easily in pharmacy, that press on the black point. It is this pressure which makes it possible to remove the contents of the “plug”. The accumulated sebum then spreads in the spoon.
Stripping cosmetics are replaced with mild cleansers
In order not to attack her skin, it is necessary to renew her products with mild cosmetics.
To clean, organic gels or milks are preferred without soap or surfactants and the alcoholic tonic lotions are replaced by hydrolates (floral waters) of lavender or rosemary.
As for the scrubs, one forgets the grains and one put everything on the enzymatic peelings, without grains, based on acid of fruits.
In general, preference is given to non-comedogenic cosmetic products in which most comedogenic substances are prohibited.
We get a “facial sauna”
To dilate the pores and facilitate the extraction of black spots, the “facial sauna” is ideal.
Step by step for a “facial sauna”: in a saucepan filled with two liters of water, place a handful of fresh mint, bring to a boil then reduce the heat and simmer for about 10 minutes. Pour the hot water into a bowl and add a few lemon slices. Repeat these fumigations up to twice a week. Stand about 30 centimeters above the surface of the water and cover your head with a towel. V
You can then remove the blackheads, wrapping your fingers in tissues. Disinfect with an antiseptic solution and buffer imperfections with hazelnut vegetable oil mixed with tea tree essential oil, an Australian tree.
We make a home-made friction based on essential oils
To combat comedones on a daily basis, friction is carried out two or three times a week with homemade care.
Recipe for friction with essential oils: dilute 12 drops of essential oils in two tablespoons of a vegetable oil. Alternatively, use tea tree essential oils (an Australian tree with many virtues), manuka, rosewood, geranium rosat, lavender, white sandalwood or grapefruit. Use them alone or mixed. Then make a friction with this care.
Sensitive skin, attention: essential oils are not necessarily suitable for all skin types. If in doubt, test in the arm for at least 24 hours.
We opt for a mask with anti-imperfections with white clay
To prevent blackheads, you can also make a mask a homemade mask.
Tuto bio black anti-dots mask: in a small ramekin, mix a tablespoon of white clay, soaked in rose water with a teaspoon of aloe vera gel, two drops of tea tree essential oil And three drops of grapefruit seed extract.
Apply this mask, leave it on for about 10 minutes and then rinse with clear water.
We “pimpe” his day cream
Take her favorite day cream and mix a large drop with two drops of essential oils of rosemary, directly in the hand. Then, we mass onto the black dot zone.
The operation is repeated once or twice a day.
Be careful, this recipe should be avoided during pregnancy because of the essential oils.
We make a paste anti black spots house
To de-penetrate the pores, a homemade paste is made.
DIY paste anti-black house spots: mix an egg white with flour. Touch until you get a paste and apply on the blackheads.
When the paste has completely hardened, it is rinsed with clear water.
An anti-comedo patch is created
Not very rewarding but very effective, the patches are formidable for blackheads. The best thing is to create one yourself.
Tuto anti-blackhead patch: pour into a container a tablespoon of milk and a tablespoon of gelatin. Store and microwave for 10 seconds.
When the preparation has cooled spread the patch with a brush. Leave for 10 minutes and remove gently.
Oranges are peeled to make a homemade mask
Orange is an ally of choice against points