On the Oprah Winfrey show, Dr Mehmet Oz said that most of us cannot leave a pimple alone without bursting it. Well, even if that makes our skin slightly bruised and red later on, we would still want to pop that zit and get rid of it as soon as possible. But most of us are doing it right. First of all, don’t squeeze it out because you might end up macerating the skin around it which would lead to permanent damage to the skin.
Here are certain techniques explained by the dermatologist on how to attack pimples without leaving a scar.
People tend to squeeze out a pimple and destroy the healthy skin tissue around it.
Rather, you can use a sterile needle cleaned with spirit or alcohol and pierce the ugly looking pimple parallel to the skin.
Make sure you are only piercing the pimple on the white portion that has already emitted pus and is already the dead part of the skin.
That part has no sensation and that way, you won’t feel any pain while inserting the needle into it as well.