I’m from Kentucky and my mother taught me this trick to heal Pimples. I began using it for problem (oily, blackhead) areas and it works well.
First wash your face with warm water to open the pores and make extraction easier. Crack open a raw egg and remove (tear) a piece of the fine translucent lining (skin) between the albumin and the shell. This “liner” is a purifier for the chicken embryo. Its job is to draw out impurities away from the egg sack. It also works well to draw out unwanted oil and dirt.
Place the inner egg side of this skin (not the one that lines the shell) on your nose, across your chin or just small enough to cover a Pimple. Let it dry and as it dries it will pull the blackheads, additional oil and dirt into the egg skin. Dab with warm water to remove.
It will not peal like a Biore strip. It will just roll off. The egg lining is much more sturdy in the Organic/non-antibiotic treated eggs verses the supermarket variety which tend to have thinner shells and less pliable linings. Hope this inexpensive alternative helps you!