As we all know that our body contains the sweat glands and the process to release salty liquid is called perspiration. These pores are the openings on the skin which connects to sweat glands. The pores on skin’s surface trapping dirt and bacteria and also helps maintain the temperature of the body from taking off the excessive heat through sweating.
Large pores are the result of genetics, age, or in some cases, the lack of hygiene. People with oily skin often have larger pores. The decrease in the elasticity of the skin that occurs with age can cause the pores appear larger. Acne and blackheads also contribute to the large pores, since the diameter of the pores expands when they become clogged with dirt, bacteria, and dead skin cells.
How to get rid of large pores?
A routine skin care that includes cleaning, toning, exfoliation and hydration often can solve the multiple problems that lead to large pores.
Tomato is very good especially for the treatment of oily skin, pimples and other acne problems. It’s not necessary to eat the tomato to get its benefits (although highly recommended), but let’s talk about it’s application directly on skin.
This fruit is a natural astringent that helps to refresh and tone the skin pores, contains vitamin A and C which helps control the oil and gives more life to dull skin and also promotes cell regeneration.
Pick up a tomato and remove the skin, grind it up and apply it on your face (forehead, nose and Chin) T-zone, leave for fifteen minutes and wash it with warm water. If you want to enhance the home treatment, add a little sugar and take off the mask with the tips of your fingers making circles on your skin, it is very effective with black spots and open pores.
Tea Tree Oil:
Since ancient times, the Aborigines of Australia have used tea tree leaves to relieve not only different diseases but also to improve skin texture and make their beauty rituals.
The tea tree has many healing properties because it is recognized antiseptic, disinfectant and skin regenerator to activate cells and stimulate oxygenation. So you can try adding a few drops of oil of tea tree for face packs to minimize the size of the pores. You can also try adding tea tree oil drops to water or a little honey and then apply to your face to reduce the size of your pores.
Aloe Vera is the plant of choice for skin care, as it moisturizes, softens, cleanses and regenerates. The three layers of the skin – epidermis, the dermis, and the hypodermis – penetrates and expels bacteria and oily deposits that clog the pores. The Aloe gel has a moisturizing power, penetrating four times higher than the water, which greatly increases its effectiveness.
Upon entering, the action of its natural nutrients, minerals, vitamins, amino acids and enzymes stimulate reproduction of new cells, since it is a cell regenerator portentous, healing, invigorating and high penetration into the skin. Used on a regular basis prevents early wrinkles and slows down their own age. Reduce the size of pores.
If you have dry skin: aloe gel mixed with olive oil, avocado or sweet almond for excellent nutrition. If you have oily skin: using the gel alone is astringent and reduces excess oil, maybe we notice a certain tightness at first, if it bothers just apply gel after the shower, with the face still wet, so get perfect hydration without the oily face . If you have normal or combination skin: you can use aloe gel without mixing, applying it until fully absorbed.
It is not only perfect for closing pores, but to soften the skin and have a mild astringent effect. Begins to prepare this mask grating the Apple (including your skin) and add the tablespoon of yogurt, the lemon juice and the honey.
Mix well until obtaining a homogeneous paste. Then you will have to implement on the parts of your skin that has the open pores and leave it for 15-20 minutes. Ideal to apply before bedtime. Clean with warm water.
Oatmeal Face Pack:
Oatmeal paste absorbs and removes dirt and impurities from the surface, deep cleans pores and hydrates and softens our skin. This is a basic mask serving as an excellent exfoliating.
Mix ¾ Cup dry oatmeal with 1/3 cup of warm water to form a sticky and soft paste. Apply it with the fingertips on face, protecting the eye area. Then sit back and relax until the mask dries.
When you feel a little sting, it’s time to wash with warm water and dry the skin with a clean towel. This mixture makes your skin soft and smooth and also reduce the size of your pores.
Another natural technique to close pores of the face is applying a cucumber mask. To do this, cut the cold cucumber (must be in the refrigerator) into thin slices and apply them to the areas of the face where the pores are dilated.
Lie down on a bed or Chair with your eyes closed (if desired for best effect apply two cotton soaked in cold infusion of Chamomile on them to shrink bags) and let the properties of cold cucumber to penetrate into the skin by closing the pores.
Fuller’s Earth Pack:
Get this and use it about every 7 days or less, with the skin care recipe as follows:
Mix 1 tablespoon of fuller’s Earth, 1 teaspoon of sandalwood, ½ teaspoon of milk, cream, 1 teaspoon of rosewater, 1 teaspoon of honey and mix well.
Apply this natural face mask on face, do not place it around the eyes. The area around the eyes, apply a mixture of ½ teaspoon of honey, ½ teaspoon cucumber juice and ½ teaspoon of cream to the area around the eyes.
Let the masks on the face for 10 minutes. Use a small amount of rose water ball of cotton on the face. Smooth face mask and gently wash it under running water. Dry with a soft towel.
This beauty with papaya mask nourishes the skin and moisturizes without causing outbreaks, while it cleans and eliminates dead cells and impurities and helps in improving the big pores.
How to make a mask with papaya for skin?
• 2 tablespoons of papaya pulp.
• 1 drop of olive oil.
How to prepare:
• mix the ingredients perfectly.
How to apply:
• apply the mixture on the clean skin.
• Leave the face 15 minutes.
• Remove with warm water.
Make a mask of almonds. Mixture of almond flour and water to form a thick paste. Apply gently on face and leave for 20 minutes. Rinse the mask off your face with warm water.
You should regularly eat citrus fruits such as oranges and the lemon, since they contain the necessary nutrients that produce stronger skin and reconstructs the collagen, resulting gain in elasticity of your skin.
Drink plenty of water and try to keep your skin hydrated and moist, so that your skin cells can function properly. You can use products that are non-Comedogenic (non-comedogenic moisturizers) to keep your skin hydrated and healthy.
You should know that it is necessary to hydrate the skin high hydration, since this helps to clean the pores. Always use light moisturizers after cleaning your face immediately. Another important thing to remember is that the chemicals with the lesser additives are the best for the skin.