The pores in the skin are very tiny; they are clogged due to the dust, pollution and also due to the stress. Due to the food habits also the pores get opened as the sebaceous glands secretes more than normal. This excess production may cause the skin to lose its elasticity and make it unhealthy. If the pores are not cleaned properly, they may lead to occurrence of pimples, acne, black heads, white heads too. Nowadays this problem is common in the all age groups. So here we are discussing the tips for clearing the pores and minimizing the open pores.
Home remedies to shrink the enlarge open skin pores
Tomato to shrink large pores
Tomato is the most effective process to reduce enlarged skin pores. The tomato is rich in astringent properties. This helps to remove surplus oil that can tighten the skin and minimize large open skin pores. This has lycopene and anti-oxidant properties. This acts to slow down the aging process and helps to repair the skin fast as well. Prepare a mixture of 1 tablespoon of fresh tomato juice with 3 – 4 drops of freshly squeezed lemon juice. Mix them well and apply this lotion on your face. This helps to get rid of enlarged skin pores. You should keep the lotion on the skin for about 15 minutes and then only rinse it off with cool water. This is an added advantage to work well and remove skin blemishes from your face.
Almonds to shrink open pores
Almonds are rich and has a skin restorative properties of almonds. This helps to minimize the open pores. This makes your skin smooth and clear the skin. Take 5 – 6 almonds and crush them into smooth paste. Add a few drops of lemon juice. Grind them into a smooth paste. Apply this paste on face. Leave it for about 20 minutes. Rinse it off with cold water. Another way, prepare a mixture of grounded almond powder and orange peel powder. Mix them well and apply it on your face. Gently rub it on your face in circular motion. This is best to cure opened skin pores. Alternatively, take a ripe banana and mash it into smooth paste. Add two teaspoons of sweet almond oil to it. Apply it on your face. Leave it off for about 20 minutes. Rinse it off with water.
Green tea to shrink large open skin pores
Green tea is great for your skin. This can get a tannin that is present in green tea. This helps to remove toxins and can reduce irritants from your skin. This helps to tighten your skin pores. Prepare an organic face pack and mix 1 tablespoon of green tea powder with 3 tablespoons of water. Allow the green tea mixture to sit for about 5 minutes. Blend an egg white and add 2 teaspoons of flour into it. Mix them well and use this green tea mixture on your skin. Apply it on clean and freshly washed skin. Rinse it off with warm water.
Besan and turmeric powder to shrink open pores
This mixture helps in minimizing the open pores. Besan powder, turmeric powder, curd and olive oil are added into a bowl and mixed well. Allow it to cool in fridge for 30 min and apply this on the face/ skin after it is cleaned for about 20 min and wash it off with cold water. Then massage gently with an ice cube and apply the moisturizer later. Practicing this twice in a week for about 2-3 months gives the better result.
Green tea for open pores
This acts as good skin lightening agent as it removes dirt all over the body if we have a cup of tea. Thereby it cleans up the clogged pores of skin. A pack can be prepared by mixing tea powder with water and applied onto the face/ skin. Egg white and gram flour can also mix with tea powder and used for face pack.
Curd & gram flour to shrink and tighten large pores
This mixture is used for treating the open pores. These pores may lead to serious acne due to heavy secretions clogged in it. Apply this paste onto the skin for 10 minutes and wash it off with warm water. This gives better relief if it is practiced for 2 more months, twice daily.
Avoid over sun exposure for enlarged skin pores
Continued exposure may lead to loss of elasticity of skin due to damage of collagen. This may lead to open pores. So control exposure of sun or wear protective’s while going out.
Ice for shrinking open pores
This acts as best homemade tip in controlling the open pores. It removes the makeup on the skin and improves the circulation of the skin and skin tone. Washing face/skin with cold water also improves the circulation. Place the wrapped ice cubes in a clean cloth onto the skin for 10-15 min gives great relief. We can also add upon the juice like apple, cucumber, green tea, rose water for making that ice cube.
Egg white to get rid of large pores on face
This is used mainly to remove make up dirt / greasy material present on the skin. This helps in minimizing the open pores. Applying this onto the face twice in a week gives better results. We can also opt lemon juice / oatmeal in the egg white solution and apply onto the face. Allow it to dry for 10-15 minutes and wash it off with cool water. Practicing this for about a month gives a good skin tone.
Sugar scrub for large skin pores
This can be prepared easily at home as it reduces the open pores by removing the excess dirt/ oil present in the skin. Sugar, honey, olive oil, lemon juice is mixed well and this is used as a scrub for about 5-10 minutes twice in a week for about a month continuously gives the better results.
Baking soda to shrink open pores
It also removes the excess oil, dirt present on the skin, thereby it prevents the acne, pimples, spots that occur on the skin. Baking soda & water is mixed properly and is applied on the skin, massage gently in the circular motion for some time, and wash it off with cool water. Practicing this daily gives better results.
Fuller’s earth to tighten the skin
It’s used as a natural remedy for open pores and reduces the scars/ blemishes/tanned skin as it removes the excess oil/ dirt clogged in the skin. It’s also available as Multani mitti in the market. Mix this mitti with the rose water and made a paste. This is applied onto the skin and washed off after 1- 15 minutes with cold water. Practicing this twice a week gives better results.
These tips can be easily prepared and followed at home. By this tips, skin tone can be improved easily without wasting time at parlors.