Pimples on the face give you a very uncomfortable feeling and your hands always reach for your pimple to pop it. Superficially, popping a pimple can put a scar on your face but deep inside it damages your skin cells. This also makes you vulnerable to the outside environment. It loosens your skin cells and makes them more prone to the process of aging. As per all the damages that popping a pimple can do to your skin you need to stop controlling your hand to reach your pimple. But now if you have popped your pimple and are finding the tips that you can do to prevent your skin from the damage it can cause to your skin, you are on the right page.
Keep reading to know about the remedies that you can do after popping a pimple:
Avoid touching your skin:
Avoid touching your face or the scar as much as you can because touching will add more bacteria to your skin that will darken the spot on your face. In case you need to touch your face, wash your hands with an antibacterial soap.
Use ice over your face:
Compressing your face with a block of ice will tighten your skin cell and make your skin appear fresh.
Continue your skincare routine:
Consistency is the key. Washing your face twice daily, applying acne treatment products, and exfoliating is necessary as it can keep pimples at bay and keep your pimple from worsening.
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About the Author: Dr. Iqra Mubashar is a registered Pharmacist originally from Lahore, Pakistan. She has earned her pharmacy degree from the University of veterinary and animal sciences, Lahore. She has completed her internship as a trainee from Children hospital, Lahore. She has completed her research work in clinical pharmacy and pharmaceutics. She has worked as a healthcare documentation head in Al-Qasim enterprises, Islamabad. She has specialized in prescription handling, drugs information, literature research, patient counseling, and pharmaceutical care planning. Her research work on coronavirus is under publication.