Natural Ayurvedic Home Remedies for Blackheads

Remedies for Blackheads
Blackheads are one of the most common forms of acne
CAUSES
  • Oil producing glands in the skin produce excess oil
  • This leads to expansion and thickening of skin pores
  • Oil accumulates in the pores and hardens
  • Air reacts with this oil, turning it black in colour
SYMPTOMS
Dark spots appearing around
  • Forehead
  • Nose
  • Chin area
Simple techniques
  1. Natural home remedy using lemon juice and cinnamon powder

    1. Take 1 tsp lemon juice
    2. Add 1 tsp cinnamon powder
    3. Mix well
    4. Apply on the affected area
    5. Leave it for 15-20 min
    6. Repeat 2-3 times a day
  2. Natural home remedy using coriander leaves and turmeric powder

    1. Crush a handful of washed coriander leaves
    2. Press it on a sieve
    3. Extract 1 tsp juice
    4. Add 1 tsp turmeric powder to make paste
    5. Apply this paste on the face every night
    6. Leave it for 30 min
    7. Wash off with lukewarm water
  3. Natural home remedy using lemon juice and groundnut oil

    1. Take 1 tsp lemon juice
    2. Add 1 tsp groundnut oil
    3. Mix well
    4. Apply on the affected area
    5. Leave it for 15-20 min before washing
TIPS
Avoid oil-based skin products

These remedies are based on the principles of Ayurveda, the ancient Indian science of healing, and are completely natural, non-invasive, and can be prepared at home. Consult your doctor if the symptoms persist. Refer to the terms of use.

Dr. B.N. Sinha

Ayurveda Expert,

Dr. B.N. Sinha has been a practitioner and an avid patron of Ayurveda for 20 years now. He specializes in lifestyle disorders and chronic disease management. Due to his keen focus on spreading awareness about his discipline, Dr. Sinha has played a pivotal role in several educational institutions. He retired as Dean, University of Delhi, Principal A & U Tibbia College, New Delhi.

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