Top 10 Blackhead Facewash
What causes blackheads?
Blackheads are small plugs that form in the exit to the hair follicle (the pore),’ cells that line the entrance to the follicle gradually move outwards onto the skin surface. It’s these cells combined with sebum that cause the plug in the follicle.’ which results in the dreaded black head.
How to treat blackheads at home
Regularly cleansing and exfoliating is key, to eliminating blackheads.
microdermabrasion can disrupt and extract the blackheads. Salicylic acid helps to further aliviate the blockage. Salicylic peel has additional anti-bacterial, oil control and anti-inflammatory effects. I have compiled a list of the best black head exfoliate treatments around.
1. Fresh Sugar Face Polish To Go, 30g £21.00
The Fresh Sugar Face Polish exfoliates to leave skin hydrated revealing softer, and more radiant complexion. The innovative formula is enriched with brown sugar and real strawberry seeds for smoother skin.
2. Super Facialist Purify & Refresh Facial Scrub 150ml
This Purifying & Refreshing Facial Scrub contains vtamin B3S and salicylic acid, For a deep pore cleansing experience & clearer skin. The inclusion of Grapeseed Oil and Elderflower helps the skin retain moisture balance resulting in a more refined looking, complexion.
3. Clinique Exfoliating Scrub – Combination Oily to Oily Skin Types, 100ml
Containing menthol, which gives the skin a fresh, tingly cooling sensation. This scrub helps to control oil-related problems; skin looks translucent, clearer, brighter reduces the look of fine lines and wrinkles; wakes up tired skin Giving a light reflecting look.
4. Origins Never A Dull Moment Skin-Brightening Face Polisher with Fruit Extracts 125ml
Achieve a glowing complexion with the ‘Never A Dull Moment’ Skin-Brightening Face Polisher with Fruit Extracts from Origins, an exfoliating face scrub containing extract of crushed papaya to scrub off surface grime and makeup. This scrub helps to brighten sluggish, lack lustre skin. Infused with Papaya to dissolve dead cells without irritation.
5. Pure Active 3in1 Clay Mask Scrub Wash Oily Skin 150ml
Perfect for oily or combination skin prone to imperfections and blackheads. This product Purifies, unclogs pores and mattifies, due to the salicylic acid ingredient. Can be used as a wash, a scrub, and a mask for clearer skin that lasts.
6. NIVEA Gentle Exfoliating Face Scrub, 150ml
NIVEA Aqua Effect Skin Refining Scrub leaves the skin refined and exfoliated, looking healthy and vibrant .This Skin Refining Scrubs enriched with Vitamin E and Hydra IQ: this product refines the skin’s surface for an even complexion while respecting the skin’s own moisture balance. Great for sensitive skin thanks to its Vitamin E formula.
7. Burt’s Bees Peach and Willowbark Deep Pore Scrub 110g
Clean and gently exfoliate your complexion naturally with Burt’s Bees® Peach & Willow Bark Deep Pore Scrub. Infused with willow bark, a natural salicylic acid source, this scrub removes dirt and excess oil to penetrate and clean your pores. Finely ground Peach Stone gently exfoliates, removing dead skin cells, removing blackheads. Leaves skin feeling refreshed and naturally healthy
8. La Roche Posay Sensitive Ultra Fine Scrub 50ml
Specifically formulated for all types of clogged, sensitive skin. The scrub gently eliminates blackheads and refines skin texture. This contains a special formula comedogenic (won’t block pores).
9. Soap & Glory™ Scrub Your Nose In It™ Pore Refining Facial Scrub
this pore refining Scrub contains Aha. Formulated with Soap & Glory’s exclusive, deep pore detoxing D-CLOG™MICROMUD – a clarifying, triple action, diatomaceous mix, which it helps to exfoliate, clean and purify the skin. soaks up excess oils, and stimulates fresh oxygen to your face.
10. Bioré Charcoal Anti-Blemish Scrub’ – 127g
Bioré Charcoal Oil Control Scrub exfoliates away blackhead causing dirt and absorbs excess oil to help eliminate breakouts for clear skin in just 2 days!
Featuring exclusive Skin Purifying Technology to provide deep clean without over-drying skin.