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How to Get Rid of Blackhead Pimples

How to Get Rid of Blackhead Pimples How to Get Rid of Blackhead Pimples

Overview

When oils get trapped in the pores due to the body producing more than enough to lubricate our hair and skin, the result is acne as this oil mixes with bacteria and dirt. Blackheads, though not as noticeable as regular pimples, are clogged pores that remain open with the dirt trapped below the surface. In support of the effort to have cleaner clearer skin, blackheads need to be eliminated. Fortunately this is more time consuming than it is difficult.

Step 1

Fill a bowl, the sink, or the bathtub with hot water.

Step 2

Wrap a towel over the area of your skin affected with the blackheads loosely so that it doesn't fall off.

Step 3

Hold the towel wrapped area over the hot water to take in the steam. The towel will help to hold the steam in. The steam should be hot, but not scalding.

Step 4

Steam the area for 5 to 10 minutes.

Step 5

Remove the towel and use a flat blackhead remover to gently encourage the dirt and bacteria to come out of the pores. Read and follow the manufacturers' instructions for use.

Step 6

Wipe the area clean with alcohol pads to disinfect the area.

Step 7

Splash cold water over the area to close the pores back up once you are finished.

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