Acner.org: Acne treatment

Acner.org: Acne treatment

Acne info » Pop Blackheads

How to Pop a Blackhead

Overview Blackheads are skin-colored, small papules (skin bumps) commonly found on the forehead and chin of individuals suffering from acne. They are caused by a small plug of sloughed-off skin cells and sebum (oil on your skin) inside the opening...

How to Pop a Zit or Blackhead

Overview Zits, or pimples, and blackheads are common symptoms of acne, an inflammation of the sebaceous follicles. Hair follicles cover most of the skin's surface and, in addition to a hair bulb, they contain the glands that produce the waxy oil,...

How to Pop Blackheads

Overview Blackheads, or comedones, are the first stage of acne. They appear as small bumps embedded into the pores of your skin and are normally blackish or yellow in color. Blackheads usually develop when your skin produces too much sebum (oil) an...

How to Get Rid of Red Spots When You Pop a Blackhead

Overview A blackhead occurs when the opening of a pimple is widened and the bacteria, oil and dead skin cells clogging the pore is exposed to oxygen and turns a black or brown color. Daniel Kern of Acne.org explains that blackheads tend to last lon...

Is it Good to Pop Blackheads?

Overview About 40 million to 50 million Americans suffer from acne, according to the American Academy of Dermatology. Bad Information on how to handle blackheads is easy to receive. Remember to keep your hands down and step away from the mirror; po...

Blackheads That Pop But Keep Coming Back

Overview Open comedones refer to pore blockages in your skin also known as blackheads. Blackheads are made up of bacteria, dead skin cells and sebum that have become exposed to air and turn a brown or black color. Removing blackheads through squeez...

How to Pop a Blackhead in Your Ear

Overview Just like the rest of your skin, the skin inside of your ear can sometimes become clogged with dead skin cells, dirt and oil, resulting in an ugly and often painful blackhead in the ear, notes AcneTalks.com. Before you attempt to squeeze t...