Common types of acne include blackheads, whiteheads, papules, pustules and cysts. These types of acne are grouped into categories of inflammatory and non-inflammatory acne. Non-inflammatory acne, which is also known as c... More »

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According to About.com, the Obagi Clenziderm M.D. Daily Care Foaming Cleanser is a great product to use on acne-prone skin. This cleanser contains 2 percent salicylic acid, which eliminates the bacteria on the skin's sur... More »

Some forms of acne itch. Whether or not a person has itchy acne depends on his skin type. Itchy acne usually goes hand in hand with dry and inflamed skin. This happens with flaking and peeling skin, making the itchiness ... More »

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To remove blackheads and whiteheads using a comedone extractor, first open your pores with warm water. Sterilize the comedone extractor, extract the blemish with the extractor and wash the affected area. More »

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Facial whiteheads occur as a result of acne, hormonal changes, stress or anxiety, according to Healthline. Whiteheads form beneath a pore that is clogged with dead skin cells, oil or other irritants. More »

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Pimples and blackheads are two types of acne lesions, which treatments such as benzoyl peroxide, topical or oral antibiotics, and retinoids may help to reduce, according to WebMD. Another common treatment is hormone ther... More »

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Gently exfoliating the skin or using over-the-counter acne cleansers are some safe ways to remove blackheads and pimples, according to HowStuffWorks. Products containing benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid are often effec... More »

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