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Popping zits
Dec 16, 2003
... Its going to scar anyways, no matter if you pop it or not. But its by far alot better if you just leave it alone... most of the time they will pop on their own and will heal alot faster. ... (10 replies)
... Well, a few years ago there were 4 big zits on my nose, which were very painfull and didn't seem to heal. In each of them were an inflammatory process with green pus. It was awful, it was a nightmare. ... (13 replies)
... Ok I have had OSP, obsessive skin picking disorder for years and have not had a picking spree for over 4 months. I used to PICK EVERY LITTLE BUMP EVERY NIGHT. I was scabby and gross for years. ... (1 replies)

... If it's deep in the skin and dosen't look like it's fully out don't pop it! ... (5 replies)
... I avoid touching my zits as much as possible, but if any of them come to a head, then I absolutely must pop it. I agree with andrew127 that a spot with pus looks far worse than a scab. ... (5 replies)
... Hrm... I know a motivation that will keep you from popping your zits: paying for a visit to the dermatologist's office. I used to have nodular acne that I would squeeze and pick at-- until a portion of my face became infected and gross. Then, I'd have to truck myself to the office, spend $60 for the office visit and $35 for a triemcilin (<--- misspelled) shot IN THE FACE. ... (6 replies)
It you dont pop it
Oct 20, 2007
... Popping zits is not recommended as it can contribute to scarring...which is more permanent and annoying than acne. ... (2 replies)
Why not pop zits?
Feb 11, 2004
... I don't know if it's scars, or maybe pigment or whatever from tanning booths? ... (1 replies)
... I just wanted to say that you are doing your skin serious damage if you pop zits or extract at home. Most of the red spots that I have had for a while are due to me not leaving them alone. ... (8 replies)
Pop zits?
May 28, 2002
... well i try not 2 pop em but if they r really big or painful ill put a little pressure on it and let it oozze out. But i dont not squeeze it 2 death even though id love 2 lol. But your right because the ones i leave alone still leave red marks! You cant win either way haha. ... (1 replies)
... You can call me "scar face" because I always used to pop my zits. So from experience JUST SAY NO TO POPPING SIT! ... (10 replies)
... I have no idea if my acne was called "inflammatory acne" or not. None of my doctors or dermatologists over the years ever used that term with me. I basically had lots of gross zits. ... (24 replies)
Acne Dysmorphia
Feb 23, 2007
... okay that I spend an hour or two infront of the mirror popping zits. ... (1 replies)
... tle patches of clogged pores. I have also gotten cysts from picking at little nothings. Now after 6 months of therapy, I don't pick like that anymore. I do scrub zits off with a washcloth sometimes to open them up and wash them away. ... (65 replies)
Squeeze or Leave?
Apr 13, 2002
... Well, my mom always tells me to leave pimples alone on my face, but I can't stand not to pop them. I dunno why, but I like to pop them. However they do go away more quickly once they are popped and scab over and heal but the downfall is that sometimes popping zits will cause more to spread. ... (3 replies)
... is way too much for you to be taking for you only be on it for a few days. 80 mg is usually necessary if your body is slow to respond after about 4 to 5 months, or prob. if your acne is more severe. I'd call and ask them if they know what they're doing, lol..but maybe not exactly in those words. ... (40 replies)
... If you have zits and black heads you can usually expect them to pop it. Trust me though, it can hurt reaaaaaaly bad if you have those big zits or alot. Especially if you hate and feel pain easily... ... (11 replies)
... DO NOT EVER POP YOUR ZITS, PIMPLES, NOTHING!!! I know that when you are young it may seem like the end of the world to get a pimple or two. ... (5 replies)
Mar 20, 2006
... I'm posting this just to rant, not really to accomplish anything. Feel free to post YOUR rants below. ... (8 replies)
... onth ago I was probably the worst at picking at my always looked horrible. But now since I have came to college I have just plained stoppped. I do still pop zits...but I wait until they are completly ripe. Something that i did not do before. I can not emphasize this helpes so much. ... (3 replies)

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