Picture this: You’re dealing with an acne emergency and hear about a DIY treatment that you’re probably sceptical about. But hey—desperate times call for egg white blackhead strips, right? Uh, no.
We’ve all been there—when there’s a small planet on your face, even the most seemingly *ridiculous* treatments sound lowkey appealing. Beauty vlogger Caryn Marjorie has experienced her fair share of acne treatment #regrets. Spoiler alert: Olive oil should be reserved for that drool-worthy pasta recipe you saved on your phone and skipped for your face! Let’s learn from her mistakes, shall we?
Trying to wash your face with a lump of brown sugar and honey scrub, which is A. so messy and B. next-level STICKY…
This foaming scrub is made with salicylic acid and helps clear blemishes and blackheads while exfoliating for smoother skin. Plus, no cleanup required!
Using egg whites as a homemade blackhead strip (save those for your omelette, k?)
Attempting to take off your makeup with olive oil (hello, greasy face!).
These are teeny, convenient, and will get at even your most-prized waterproof mascara. Not to mention you’ll have more olive oil for, uh, cooking?