White and Black Comedones Are Different Here's How to Overcome Let Your Face Not Hedgehogs Again

Hollisteristic.comNot only pimples, blackheads also become one of the facial skin problems that are often experienced by girls. Excess oil levels on the face are indeed a major factor in the appearance of blackheads, especially in area T. However, lack of maintaining cleanliness of facial skin also causes accumulation of dirt in the pores - which then triggers the onset of blackheads.

White and Black Comedones Are Different Here's How to Overcome Let Your Face Not Hedgehogs Again
White and Black Comedones Are Different Here's How to Overcome Let Your Face Not Hedgehogs Again
Before discussing further, you need to know 2 types of blackheads that make the face look less maximal following how to overcome them. Although both are the same pores of clogged skin. Come on, see together!

White comedones are located inside the skin but are easily found by pressing the pores of the clogged skin

White Comedo
White Comedo
White comedones are usually called closed whiteheads or blackheads. Called closed because these blackheads are located inside the skin and are not oxidized with air, so they are not contaminated with color and still look white. Blockage of the pores only on the outer part of the closed skin surface. Usually whiteheads can be found by pressing the pores of the face which will make it surface.

Apart from oily skin, the appearance of white comedones is also caused by several things below:

Apart from oily skin, the appearance of white comedones is also caused by several things below
Apart from oily skin, the appearance of white comedones is also caused by several things below

  • Contact with some chemicals such as isopropyl myristate, propylene glycol, and some traditional dyes.
  • Rupture of hair follicles due to various trauma such as squeezing pimples, excessive facial washing, chemical peels, or laser therapy.
  • Smoking, research shows that whiteheads are more common in people who smoke.
  • Some food products, especially those containing milk and high levels of sugar and fat.

How to deal with whiteheads tends to be easy because even though they are located inside the skin, the texture tends to be soft and easily removed

How to deal with whiteheads tends to be easy because even though they are located inside the skin, the texture tends to be soft and easily removed
How to deal with whiteheads tends to be easy because even though they are located inside the skin, the texture tends to be soft and easily removed
The best way to deal with white pimples is to cleanse the face with a cleanser containing salicylic acid which is able to effectively destroy blackheads to remove dirt from the pores. If it's not enough to help, you can do facials at a beauty salon or do it yourself at home to remove clogged whiteheads in the skin. If you want to clean it at home, make sure the tools you use are kept clean so that they don't cause infection or even worsen your skin condition.

Blackheads have a texture that is harder than white comedones, very small and black so that they can appear in plain view

Blackheads have a texture that is harder than white comedones, very small and black so that they can appear in plain view
Blackheads have a texture that is harder than white comedones, very small and black so that they can appear in plain view
In contrast to white comedones, blackheads or blackheads occur when pores are blocked in the surface of the skin when the condition is stretched so that it is oxidized directly to the air. The black color that is produced is a combination of dead skin cells, dirt, bacteria, residual make-up, even stained facial oil. As a result the foreign residues accumulate and settle in the pores. This blackhead is more disruptive to appearance because of the black color that looks so clear.

The cause of the appearance of blackheads is not only due to hormonal changes that affect the production of oil on the face, but these things also know!

The cause of the appearance of blackheads is not only due to hormonal changes that affect the production of oil on the face, but these things also know!
The cause of the appearance of blackheads is not only due to hormonal changes that affect the production of oil on the face, but these things also know!

  • Irritation of hair follicles that causes dead skin cells to not fall out regularly.
  • Increasing the number of bacteria propionibacterium acnes on the surface of the skin.
  • Take certain medications, such as steroids, lithium, or birth control pills.
  • Skin that is too dry before menstruation due to the use of skin moisturizers or in humid weather.
  • Use products with certain chemicals, including oily pomades and some hair paint.

How to get rid of blackheads is much more difficult than white comedones, because the shape is harder and sticks to the skin


How to get rid of blackheads is much more difficult than white comedones, because the shape is harder and sticks to the skin
How to get rid of blackheads is much more difficult than white comedones, because the shape is harder and sticks to the skin
For prevention efforts, you need to use facial cleansers that can remove dirt perfectly and use make-up that is free of oil. While to overcome this, use a scrub to remove dead skin cells on the face regularly. In addition, use a clay-based mask every 2 weeks which effectively removes blackheads and controls the excess oil on the face.

Also read: Often underestimated, it turns out that routine masks every week have unpredictable benefits

So girls, don't need to worry anymore when blackheads attack. As long as you know the ins and outs of the blackheads, the prevention and healing efforts will be easier.