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Pop a Pimple

It is a truth universally known that everyone pops pimples. We do it all the time in dermatology clinic, as it can hasten the clearance of an unsightly bump. If done improperly, however, you could turn a minor blemish into a hard, inflamed spot that...

How to Get Rid of Popped Pimples

Overview It's usually best to avoid popping pimples at all costs, but sometimes, especially in the case of whiteheads, they can be popped by the slightest touch. In these cases, you'll need to take extra care in helping the popped pimple heal. As l...

How to Get Rid of a Popped Pimple

Overview According to the American Academy of Dermatology, pimples are the papules or pustules that form as a result of dead skin, excess oil and bacteria, causing a soft plug to form within the follicle or pore. The way in which you get rid of a p...

How to Pop a Pimple on Your Nose

Overview Pimples are never attractive, but when they develop a whitehead they draw attention to themselves in the least desirable of ways. The whitehead is the development of pus right beneath the skin. When it appears, it signals that the zit is r...

How to Get Rid of Redness After Popping Pimples

Overview Though popping your pimples can be tempting, according to "Handbook of Dermatology: A Practical Manual," you should avoid doing so because of an increased risk of scarring and infection. If, however, you cannot resist the urge to pop your...

How to Get Rid of Nasty Pimples That Won't Pop

Overview Pimples can be unsightly and annoying. They also have an uncanny habit of showing up on your face at the worst time. Over-the-counter medication is readily available to dry up pimples and acne pustules, but you can save money by making you...

How to Pop a Pimple Inside Your Nose

Overview Coarse hairs line the inside of your nose. These hairs, known as cilia, trap microscopic particles that enter your nose and prevent them from entering your respiratory system, according to the University of California, San Diego. Cilia gro...