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Facts on Pimples

1. The Pimple Culprit Pimples are very common and almost everyone has gotten them. Pimples are caused by oil that blocks the skin's pores. The blockage causes an inflammation that gives the skin the red bumpy appearance of a pimple. A whitehead on...

How to Use a DermaWand for Pimples

Overview DermaWand is a hand held skincare device. The manufacturer suggests that it can improve a variety of facial concerns, such as aging, puffiness and enlarged pores. The DermaWand works by emitting impulses from the wand into the skin tissue....

Acne and Pimples

Overview The Mayo Clinic warns that "...acne can cause emotional distress and lead to scarring of the skin." Everyone experiences a problem with acne and pimples at some point in life, but some people are plagued with ongoing skin problems. Early t...

Pimples Due to Dandruff

Overview The BBC reported in 2007 that nearly half the people in the U.S. have dandruff, and more than half of those are men. Dandruff is created by a common scalp fungus that creates a severe reaction in some people, triggering the shedding of a m...

How to Cure Pimple Hyperpigmentation

Overview Post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation (PIH) is a common complaint among people with darker skin tones who suffer from acne. Although the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) states that these are not scars, darker spots can linger at the pi...

Tips for Nose Pimples

Pimples are generally an unsightly and embarrassing problem, but when they appear on the nose they are difficult to conceal and can cause social exclusion and lowered self-esteem. If treated properly, nose pimples will diminish and vanish within a fe...

Herbs for Acne & Pimples

Pimples, pustules, whiteheads, blackheads and boils affect over 60 million adults and children in the United States. While hundreds of prescription and over-the counter preparations are available to treat acne, only 30 percent of sufferers purchase o...

What Causes Pimples in Your Nose?

While acne is never welcome, pimples inside the nose can be particularly uncomfortable. Acne inside of the nose may sensitive upon contact, and extended contact may prevent the sores from healing. Fortunately, by incorporating basic hygiene and by ma...

How to Treat Scalp Pimples

Overview Pimples can occur anywhere on the body where there are hair follicles, including the scalp. A pimple happens when sebum, or natural oil, combines with dead skin cells to form a plug in the follicle. This leads to the follicle becoming infl...

Pimples on the Breast

Overview Pimples, known as acne, occur when hair follicles become clogged with oils called sebum, which is made naturally by the body. In a 2007 study published by American Academy of Dermatology, or AAD, dermatologists from the University of Alaba...