Blackheads are really common especially if you have oily T-zone or oily skin in general. Oil tends to clog pores leading to whiteheads that gradually become blackheads if not taken care of. It is important to detox and cleanse pores from time to time to prevent whiteheads and blackheads and also to treat it and keep skin smoother and clearer. Below is a recipe for blackhead clearing clay mask that you can try-
Bentonite clay- Rich in skin beneficial compounds and minerals that keeps pores clean and prevents pimples, whiteheads and blackheads caused due to pore clogging. Is a great skin detoxing ingredient.
Cinnamon- Is anti-microbial in nature. Detoxes and cleanse the pores and helps keep it free from whiteheads and blackheads.
RECIPE FOR BLACKHEAD CLEARING CLAY MASK:
Things you need-
- 2 tablespoon bentonite clay
- 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon powder
- Enough water or ACV
In a bowl, add bentonite clay and cinnamon powder. Roughly mix.
Add in enough water to make a paste and apply on facial skin or blackhead prone area and let it air dry.
Rinse off and pat dry. Use 2 times a week.