An acne Whitehead is a comedo that has an obstructed opening to the skin. This closed comedo may rupture and cause a low-grade skin inflammatory reaction in the area. These whiteheads will appear like white spots at the sides of the nose. These are initial signs of acne or pimples.
In order to avoid pimples in the future it is necessary to treat whiteheads. There are lots of home remedies for treating whiteheads. First, let’s know about the causes of it. It happens due to the lack of proper hygiene, direct exposure to sun, due to some genetic factors, impurities within the blood and due to improper diet. Now let us see the remedies.
Best Home Remedies for Acne Whiteheads
Take a lemon and rub it on your face at least twice a week; this is the best natural cure for whiteheads. Take lemon juices (10 parts) mixed with sandalwood oil (one part) and rosemary oil (one part) and apply it to face. Now rinse with fresh cold water for the best results. Take fresh lime juice and add pomegranate juice to it.Apply this mixture juice on the skin to remove whiteheads. Wiping out the affected portion with a cotton ball which is soaked in fresh lime juice can give you positive result for whiteheads. Follow this regularly at nights before bedtime. We can also prepare the cleansing lotion with the help of mixing two spoons of lime juice with a pinch of salt around 50 ml of uncooked milk. Apply this lotion and wipe with cotton ball. We can also prepare face-wash by adding fresh lime juice to a cup of un-boiled milk and use it on your face. Wash your face twice a day.
Honey is a versatile cure for whiteheads, massage with honey for 10-15 minutes and tap and finally wash it with warm water. A face scrub can be prepared with honey, lemon, and almond juice. And, a scrub can also be prepared from lime juice and honey in 2 tablespoons of ground almond.
Take turmeric powder and neem leaves prepare paste and apply to face and wash with warm water.
Orange peels can be used to get rid of whiteheads. Apply fresh mint juice and leave it for the whole night to get best results from whiteheads.
Roast pomegranate skin and convert it into powder, mix into lime juice and apply it on whiteheads.
Have a glass of warm water with juice of lemon early in the morning this will help in reducing whiteheads.
Mix some fenugreek leaves crushed into water in the form of paste and apply it with 15-20 min and wash with warm water. The same thing can be done with cornstarch and vinegar.
Facial steaming will also remove whiteheads. A mixture of sandalwood wood powders with rose water will remove whiteheads, and this is known as the best method to cure whiteheads.
Apply grated potatoes for the best removal of whiteheads.
Take a tomato pulp and apply on face to remove whiteheads.