Hoposo Blackhead Vacuum – Does it work?

Having oily skin, I’ve battled with blackheads, pores the size of craters and texture skin all my life. Despite the fact that oily skin ages/wrinkles slower than dry skin, it somehow never was an advantage. Large pores, contant blackheads and oil production large enough to fry eggs have been the deciding factors for all cosmetic related decitions I’ve made throughout the years. Although I’ve managed to control my oil production completely with proper skincare and makeup, I was never ableRead more

A chemist investigates: Blackheads vs Baking soda for blackhead removal. Does it work and is it safe?

Blackheads are a very common cause of annoyance for many of us. Those black dots, most often found on our T zone (forehead, nose, cheeks and chin) are the result of a clogged hair follicle or pore. They arise due to many reasons such as trapped dead skin cells clogging pores, bacteria, excess oil production, hormonal changes, skin irritation etc. They are most prominent in oily skin types because: (a) the pores are bigger and therefore more visible and (b)Read more