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Squeeze-Free Pimple Problem Solvers! Popping your pimples is bad for your skin.
Squeeze-Free Pimple Problem Solvers! Posted by Michelle Phan on August 26, 2011 at 8:00 am Hi everyone, When it comes to your skin, it can be hard to adhere to a hands-off policy. This is especially true when you get a nasty pimple! I’m not going to go into all of the various reasons why popping your pimples is bad for your skin, but just know that doing so may lead to an even bigger zit, more pimples, or even scarring. So, in a word: Don’t. Here are a few sqeeze-free suggestions for dealing with the occasional pimple using products you can find at home (Note: If you suffer from acne you should seek the advice of a physician.): Toothpaste Squeeze a small dot of non-gel toothpaste with baking soda in it onto a q-tip and apply it to the pimple. Allow this to dry over night in order to reduce inflammation and draw out the pus from inside of the pimple. In the morning, rise an...