Blackhead Removal in Hyderabad, India

Blackheads skin around clogged pores opens causing the collected sebum oil or dead skin cells to oxidize and turn black!!

Black heads, are also known as open comedones or open pores. They are also the first stage of acne. They are seen as clogged pore which contains dead skin cells, sebum etc. There is initially white head formation due to clogging of pores, which when oxidization to air causes dark spot. These are commonly seen on the face as black, tiny protrusions. Occurs in both men and women. Can be seen in any age group.

It is caused by Hormonal imbalance, PCOS, increased sweating, pollution, dirt on face etc. Scrubbing, pinching or squeezing can make them worst.

Blackhead commonly appear on face and neck or in the areas where there are more hair follicles.

Treatment is done with combination of topical therapy and physical extraction procedures like

Benzyl Peroxide: Acts as antibacterial and anti-inflammatory. It causes additional dryness.

Retinoids: They increase the skin cell turnover rate. They cause severe dryness with photosensitivity

Salicylic acid: It is BHA which acts on upper layers of the skin. It is used as topical as well as chemical peel.

Other medical treatment: Azelaic acid, Resorcinol etc may be used.

Comedone extraction: When the white head becomes big then it can be extracted with help of comedone extractor.

Chemical peel: Salicylic acid peel, mandelic acid peel, glycolic acid peel can be used to remove the upper layers and to control sebum production.

LLLT: Done to prevent the bacteria to proliferate and cause the acne

Medifacials: Using advanced technology, hydrafacial and dermaclear, both help in extraction of whiteheads and blackheads 

Microdermabrasion: Done to remove the superficial dead skin layer along with white heads and black heads.