Translation of blackhead in Spanish:

blackhead

espinilla, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈblakhɛd//ˈblækˌhɛd/

noun

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    espinilla feminine
    punto negro masculine
    comedón masculine formal
    • If the lipid material accumulates in the hair follicle, we have the formation of comedones, or blackheads.
    • If mixed with the secretion of the sebaceous glands, blackheads will come up on the face.
    • The bumps can be blackheads, whiteheads, pimples, or cysts.
    • But how do you get someone to see all the love and longing lurking behind pimples, blackheads and misty specs?
    • The reality, says the spa manager, is that a regular facial is crucial for deep exfoliation and treatment for lines, dehydration, oily skin, scarring, blocked pores and blackheads.
    • I could see every single blackhead on his nose, and the imprints where his glasses rested, as well as the flecks of brown in his angry black eyes.
    • You have moderate acne if you have swelling, red bumps, or pustules, along with the whiteheads and blackheads.
    • Acne is the blanket term used for skin irritations, including blackheads, whiteheads, pimples, and the deeper cysts that may form on your shoulders, neck, face or other areas.
    • These pimples vary according to the severity of the acne and range from whiteheads, blackheads, pustules and nodules to cysts.
    • Like benzoyl peroxide, sulfur keeps bacteria in check and works wonders on whiteheads, blackheads and pimples.
    • Even though some people with rosacea had acne as teenagers, the disorder has little to do with the pimples and blackheads that commonly afflict teenagers.
    • Typically, people with acne get blackheads.
    • Salicylic acid is effective, especially on whiteheads and blackheads.
    • Together with dead skin cells, the sebum blocks the hair follicles, which enables the formation of ‘spots’ ranging from blackheads to painful red nodules.
    • Most teens that get acne have the milder form, called non-inflammatory acne, and get just a few blackheads or whiteheads every now and then.
    • Patient education is important since attempts to extrude blackheads or pustules may lead to deeper, potentially scarring lesions.
    • Sam's fleshy, thin, potato-chip ears, small patches of white hair on his head, blackheads, brown warts and moles make him hard to beat in the ugliest dog contest.
    • The resulting build up of sebum behind the blockage helps produce blackheads and whiteheads.
    • Most people have noninflammatory acne, a relatively mild form with just a few whiteheads and blackheads.
    • Do not try to remove blackheads or squeeze spots.