White heads fall in the category of acne. Whiteheads take place because of dead cells of the skin. Skin pores are blocked when skin has dead cell. Oily skin is one of the causes of whiteheads as well. Skin Oil becomes trapped within skin pores and a whitehead is formed in the closed pore.
Whiteheads occur at time of the age. Most of the time, they occur due to the hormonal change especially in pregnancy. Sometimes whiteheads occur when any changes are made in lifestyle or, if in changes are made in medical treatment too. Stress is also one of the important causes of whiteheads or acne.
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Remedies for whiteheads
Whiteheads are formed on nose, face and check. They may for on the chin as well. Facial cleansing is essential to get rid of whiteheads. A proper natural and home treatment can control the whiteheads efficiently
- Whiteheads on nose: Mostly whiteheads are formed on the nose skin because nose skin is oiler. To reduce the oiliness and the dead cell scrub of salt and lemon juice is very useful. Take 2 pinches of salt and mix it with one tsp. of lemon juice. Rose water is optional. Apply this scrub on the nose. It is an effective scrub for the removal of blackheads. It is bit risky to use this scrub on the cheeks or on the foreheads because sometimes some of pimples are with open pores which may react against it.
- Whiteheads on cheeks: Whiteheads are common on cheeks which turn into pimples as well. In the end they may leave spots on the cheeks. To stop whiteheads on the cheeks cucumber and lemon juice is very effective. Grind one cucumber and add 1 tsp. of lemon juice in it. Apply it on the cheeks and leave it for thirty minutes; after thirty minutes it will get dry. Wash the face as it gets dry and you can apply a good moisturizer after this if it is needed. Apply this process for 15 to 20 days. Definitely, you will get a surprising result.
- Whiteheads on forehead: Whiteheads on the forehead are due to several reasons. Forehead produces more oil rather than other face parts produce. Whiteheads may also occur because of hair dandruff. If you regularly wear cap or hat it can also be caused of whiteheads on forehead. There is very simple remedy for this, take a normal sized potato and grind it until it turns into a paste. Now apply this paste on forehead and leave it for half an hour. After half an hour the paste will become dry. Wash face with cold water. This paste is very helpful to reduce the oiliness of the forehead.
If whiteheads are increasing day by day and they are not controlled by the above remedy then you must concern a good dermatologist. A dermatologist recommends gel, lotion or cream many of the time. He may recommend for the capsules or pills. Topical lotions are the best for whiteheads. Applying tooth is also useful to remove the white heads. Apply it on the whiteheads and leave it for whole night. Wash face in morning.
Some of the precautions must be attempted for the skin which is affected with whiteheads. Take shower twice a day it keeps your skin fresh and oil-free. Don’t change the skin products without recommendations. Avoid travelling by air as airplanes are designed to hold minimum amount of humidity. Avoid taking stress. Try to live happy and relax. Take complete sleep.
Applying above tips will make your skin clean and fresh. You will get rid of whiteheads forever. If once they are properly treated then never face this problem again. These all remedies work well for the skin facing whitehead problem.