Enlarged Pores


Beautiful Face SkinOne of the most common problems with face skin is enlarged pores. Even the most expensive facial care cosmetics can’t fight this skin defect. What makes it worse, enlarged pores are beneficial environment for different bacteria. Oily and mixed types of skin are characterized by enlarged pores. Unfortunately, the type of skin you have depends on your genes and you can do nothing about it. Neither can you get rid of enlarged pores for good, but you can use temporary solutions for it. Later on, you will have to support the positive effect when needed.

What Makes Pores Dirty

The top tip is to keep your face skin and pores clean. The following factors contribute to dirty pores:

  • disorders of internal secretion glands,
  • hormone fluctuations,
  • stress,
  • taking some medicine,
  • weakened immune system.

Skin Peeling to Narrow Pores

Skin peelings (surface and medium-depth) can help clean and narrow the pores. Chemical peel effect is based on removing a few surface layers of skin by means of chemical solutions. Peeling is intended to stimulate derma by removing the outer layers of the epidermis.

Enzyme Peel (Surface Peel)

Enzyme Peel is surface peel. Peel formula usually include such ferments as papain, bromelain and trypsin. The effect of enzyme peel is as mild as ultrasonic peel.

TCA Peel

TCA peel (using trichloracetic acid) falls into medium-depth peel category. It is effective for the correction of atrophic postinflammatory defects in patients with acne. It is quite aggressive treatment with 2-3 weeks recovery period.


Cryotherapy is the quickest and most comfortable treatment against enlarged pores. Cryotherapy helps resolve inflammatory infiltration of acnes, reduce oil production caused by oily seborrhea and lighten the skin for people who have skin pigmentation problems. The treatment can help against withered skin and fine wrinkles.

Best Way to Treat Enlarged Pores

You can’t get rid of enlarged pores by one visit to beauty salon. What you need is quite a long treatment. You have to combine professional treatment with daily facial care at home. All-round treatment is what can ensure a positive effect.

Source of the image: naturewithscience.com.