Homemade Nutmeg and Orange Peel Blackhead Clearing Scrub

Hello everyone!

Blackheads around our nose might spoil our total facial look and give a bad appearance. Isn’t it? These stubborn blackheads are formed with the combination of dirt, sebum and bacteria on the surface of our skin. A good CTM routine and proper facial maintenance is required to achieve blackhead free clear face.

Some of the parlour products work to clear out those blackheads and yes of course we can prepare our own blackhead clearing scrub at home with different kitchen ingredients. One of the best natural blackheads clearing ingredient is nutmeg. Let us check an effective blackhead clearing scrub recipe with nutmeg and orange peel powder now. Find the ingredients and instructions below.

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Things you will need:

  • A teaspoon of nutmeg powder
  • Two teaspoons of chickpea powder
  • A full orange fruit peel
  • Required rose water



  • Dry the orange peels in hot sun for 6-10 hours. After they turn crisp without any moisture, grind them to coarse powder. Make sure not to powder the dried orange peels to fine powder as it would lose the scrubbing effect.
  • In a small bowl, add a teaspoon of nutmeg powder, two teaspoons of orange peel powder and two teaspoons of chickpea powder.
  • Add required rose water to the powder mixture and blend well until smooth.
  • Your thick and grainy blackhead clearing facial scrub is ready to use now!


How to Use?:

  • Cleanse your face using lukewarm water and your facial cleanser. Using warm water to cleanse the facial skin would open up the pores, soften the blackheads and encourage their removal during the scrubbing process.
  • After cleansing the facial skin, apply this scrub over the blackhead affected areas evenly. Leave on for 5-10 minutes.
  • Later, scrub your skin with gentle circular motions using your clean finger tips for 3-5 minutes.
  • Splash cold water and wash off the scrub to see your blackhead free skin!

Do this every week to prevent and control blackheads. Clean, clear and radiant skin will be all yours. :)


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