Blackheads are a common cosmetic issue affecting both men and women. Although they can appear anywhere on the body, the most common place they affect is the nose and chin. And, while the most common method people use to get rid of these unattractive black spots on their face is popping them, it’s definitely not the wisest. The thing is popped blackheads often turn into something way worse, such as a pimple.
Luckily, there’s one home remedy that works wonders for blackheads. It’s extremely low cost, and aside from being totally effective, you can easily do it at home.
DIY Face Mask to Remove Blackheads at Home
- Get the ingredients – milk and gelatin.
As everything you put on your face should be high quality, make sure you choose wisely when it comes to these two ingredients. The gelatin should be unflavored.
- Mix the ingredients.
In a bowl, mix 1 tbsp. gelatin and 1-2 tbsps. until they blend well.
- Clean your face while you heat the mix.
Microwave the mixture for 15 seconds as the heat makes it soft.
- Apply the warm mixture to your face.
You can apply it to your entire face or just to some areas that you want to treat. Make sure you use it quickly!
- Let it soak in.
After applying the mixture, leave it on for about 15 minutes. It should soak in well. Just for the record, making faces in the mirror can actually help here.
- Peel the mask off.
As soon as the mask dries, grab a corner and start peeling it slowly.
- Pull! Make sure to get them all!
This is the best part – seeing your face clean and free of blackheads!