Pop Those Pimple Blues Kritika Ponia June 30, 2011 Beauty Pimples are really annoying, aren’t they? These tiny painful bumps on the skin can spoil your look altogether and lead to a lot of frustration. Loads of pimples lead to acne. If it is because of hormones and genes then there is very less one can do. But did you know what exactly causes acne? Acne is caused when hair follicles are clogged. Clogging is caused by bacteria, oils and dead cells. It is true that oily skin invites more acne but that is not the only reason. Many bad habits can lead to acne problems. Here are the top bad habits – Washing your skin every now and then. Vigorous scrubbing of the skin. Skipping your shampoo time. Letting your hair products wash through your face. Using oily products. Eating oily and greasy food. Popping your pimples Not bothering to wash your face when it is sweaty. Not really following your acne treatment. Stop all these and take care of your acne easily!