AUTHOR SHICARA / CATEGORY TRENDS / PUBLISHED: 02-Sep-2019
Understanding the difference between Blackheads and Whiteheads.
Both Blackheads and Whiteheads occur when occur when oil, bacteria, dirt, sweat, and other substances get trapped in your pores, resulting in a clogged pore. They are differentiated by their appearance as their name goes. Blackheads appear black or brown, Whiteheads appear white or clear. Both are typically found on your face and back.
Blackheads - Known as open comedones, comedones consist of follicles