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    Honey For Whiteheads: 5 Homemade Face Packs To Keep Those Pesky Whiteheads Away!

    Worried about whiteheads? Looking for an inexpensive way to get rid of them? Get rid of them with these 5 homemade face packs made with honey.
    Published -26 Jan 2020, 11:00 ISTUpdated -07 Jul 2021, 15:55 IST
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    Treating whiteheads is something we girls leave up to the Dermatologist or salons to take care of. Little did we know that we could easily get rid of them at home only! Yes, you read it right. With the goodness of honey, you can easily banish those annoying whiteheads from your flawless skin. 

    Honey is packed with antioxidants, antibacterial and antiseptic properties that deep cleanse our skin and keep those annoying whiteheads and blackheads at bay. Here're 5 remedies that you can try to keep whiteheads away!

    Honey, Lemon & Sugar

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    While sugar has deep cleansing properties, lemon is known to be an antimicrobial agent that can pull out the whiteheads. Honey, on the other hand, will nourish and moisturise your skin.

    How To Make

    Mix one tablespoon sugar and honey together. Add a few drops of lemon juice and apply this mix to the affected areas. Leave it on for about 10 minutes before washing off.

    Grainy Oatmeal

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    Oatmeal is known for its exfoliating properties, whereas, honey is known for its soothing and moisturising properties will help hydrate your skin leaving it smooth, radiant and glowing.

    How To Make

    Mix a tablespoon of oatmeal powder with 2 tbsps of honey and apply it to your whiteheads. Leave it like a pack for around 15 to 20 minutes and then wash off for smooth, clear skin.

    Good Ol' Turmeric

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    Turmeric is not just a fabulous spice in the kitchen, it's also an excellent product that's used to treat various skin problems. It also helps in scrubbing away dead skin cells and removing bacteria and oil.

    How To Make 

    Mix half a tsp of turmeric powder with 1 tsp honey. Apply this mixture on your face, avoiding eye area. Let it sit for about 15 minutes then wash it off with lukewarm water.

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    Egg White & Honey

    Eggs are so much more than just a healthy breakfast food, it's used as a  beauty ingredient as well. When it comes to using it to remove those pesky whiteheads, egg white

    does the trick!

    How To Make

    Whisk an egg white until it becomes frothy. Add a tbsp honey to it and mix well. Apply this mix on your face and leave it on for around 10-15 minutes before washing it off. 

    Brown Sugar & Honey

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    While the brown sugar exfoliates the dead skin cells and unclogs the pores in this process, the honey moisturizes and hydrates the skin.

    How To Make

    Mix one tbsp of brown sugar with two tbsps of honey to form a paste and apply it on the affected area. Rinse off after 10-15 minutes.

    If you still struggle with whiteheads, blackheads, and acne then it is recommended that you visit your dermatologist.

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