What Are Blind Pimples &
How To Treat Blind Pimples?
We all are well aware of the importance of maintaining clean and clear
skin. It not only makes us look good in front of others but also boosts our
confidence. However, these days, due to high levels of pollution and
contaminated air, it so happens that our skin is slowly losing its battle and
accumulating a lot of dirt. As a result of this, we get acne and blind
What is Blind Pimple?
While we all know about acne, blind pimples are something that many
aren’t yet too familiar with. Blind Pimples are basically acne that tends to
develop under the surface of the skin. You can only feel them when you
touch them with bare hands and are not too noticeable from a distance.
But, they are very painful due to their position in the skin, which might be
Today, we’ll go through the cause behind blind pimples and how to treat
blind pimples, and even a few tips to prevent them from occurring in the
Why do Blind Pimples occur?
Just like normal pimples are caused due to dirt, oil, and bacteria clogged
under the pores of your skin. Blind pimples are developed by the dirt,
sebum (oil), and bacteria that get trapped in the inner surface of your skin.
Eventually, it forms a lump under your skin which could be painful and
also doesn’t have a head like other pimples commonly do, which makes it
more difficult to get rid of and treat.
How to Treat Blind Pimples:
1. Never Try to Pop it Out
As urging it may seem, you should never squeeze and pop out a pimple.
Firstly, because it isn’t on the surface of your skin and so it becomes
quite difficult, and secondly, forcing it out might increase inflammation
and make it more visible with redness all around. It could also cause
scarring. So, wait and take other measures to bring its head out first and
then pop, if it’s necessary. Pimple popping might lead to scarring and in
certain cases, people have also faced permanent scarring due to it.