Unlike their more run-of-the-mill cousins, you can’t see a blind pimple, but you can definitely feel it. To the touch, it feels like a little kernel underneath your skin and it usually comes along with a painful throbbing or tightness that never lets you forget it’s there. On one hand, out of sight, out of mind, right? Not so fast with a blind pimple because since you can’t see them (or pop them), they’re harder to treat.
But, if they’re left untreated, they can last for weeks. Here is everything you need to know about blind pimples and what to do about them.