10 Ways to Minimize Pores Naturally

Pores are a part of our life, just as breakups and taxes are. If you have large pores, there’s a solution to your problem.

Women, as well as men, at some point in their lives have to deal with blackheads.Blackheads, commonly known as comedo, are wide openings in the skin with black debris that cover the pores. Comedo is actually widened hair follicle filled with debris like keratin, bacteria and oil.

Sebum lubricates hair and skin and it is released through the pores. When blocked without the possibility of a proper exit, bacteria tend to accumulate in the pores. As a result of overproduction of oil in the skin, blackheads appear.

We give you 10 tips to shrink pores, as well as get rid of them.

 

Reduce Your Pores.

Oil-Free Cleanser

They wash dirt, oil, and makeup away, and don’t affect the natural moisture of your face.  Rinse with cold water, as it will shrink your pores.

Clay Mask

These masks strip water and oil from the skin, and as a result shrink your pores. You should use clay masks with bentonite and kaoline clay.

Natural Masks

Combine 2 eggs, 4 tablespoons of sugar, a few drops of acidic liquid and your mask is ready.Apply it on your face and leave it on for 15 minutes. Rinse with cold water.

Skin Toners

Skin toners even out the skin. They help with oily and shiny skin, prevent breakouts and clogged pores.

Astringents

Just as same as the toners, but alcohol-based and much stronger. They are only recommended for highly tolerant and oily skin.

Skin Exfoliation

Apply a cleanser on your face and gently scrub using a gritty scrub.

Vitamin C

Vitamin C stimulates the production of collagen and elastin.

Steam

All you need is a few simple ingredients: hot water, lemon juice, ice cubes, and a washcloth. Fill a large container with hot water.Then, hold your face over it for 3-5 minutes. Put the lemon juice on the washcloth and dab it on your face. Rinse with cold water. Finally, gently massage your face using the ice cubes.

Do Not Keep Your Makeup on Overnight

Never keep your makeup on overnight, as it clogs pores and makes the skin oily, which causes blemishes and large pores.

Water

You should drink more water instead of carbonated drinks. This will reduce the size of your pores, as water eliminates toxins from the body unlike carbonated drinks that harm your overall health.

Try these tips and get rid of stubborn large pores for good!