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Most effective approaches to get rid of black head on my cheeks and back?

Most effective approaches to get rid of black head on my cheeks and back?

Comedone extractor: Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day & use oil free products. No oily hair or heavy foundations. Exfoliate occasionally. Try not to pop pimples. Avoid touching face (cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider otc products (salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). If > mild acne see dermatology ...Read more

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I bought clean and clear black head scrub, that didn't work after 2 months. So is there any home recipes/remedies for getting rid of black heads?

I bought clean and clear black head scrub, that didn't work after 2 months. So is there any home recipes/remedies for getting rid of black heads?

Black Heads: Mix one fourth cup of hot water and one teaspoonful of epsom salt with 4 drops of iodine. Mix well and allow to cool. Dip a cotton ball and apply to the blackhead and surrounding areas. When mixture is dry gently remove with a clean cloth. This is one of the good and effective home remedies for blackheads. ...Read more

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How to get rid of black head pimple on my nose and make the pores smaller?

How to get rid of black head pimple on my nose and make the pores smaller?

Skin care: Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day & use oil free products. No oily hair or heavy foundations. Try not to pop pimples. Avoid touching face (cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider OTC products (salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). Retinoids/ comedone extractor can be helpful for black heads. If > mild acne see dermatology. ...Read more

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How should I get rid of a black head on a pimple?

How should I get rid of a black head on a pimple?

Acne wash: The black head on a pimple (open comedon) is pigment seen in the opening of a hair follicle and not dirt. Using benzoyl peroxide--either alone or in combination with another acne medication---is an effective means of taking care of this. Manual expression of the plug in the hair shaft will also work, but is not recommended if their is a large number of blackheads. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of a black head on your nose crease?

How do you get rid of a black head on your nose crease?

Depends: You can buy a blackhead extractor at the drugstore and gently press it over the blackhead until it pops out. If you can't get it out you will have to visit the doctor. Either the doctor can extract it or you might have to use a medicine like retin a (tretinoin) and slowly remove the layers of skin until it comes out. ...Read more

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How to get rid of black heads?

How to get rid of black heads?

Comedone extractor: Is simple to use but will not prevent return of black heads. ...Read more

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How to rid of black heads that are in your ear?

How to rid of black heads that are in your ear?

Have them extracted: By professional and start topical retinoids to reduce recurrence ...Read more

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How can I get rid of black heads?

How can I get rid of black heads?

Black heads: Wash face w/ gentle cleanser 2x/day & use oil free products. No oily hair or heavy foundations. Try not to pop pimples. Avoid touching face (cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider OTC products (salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). Retinoids/ comedone extractor can be helpful for black heads. If increase in mild acne see dermatologist. ...Read more

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Best way to get rid of black heads?

Best way to get rid of black heads?

Extractor.: Don't pick. A comedone extractor is a simple tool with a wire loop. The loop can be gently pressed on a comedone to express the contents. Don't slide or push hard or it can damage the skin. ...Read more

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What do I do to get rid of black heads?

Pore strip/ comedone: Extractor. Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day. Use oil free products on face. No heavy foundations. Don't squeeze pimples / blackheads. Avoid touching face (i.e., cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider otc products (w salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). If > mild acne see dermatologist (discuss meds, comedone extractor, pore strips, etc.). ...Read more

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Any tips for getting rid of black heads?

Any tips for getting rid of black heads?

Comedone extractor: Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day & use oil free products. No oily hair or heavy foundations. Try not to pop pimples. Avoid touching face (cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider OTC products (salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). Retinoids/ comedone extractor can be helpful for black heads. If > mild acne see dermatology. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of black heads on my back?

An esthetician: Can easily remove these with a comedone extractor. For problem skin - see your dermatologist. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of black heads?

What is the best way to get rid of black heads?

Blackhead treatment: Blackheads are a form of acne and respond to treatment with benzoyl peroxide washes or creams, tretinoin and other prescription retinoid creams and sulphur containing topical medications. It takes time for blackheads to improve with these meds. However squeezing it out increases the inflammation in the area and the risk of scarring. ...Read more

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Can you recommend what to do to get rid of black heads?

Pore strip/ comedone: Extractor. Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day. Use oil free products on face. No heavy foundations. Don't squeeze pimples / blackheads. Avoid touching face (i.e., cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider otc products (w salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). If > mild acne see dermatologist (discuss meds, comedone extractor, pore strips, etc.). ...Read more

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Can there be any way to permanently get rid of black heads?

It isn't usually: Permanent. Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day. Use oil free products on face. No heavy foundations. Don't squeeze pimples / blackheads. Avoid touching face (i.e., cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider otc products (w salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). If > mild acne see dermatologist (discuss meds, comedone extractor, pore strips, etc.). ...Read more

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Please me what are some good ways to get rid of black heads?

Pore strip/ comedone: Extractor. Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day. Use oil free products on face. No heavy foundations. Don't squeeze pimples / blackheads. Avoid touching face (i.e., cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider otc products (w salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). If > mild acne see dermatologist (discuss meds, comedone extractor, pore strips, etc.). ...Read more

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I need to know what's an effective way to get rid of black heads?

Derm eval: Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day & use oil free products. No oily hair or heavy foundations. Exfoliate occasionally. Try not to pop pimples. Avoid touching face (cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider otc products (salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). If > mild acne see dermatology (discuss meds, comedone extractor, pore strips, etc.). ...Read more

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Can you recommend what to do to get rid of black heads in 20 days?

They tend to return: Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day & use oil free products. No oily hair or heavy foundations. Exfoliate occasionally. Try not to pop pimples. Avoid touching face (cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider otc products (salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). If > mild acne see dermatology (discuss meds, comedone extractor, pore strips, etc.). ...Read more

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Can you recommend what to do to get rid of black heads overnight?

If you want to look: Good for an event - consider seeing an esthetician for a facial with use of comedone extractor. However, be aware that the pores will refill with time. Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day. Use oil free products on face. No heavy foundations. Don't squeeze pimples / blackheads. Avoid touching face (i.e., cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider. ...Read more

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Can you recommend any daily face routine to get rid of black heads?

Dermatologist eval: Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day & use oil free products. No oily hair or heavy foundations. Exfoliate occasionally. Try not to pop pimples. Avoid touching face (cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider otc products (salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). If > mild acne see dermatology (discuss meds, comedone extractor, pore strips, etc.). ...Read more

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Can exfoliating help get rid of black heads?

Can exfoliating help get rid of black heads?

Partly: Exfoliation can help to remove overlying dead skin which may to serve to clog pores. If a comedone extractor is used after exfoliation - that may remove black heads. It should be pressed down gently - don't glide or use excessive force. Don't pick blackheads as you may injure your skin. ...Read more

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How to get rid of black heads!? I hate them! Is there anything to help reduce them or make them go away?

Pore strip/ comedone: Extractor. Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day. Use oil free products on face. No heavy foundations. Don't squeeze pimples / blackheads. Avoid touching face (i.e., cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider otc products (w salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). If > mild acne see dermatologist (discuss meds, comedone extractor, pore strips, etc.). ...Read more

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What are the best ways to get rid of black heads or hyper-pigmentation?

Comedone extractor: Blackheads can be removed with a comedone extractor. Gently press wire loop over blackhead to express material from pore. Don't squeeze blackheads. ...Read more

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What is the best face wash to get rid of black heads. I have them pretty bad. I've tried Noxzema and clean and clear hasn't worked for me.

What is the best face wash to get rid of black heads. I have them pretty bad. I've tried Noxzema and clean and clear hasn't worked for me.

Pangea Organics: I recommend the discovery kit for oily/blemish skin for only $34 and free shipping until labor day. The high antioxidant content found in these certified organic botanical products (not dangerous chemicals) supports collagen retention, helps stimulate micro-circulation, gently purifies, brightens skin tone and helps prevent discoloration and moisture loss. Http://bit. Ly/17wwcjw. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of black heads on my nose?

What can I do to get rid of black heads on my nose?

Must see: You should see a dermatologist to get the best treatment. This way your blackheads can be removed and you can be put on therapy that should prevent new blackheads from forming. ...Read more

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What could I use to treat acne and get rid of black heads?

What could I use to treat acne and get rid of black heads?

Acne: Depending on the severity of the acne, combination therapy with topical antibacterials, retinoids (retin-a), and sometimes oral antibiotics or Accutane may be prescribed. See your dermatologist to evaluate the acne and prescribe the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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