02/13/2015 10:17 am ET Updated Feb 13, 2015

End Blackheads With These Genius Skin Tricks

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You've seen the YouTube tutorials (google "Blackhead Removal SHOCKING Video" -- or don’t), the DIY facial-scrub recipes, and yes, even the little black dots all over your nose in your 10x magnifying mirror. Blackheads are exceedingly common. But, why are they so irksome?

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