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Everything you need to know about the insect that lives on your face, and how to get rid of it.

There's a lot of things that make my skin crawl, but never once did I think that there were things things that crawl on my skin. Below is information on something you may have never known before and something you may not want to know about. This is the I sext that lives on your face.

Creepy Crawlies :

The name of this particular insect is Demodex. While ab entire species of them exists only two types of them live on your face. They live near the eyebrows, mustache and beard, they are most comfortable near hair follicles. What I'm about to tell you next is not for the faint hearted, however it is facts.

These creatures mate on the face of humans and lay their eggs in the holes of hair follicles. While the total lifespan of this creature is only a few weeks, they mate a lot so they are always present on the face of a human being.

While not everyone has them most people do, however they are not dangerous if properly controlled, instead they actually help you by cleaning out dead skin. However if you are set on trying to get rid of them. There are methods you can try.

How to get rid of them :

Start by washing your face twice daily, this will help keep your skin clean and help reduce their population. Also regularly clean your bed sheets and pillow cases to remove any of them that could have gotten embedding in the fabric. Please do not excessively scrub your face, even though you might want to after reading this, as this may cause dry skin which provide them with another food source.

Having these bugs on your face is absolutely normal and should not be feared. Everyone does and they can help you in many ways. So do not fear them. This article is meant as an education source only so please take it at just that. What do you think of these observations, tell me in the comments section and follow for more lifestyle news as it happens.

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Creepy Crawlies Demodex


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