Small white eruptions on the face and skin are defined as whiteheads. One can also call them as small white minuscule eruptions. It is caused due to dust and dirt that settles on the surface of the skin. Eruption of tiny white growth on the face that give your skin a rough feeling are common symptoms. You may also have blackheads alongside and together these give you a rough feel.
HOW IS WHITEHEADS DIAGNOSED?
The skin specialist or the dermatologist may perform a physical examination to diagnose the condition.
HOW IS WHITEHEADS TREATED?
Whitehead treatments work by reducing oil production, speeding up skin cell turnover, fighting bacterial infection or doing all three. With most prescription acne treatments, one may not see results for four to eight weeks, and your skin may get worse before it gets better. Oral prescription medications for acne should not be used during pregnancy, especially during the first trimester.
DID YOU KNOW?
If you maintain good cleansing and exfoliation habits then the problem won't recur.