Best Face Washes for Blackheads – Top 7 Picks


A clogged pore in the skin that is blocked by dead skin, mixed with dirt and oil leads to the formation of a blackhead. Blackheads are normally visible around the nose and the cheeks. Blackheads are a common problem that can be solved by unclogging your pores with a good face scrub or by getting a face clean up or by trying these home remedies. However, if you do not have the time for a clean-up or if you do not scrub so often, then what you can do is to start using a blackhead clearing face wash on a daily basis. That way, each time you wash your face, the face wash gently clears your pores and prevents the formation of blackheads. These face washes come with oil clearing properties and exfoliating beads that will give you a fresh and bright skin. Here’s a look at the best face washes for blackheads in India.


Best Face Washes for Blackheads 

1. Lakme Total Clean Up Clear Pores Face Wash

Lakme Total Clean Up Clear Pores Face Wash

The Lakme Total Clean Up Clear Pores Face Wash is enriched with green tea extracts that helps in soothing your skin on daily use. It contains salicylic acid which helps in controlling the sebum production in the skin and unclogs the pores to give you silky smooth skin. It is priced at Rs. 90 for a 50 g tube.

2. Pond’s Clear Balance No Blackheads Face Wash


Pond's Clear Balance No Blackheads Face Wash

The Pond’s Clear Balance No Blackheads Face Wash is a deep cleansing facial foam with volcanic clay that helps in drawing out oil and dirt form deep within the skin. Its soft beads help exfoliate dead skin cells that clog your pores and thus prevent the formation of blackheads.It is priced at Rs. 85 for 50 g.

3. Lotus Herbals Berryscrub Exfoliating Face Wash

Lotus Herbals Berryscrub Exfoliating Face Wash

The Lotus Herbals Berryscrub Exfoliating Face Wash is made with aloe vera, orange peel and strawberry extracts. It gives a creamy lather that helps in deep cleansing your skin. The beads in the face wash remove dead cells and blackheads, control the oil production, brighten your skin and give you an instant glow. It is priced at Rs. 125 for 80 g.

4. The Body Shop Tea Tree Blackhead Exfoliating Face Wash

The Body Shop Tea Tree Blackhead Exfoliating Face Wash

The Body Shop Tea Tree Blackhead Exfoliating Face Wash has crushed apricot stones, tamanu oil, tea tree oil and lemon extracts. It helps unclog pores by removing trapped dirt, oil and dead skin cells. The antibacterial tea tree oil and lemon help in controlling oil production and ridding your skin of any infection causing bacteria. It is priced at Rs. 795 for 100 ml.

5. Himalaya Gentle Exfoliating Daily Face Wash

Himalaya Gentle Exfoliating Daily Face Wash

The Himalaya Gentle Exfoliating Daily Face Wash is made of an ayurvedic soap free formula that helps in removing dead skin cells and blemishes. It is suitable for all skin types. It is enriched with lemon and neem extracts which help in controlling excess oil in the skin and also preventing any skin infections. The apricot granules in the face wash help clear pores and prevent blackheads. It is priced at Rs. 110 for 100 ml.

6. Neutrogena Deep Clean Facial Cleanser

Neutrogena Deep Clean Facial Cleanser

The Neutrogena Deep Clean Facial Cleanser is formulated with Salicylic acid. It helps in removing the dead skin cells and gives you a clear blemish free complexion. The cleanser is oil free. It dissolves the oil in the pores and prevents occurrence of blackheads. It is priced at Rs. 350 for 200 ml.

7. Nivea Pure Effects Total Clean up Face Wash

Nivea Pure Effects Total Clean up Face Wash

The Nivea Pure Effects Total Clean Up Face Wash has a revolutionary cleansing complex that helps in clearing your pores and removing blackheads upon regular use. Its peeling properties help in removing dead skin cells and giving your skin a clean-up like glow. It reduced the appearance of spot and pigmentation giving you flawless skin. It is priced at Rs. 199 for 150 ml.

Also Read – How to Wash Your Face Properly – 4 Simple and Easy Steps Here

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