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Not everyone is suitable for using facial scrubs sold on the market, because the texture is quite rough and can make the face easily irritated.

  1 April 2024 20:24 - Not only acne and black spots , blackheads are also a facial problem that often makes women uncomfortable. The reason is, problems in this facial area can make most people feel less confident.

Blackheads come from the sebaceous glands (which are in the pores) which produce oil in the skin which then mixes with dead skin cells, dust, pollution and makeup that is not removed optimally. These various types of dirt will clog the pores which are called blackheads.

If you see small spots that feel rough to the touch on your face, they might be blackheads. It is not uncommon for blackheads to also appear on other parts of the body such as the back, shoulders, arms and neck. Blackheads can also be called blackheads because their surface is generally black.

Not only do they cause the face to become textured, dull and uneven in color, blackheads are also the precursor to the formation of acne. This skin problem can even cause the face to experience inflamed and festering acne, due to blocked pores. For this reason, it is not surprising that many people want to know how to deal with blackheads effectively.

There are various ways you can remove blackheads from your face. Starting from getting treatment at a beauty clinic, using skincare products specifically for blackheads or what is called a pore pack, to using natural ingredients.

Apart from using pore packs, quite a few people also use scrubs sold on the market. Facial scrubs are formulated to remove dirt on the face that can clog pores. However, unfortunately, not everyone is suitable for using facial scrubs sold on the market, because the texture is quite rough and can make the face easily irritated.

The solution, you can use natural ingredients. The reason is, blackheads are a type of acne that is relatively mild, so natural treatments can help the healing process.

As shared by one TikTok user with the TikTok account name @cookwithangelika on June 24 2023, which contains how to treat blackheads using honey mixed with 1 kitchen ingredient which makes the face smoother. The kitchen ingredient in question is egg white.

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" 1 egg white 1 tbsp raw honey (1 egg white 1 tbsp raw honey) ," wrote the account owner in the description of the uploaded video, which quoted from the TikTok account @cookwithangelika, Monday (1/4).

Honey contains to treat blackheads and clean facial pores.

Honey is a natural sweetener that contains anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antioxidant, antibacterial and other good nutrients, as reported by Healthline. Thanks to this content, honey is believed to be able to overcome the problem of blackheads and clogged pores on the face.

The antioxidant and antibacterial content of honey can remove blackheads if used regularly. Honey is indeed useful as a reliable facial cleanser. Because it can open clogged pores which cause blackheads and inflamed acne.

Benefits of egg whites for removing blackheads on the face.

Egg whites are a source of animal protein which has various health benefits. Apart from that, egg whites also contain the enzyme lysozyme which is believed to be effective in removing blackheads.

The lysozyme enzyme in it is able to clean or remove dirt that causes clogged pores which trigger blackheads and acne. Apart from that, egg whites can also absorb excess oil and remove dead skin cells, dust and dirt which can also make pores appear smaller.

With just these two kitchen ingredients, you can make a facial mask that is believed to be able to treat blackheads and clogged pores. Regular use of masks will make your face smooth, smooth and the color more even. Here's how to make and use it below.

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- 1 egg white
- 1 tablespoon pure honey

How to create and use:

1. Crack the egg and take the white only
2. Add honey then stir both until evenly mixed
3. Wash your face first and make sure it is clean of dirt and makeup residue
4. Apply the mask to your face thoroughly
5. Leave it for 10 minutes
6. Rinse using warm water until clean
7. Dry your face then continue using moisturizer
8. Do this regularly 2-3 times a week to get a smooth, blackhead-free face.

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