English version

blackhead

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Hair & beauty
blackheadblack‧head /ˈblækhed/ noun [countable]  MIDCBa small dark spot on the skin, with a black centre
Examples from the Corpus
blackheadI wondered if he knew he had a blackhead.They contain, rather like a blackhead, a plug of material which can be expressed if the lesion is squeezed.He was still suffering from blackheads and other rash problems which jolted his vanity every time he looked in the mirror.Some cleansers help loosen simple blackheads, but are unsuitable for whiteheads, inflamed pimples or cysts.
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