Using Oatmeal Masks For Blackhead Extraction!
A long time ago, people didn’t really have the luxury of going to the pharmacy and picking up a remedy for their blackheads; no, they had to do it alone, which included making homemade remedies for this terrible condition. Back then, just like today, people wanted to have skin that looks healthy, which is why they formulated a scrub to help clean the skin and make it look a lot more beautiful – the oatmeal mask.
Properties of Oatmeal
Oatmeal is such a healthy meal choice, it is no wonder many doctors continue prescribing it to their patients, even with the expansive list of other pharmaceutical drugs available. It must be because doctors believe oatmeal has medical healing powers, which, according to researchers, it does. Oatmeal is great for preventing certain conditions and illnesses, such as asthma, diabetes, and poor blood pressure. Also, this grain helps with weight loss, cholesterol, and maintaining an overall healthy immune system.
Though oatmeal is fruitful when it comes to treating some medical conditions, it is also successful in helping to get rid of blackheads. People have been using it for this purpose for centuries now which is why many modern products contain oatmeal. Products used for acne treatment, skin dryness, and skin moisturizers, as well as skin lightening and whitening products.
By now, most of you have probably began to think, “If the big pharmaceutical companies have been using oatmeal in their products, why shouldn’t we use them for homemade products?” Well, you can, and there’s nothing stopping you!
Additionally, homemade products do not contain any harmful chemicals, nor should they cause any side effects. Continue reading to explore the basics in making your own homemade oatmeal products that are great for getting rid of blackheads and cleaning your skin.
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Homemade Oatmeal Masks to Remove Blackheads
The first oatmeal product you can make for blackhead removal is an oatmeal mask which is almost similar to any other facial mask for blackheads. In order to make this mask, mix up 4 tablespoons of warm water and 3 tablespoons of oatmeal until pasty. Then spread the scrub over your face and let it sit for about 20 minutes before rinsing and you’ll be healing yourself and getting rid of the blackheads the natural way.
Oatmeal Yogurt Mask
The next product you can make is an oatmeal yogurt mask. Simply mix 2 tablespoons of oatmeal, 3 tablespoons of yogurt, 1 tablespoon of olive oil, and several drops of lemon juice. Before applying this homemade mixture on your face, thoroughly wash and dry your face. Rub the mask around your face and let it sit there for about 10 minutes. After that, just rinse it with warm water.
Other Oatmeal Masks
You can try mixing something exotic to a cup of oatmeal and lukewarm milk like a banana or honey. For the oatmeal banana mask, it may remain on your face for about 15 minutes and then rinse it off with some cold water; however, the honey oatmeal mask should only be left on your face for about 2-3 minutes and then rinsed with warm water.
These are just some examples of homemade oatmeal masks for blackheads, but you can explore and experiment with other ingredients as much as you want. The key is the oatmeal, which helps lift the blackheads from the skin. Plus, an oatmeal mask is both cheap and effective, so why not try it?
Here is a short video from Youtube explaining how to make oatmeal mask.