Know your skin

Know Your skin

Pimple Problem? Deal With It Gracefully

Why an anti-acne soap for treating pimples you ask? Well, before we dive into why you need it, let’s briefly understand what pimples are and how can you cure them. Pimples, zits, and blackheads/whiteheads are a part of acne. Yes, they actually are, very different and fall in the same family of acne. But pimples are not just one type, there are more types in them. 

Let’s look at the types of pimples for you to know so that you can treat them with specific care and get rid of them ASAP!          


A comedo is a hair follicle that has become clogged with oil and dead skin cells. 


These occur close to the surface of the skin. They happen because oil and skin cells prevent a clogged hair follicle from opening. 


These are comedones that are open at the surface of the skin. They are filled with excess oil and dead skin cells.


These are inflamed comedones that form small red or pink bumps on the skin and are sensitive to the touch. 


These are inflamed pimple that resemble whiteheads with a red ring around the bump that is filled with white or yellow pus. 


Large, inflamed bumps that feel firm to the touch are called nodules which develop deep within the skin and are often painful.



Large pus-filled lesions that look similar to boils and can be painful.

Now that we have you inducted into this form of acne, let’s ease your tension and help you deal with them effortlessly. 

Here are some tips to take care of those pimples

Pay attention to your dietary habits - Block the blackheads

This might be simple but it plays a huge role. It is only after ages that we realize that we are lactose intolerant or some foods aren’t suited to our gut. Well, trust us, the face is the first place for it to be visible. So first and foremost, avoid fried foods as they can increase oil production in your skin, which may lead to acne.

Maybe it is time to see a specialist - It’s never too early to see one

Pimples are popularly seen in teenagers. We know that feeling of having our first pimple and throwing a fit to just wanting to get rid of all those. But if you aren’t a teenager and facing the wrath of pimples. If you see them appear on your hands, back, shoulders and they leave a mark for sure, then you might want to get it checked with your dermatologist. 

Deal with love - Pimple & Oily Skin is not the end of the world

We know that pimples and the marks can leave a mark on you, physically as well as mentally. It can affect the way you look at yourself and hit your self-esteem hard. And we know it isn’t easy. But your pimples do not define your beauty. You are beautiful no matter what. So take care of your lovely mind and stay positive while working towards curing the pimples. 

Be gentle – Let the foam work its magic

Pimples can be difficult to deal with and lead to acne scars and marks that might affect your self-esteem. One of the ways to deal with this is to use gentle soaps like Acnestar. These anti-acne soaps have antibacterial properties that nourish and cleanse your skin and help manage oil secretion. It can also be applied on other part of the body that needs immediate attention.  

Don’t live with the pimples, find a way to deal with them. 

Categories: Causes & Treatments
Tags: Acne

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