You may not want to admit it, but you've likely dealt with acne at least once in your life Sometimes, when zit creams and DIY potions just don't do the trick, you might feel the only option left is to squeeze and hope for the best. But, if you're anything like me, you may not have known about the surprising and gross things that happen when you pop a pimple. Sure, there are the obvious disgusting results of what happens when you release the pressure of a Mount Vesuvius-sized blemish on your face, but there's more to it than that, actually.
You don't have to be a dermatologist or some kind of whitehead wizard to get the low down (and dirty) details on what's really going on above and below the surface of your skin when you squeeze a spot. Clearly, regardless of any new information you learn, there are still going to be some days when you give in to temptation and deflate the cartoonishly large pimple that's been staring you straight in the eye since you woke up. So, proceed with caution
But get ready to have your mind blown — and your appetite potentially lost — with the surprising things that can happen when you pop a pimple.