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How to Get Rid of Blackheads Quiz
by Staff
Heartbreak, awkwardness, hormones, blackheads...you probably hoped to leave these adolescent problems behind. Are you an expert on getting rid of blackheads? Test your knowledge and find out just how much you don't know.

Acne doesn't just happen to teenagers. What percentage of cases of acne occur in adults?

  • 50 percent
  • 15 percent
  • 20 percent

Whiteheads are pores clogged with what?

  • Oil and dead skin cells
  • Hormones and dirt
  • Grease and food particles
  • Exposure to air
  • Exposure to heat
  • Exposure to water

What effect does eating chocolate have on your skin?

  • Makes acne better
  • Makes acne worse
  • Has no effect on acne

What effect does harsh scrubbing have on your skin?

  • Makes acne better
  • Makes acne worse
  • Has no effect on acne

Which of these products could possibly make acne worse?

  • Toner
  • Astringent
  • Both toner and astringent

Why is squeezing pimples bad?

  • It can lead to allergies.
  • It can spread bacteria.
  • It can cause warts.

What everyday item could be causing blackheads on your face?

  • Toothbrush
  • Cell phone
  • Contact solution

Salicylic acid can help prevent blackheads. How does it do this?

  • Slows the natural sloughing off process of dead skin cells
  • Reduces the amount of oil your skin produces
  • Stimulates your immune system

Can sun exposure help acne?

  • Yes
  • No
  • Only temporarily