Your Blackheads May Not Be Blackheads (and Other Skin Science)

Life Hacks – Spoken Edition show

Summary: Most of us deal with acne in some form or another, and blackheads can be particularly irritating because they’re so noticeable. However, SciShow explains that sometimes those blackheads aren’t actually blackheads, and you probably shouldn’t mess with them. Blackheads are clogged pores that get plugged up with oil, dead skin cells, and bacteria.