Pimples have a way of showing up just when you do not want them too (not that anyone ever wants a pimple to show up in the first place). There is nothing quite like waking up in the morning and looking in the mirror to see a gigantic pimple on your face (most likely your nose).
The first thing that you might have a compulsion to so is to pick at that enormous pimple, but you should not, because it could lead to acne scarring. You can immediately tell when a person has become a victim of facial acne scarring, because there are pits in the upper epidermal layers that actually somewhat resemble small craters.
How does acne scarring happen when you pick at a pimple? First, it is important to understand what caused that pimple in the first place. Pimples can occur because of hormones, allergic reactions to things, or because of diet. They are basically small skin infections that the body tries to neutralize.
When a person tries to pop pimple to get rid of the pus material, the dirt and invisible bacteria under their nails interacts with the pimple, thus causing it to heal incorrectly. So, what is the best way to prevent acne scarring? The key is in cleaning the skin with a face was twice a day and just letting annoying pimples heal themselves. Those who already have scars because of their pimples should consult with a dermatologist, because the scars can be treated via various laser procedures.