7. They Are Preventable

The great news is that whiteheads can be prevented. That doesn’t mean you’ll never get one again, but certain steps can keep that at bay for the most part. Be sure you cleanse your skin each day, but don’t over wash because that can strip the healthy oils that keep your skin healthy

. Look for make-up and skincare products that don’t clog pores and be sure to eat lots of healthy foods.

Do you get whiteheads? I’ve had my fair share and they aren’t pretty or comfortable, so I’m glad I have all the facts that can help me keep them away. Did you learn anything new from this list?

Sources: healthline.com, webmd.com