White blackheads? How are Blackheads and Whiteheads Different?
by Lorena Jimenez on Feb 19, 2019
Are Whiteheads and Balckheads the Same?The answer to this question is no. Although whiteheads and blackheads are similar they do not refer to the same exact skin condition. And therefore the way to treat and eliminate blackheads and whiteheads can be very different.
BlackheadsIf we go through the definition of blackheads that I gave you on the first article Blackheads Fact Checking: What are they and why Do We Get Them?
“ Blackheads are essentially an accumulation of waste in which the most external part has become black due to oxidation. “Oxidation, like the name suggests, only occurs when something comes into contact with oxygen itself. And therefore the thing in question, in this case, the blackhead,the hair follicle has to be open to the air in order to oxidize.