Category Archives: Acne Questions

How To Use A Comedone Extractor

How to use a comedone extractor

A comedone extractor is a useful little device that can be used by dermatologists or at home for the removal of blackheads and whiteheads. Many people are worried about how to use a comedone extractor at home, but it’s actually quite easy, safe, and hygienic. It’s important not to neglect your skin’s basic hygiene and…

Do Safety Razors Reduce Ingrown Hairs?

Ingrown hairs are an ongoing issue for many of us. To some extent, they’re inevitable and since we all get them, we shouldn’t worry too much! However, for those that suffer badly or are particularly concerned about ingrown hairs, there are strategies for reducing them. As we all probably know, ingrown hairs frequently occur after…

Are Pimples Contagious?

Are pimples contagious?

It’s a reasonable question to ask: are pimples contagious? You might have wondered before, or you might have other similar questions about pimples and acne. The short answer is no. Pimples are not contagious, so you can’t “catch” acne from other people. But it’s an interesting question and taking a deeper look at the answer…

Why do you need a blackhead extractor?

Nearly everyone has suffered from a blackhead at some point and they can be a regular battle for many. What’s the best weapon against blackheads? A professional, hygienic blackhead extractor: the pimple popper. Why you need a blackhead extractor You might think you have been getting along fine without a blackhead extractor. You might be…