Whitehead is a type of acne that forms when dead skin cells, oil, and bacteria become trapped within one of your pores. Acne breakouts commonly occur on the face, back, chest, and sometimes around the neck and shoulders.
Whitehead can occur due to puberty, menstruation, pregnancy, over production of sebum, and the use of cosmetics and facial product or even sweating.
Whitehead can be annoying and they may seem to develop at the worst time. But don’t worry treating white head is extremely simple, and you don’t need expensive cream to get rid of them. We bring to you natural ways to get rid of those annoying whiteheads:
1. Aloe Vera: Aloe Vera is one of the best natural remedies to get rid of whiteheads. Applying Aloe Vera gel in the affected area, unclogs the pores and provide more moisture to your skin, leaving your skin smooth and fresh.
2. Facial steaming: Face steaming helps to open up the pores and also cleanse the pores, it also makes your skin feel smooth and fresh. A person affected by whitehead can steam his face using boiled water and towel.
3. Lemon juice: Lemon contains citric acid, and this helps to dry out excess oil on the skin that leads to whiteheads. Using raw Lemon juice diluted with water, use a cotton ball to apply the juice to the affected area, then wash it off after 10-15 minutes.
The above natural ways help get rid of whiteheads.
BY: FIRDAUSI MUSA DANTSOHO