Nothing can ruin your day like waking up to find a big red pimple on your face. We’ve all been there — and when you have an obvious zit just sitting there, it’s tempting to give it a good hard squeeze.
You’ve probably been told that popping acne is a big no-no. Guess what? Whoever told you that was absolutely right. Squeezing zits spreads bacteria over your face, irritates your skin and can even cause scarring.
That said, nobody wants to let a great big zit just sit there and fester. So here’s a four-step guide to dealing with pimples — that don’t involve attacking it with your grubby fingers!