When it comes to issues like odor, eyebrows, weird bumps, or hair removal, you’d probably rather Google until your eyes burn than ask for help out loud. We get it. So to spare you the trouble, we spoke with New York City Dermatologist Debra Jaliman, MD, for the final word on some of your most cringe-worthy grooming queries. Because in the realm of zit popping and powdering your feet, advice from a pro is always better.

Views expressed here are fully those of dermatologist Debra Jaliman, MD, and are not endorsed by Gillette in any way.