The open pores are quite common, which makes women often use more foundation and sometimes also men not like it at all. We will discuss some points on the open pores and will see some homemade masks that can be done to help close them and improve the appearance of the skin.
Why do it occur?
Dilated pores are related, especially with the oily skin and often those pores that are open are merely the result of the ducts of the glands that produce sebum. It also plays a genetic role most of the time. In addition, a hygiene that is not correct can worsen the situation.
What can be done?
In addition to caring for facial cleansing steps, you can apply different masks that will help close the open pores and improve its appearance. For example, you can try a mask of wheat flour and lemon: first will provide zinc, vitamin E and some of the group B which hydrate and provide more elasticity to the skin, while the second ingredient is known to be excellent astringent and leveling of the skin pH.
What do you need?
Half glass of warm water, three tablespoons of wheat flour and half lemon juice. It’s very easy to do: just mix the ingredients until a paste that can be applied on the skin of your face, let stand about 20 minutes – try to leave the relaxed face, without gesticulate – and then rinse well with cold water. Apply your moisturizer always. It is advisable to use twice a week, at night.
Another mask that you can try to open pores is one of aloe vera and orange: you only need an orange juice and a tablespoon of gel of the plant. This is one of the most recommended combinations to enhance the skin with open pores, as it provides vitamin C, exfoliates and cleans, while balancing and toning the skin.
Preparation: Extracts orange juice and then the inside of a piece of aloe vera gel, mixing until a homogeneous combination. If possible, heat a little preparation, as it will be better if it is warm before applying. Placed on the skin with a cotton swab. Let stand about 20 minutes and remove with fresh water. Apply your moisturizer.
Third option: Mask of egg white and baking soda. Bicarbonate acts as an astringent, while the egg white nourishes and strengthens. You will also need some milk. Proportions: a tablespoon of baking soda, egg white and half a glass of milk.
Step by step: Heat a little milk until warm, add the teaspoon of baking soda and egg white. Mix well and apply with a cotton swab on the skin – will be rather liquid. Then massage the skin with cotton and circular motions for a few minutes. It is advisable to perform the procedures a couple of times per week.