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Is baking soda effective in absorbing hair grease (“dry wash”) if one is unable to wash their hair w/shampoo for whatever reason?

When I was a youngster & a teenager, I had several ear surgeries, and I was not able to wash my hair for several days (just sponge bath the rest of the body). I always have had long hair, and it's ...
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What are the differences between blackheads and whiteheads? Different oils? Or different outcome?

What are the differences between blackheads and or whiteheads? Are different types of oils (sebaceous) involved? Or are they irritated by different things? Or does one become a pimple? And the other ...