One very common facial skin issue that many people are dealing with is the black spots on the face skin which can be very annoying and unpleasant. These dark spots or blackheads actually are clogged pores or glands and are more likely to appear if you have oily skin. Also they are more common for people with unhealthy eating habits, living very unhealthy lifestyle. Blackheads are clogged pores filled with skin cells which are dead, oily substance, sebum, and keratin and skin debris. The dark spots or blackheads appear in different body parts where the sweet glands are located like back, ears, face and on other body parts.
Although the blackheads are not harmful for the health, they appear mostly on places which are visible like the face and are very unattractive and unpleasant. The excess dead skin and sebum block the pores making the perfect environment for the blackheads to develop. So, the most common cause for the dark spots is the clogged pores and glands.
It is wrong to think that only the accumulated dirt is the reason for blackheads to appear, as many people think, and to rub the face in order to eliminate them. Scrubbing can make the problem much worse. For the treatment and elimination of the dark spots there are a lot of cosmetic products and different facial lotions and creams, but all of these products can be very expensive and with serious side effects. Instead of buying and using products loaded with chemicals in order to deal with this problem you can try this very simple and safe homemade remedy. This remedy is very efficient and most importantly with no side effects because it is completely natural and healthy for the skin.
The recipe for the homemade remedy for removing blackheads
- 3 honey drops
- ½ a lemon
Cut the lemon in half and put the drops of honey over one half of the lemon. Rub the affected area with the lemon and honey. Once applied on the face leave it for about 5 minutes before you wash it off with cold water. The results are amazing. This method can be repeated 5 times in 1 week.
The benefits of the ingredients:
- Lemon – Lemons have very powerful acidic properties. Due to the acids, lemons are very helpful for eliminating blackheads. The acid removes the dead skin cells that clog the pores and stimulates the growth of new skin. Lemon juice is great for reducing blackheads, unclogging the glands and pores and for cleaning the skin.
- Honey – Honey is the best natural antibiotic there is. The main role of the honey in this remedy is removing the dirt from the pores, hydrating the skin and pores, tightening the skin and giving the skin clear complexion. Honey is very powerful and effective ingredient. It has antiseptic, antibacterial and antioxidant properties which make the honey ideal for unclogging the pores and destroying the germs on the skin which cause many skin problems.
The effectiveness of this remedy depends on the skin type. In order to see how the remedy will work for your type of skin, repeat the method at least 3 times in 1 week. Using this remedy regularly will make your skin healthy without blackheads. It`s the best natural remedy for healthy skin and you will be amazed by the results.