If you have ever had an infected toenail, you know that is isn’t fun. From the itchiness, to the swelling to severe pain, it’s definitely something that you don’t want again. The good news is once you know the causes you can learn how to avoid having to experience it again. Here are three of the most common causes.
It’s also extremely important that you use a cleanser at least twice a day, maybe more if you have oily skin. Make sure your face is completely clean and makeup free before you go to bed. Otherwise, it will plug up pores and cause breakouts.
If you notice these blackheads or whiteheads, never attempt to squeeze them gone. Doing so will leave permanent marks on your skin and can even lead to infection. Beware of acne scars as they can mutilate your face for ever. It is safe to see a dermatologist and have these bumps picked out. He will do it under sterile and safe conditions.
Salicylic Acid – This is a compound found in plants that is often used to reduce acne. It works to open clogged-up pores and allows for new skin cell growth. It also helps prevent bacteria from entering the skin cells. It is best used on normal and oily skin that is prone to blemishes. This ingredient is often used in dandruff shampoos to help exfoliate the peeling cream cells on the scalp and prevent further dryness.
Feather pillows – combine down and coarser feathers. Allergy sufferers should be careful here as well. Also be warned that coarser feathers have a tendency to poke through the ticking and can stick or scratch your face.
(8) After exercising, be sure to take your shower a few minutes after cooling down. You need to wash the sweat because it can clog your pores which can result in acne. Talking about exercise, do it regularly as it will prevent you from having acne. In our lives, we are stressed and as mentioned above, this result in the overproduction of hormones and exercising has the benefit of rebalancing your hormones surplus provoked by stress. Engage in physical activities like jogging, brisk walking, cycling and swimming for instance. Static exercises can help too.
I hope that these tips were useful in your search to find a blackhead treatment. Once again, I am not a doctor, and I don’t claim to be, but these are tips from other acne sufferers. If you want the peace of mind of consulting a professional dermatologist, then you are free to do so by all means. These are just a few tips.