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Large Pores (Definition)

Pores appear as small openings in the surface of your skin. They are usually most apparent in the t-zone -- the forehead, nose and chin. Pores are more noticeable and may appear larger when they become clogged with dirt, oil and dead skin cells. Pore size is fixed and is determined mainly by your genes. Your pores may become slightly larger with age or with repeated exposure ...Read more


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What are some good remedies for large pores?

What are some good remedies for large pores?

Retinoid: Though there is no ideal treatment to minimize pore size, you may consider the use of a topical retinoid, chemical peels, or laser resurfacing as effective options. ...Read more

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What is the best thing to treat large pores?

What is the best thing to treat large pores?

Keep it clean: Keeping your face clean and not oily is the key. Http://www. Webmd. Com/beauty/skin-glow-13/minimize-pores ...Read more

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Is there a way to diminish or even close large pores?

Is there a way to diminish or even close large pores?

No: You can not actually close pores. They aren't muscular in nature to be able to be opened or closed they are small opening in your skin. You can use makeup and different things to diminish their appearance. Cleansers and toners keep them clean but you can not actually close them. Wash your face daily as the pores can get clogged and enlarge. You can use ice to tighten skin around the pores. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: large pores?

What is the definition or description of: large pores?

See below: Pores appear as small openings in the surface of your skin. They are usually most apparent in the t-zone -- the forehead, nose and chin. Pores are more noticeable and may appear larger when they become clogged with dirt, oil and dead skin cells. Pore size is fixed and is determined mainly by your genes. Your pores may become slightly larger with age or with repeated exposure to the sun's rays. ...Read more

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One of my cheeks is red and oily all the time with large pores. The other is normal with no problems. What is the problem?

One of my cheeks is red and oily all the time with large pores. The other is normal with no problems. What is the problem?

Face.: W/o pictures can't tell if only one sided may be reaction to pillow or something that contacts skin. This requires detective work as what do u do to this side or what do u expose it to? Consult physician. ...Read more

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How to get rid of large pores cheaply?

How to get rid of large pores cheaply?

Large pores: A potent astringent, lemon juice tones your skin and reduces the appearance of large pores. In her book "natural beauty secrets from india, " roshni dayal recommends soaking a clean cotton pad in lemon juice and dabbing it onto your face to shrink pores. Leave the juice on for about five minutes, and rinse with cool water. ...Read more

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How does a dermatologist shrink large pores?

Difficult: Pore reduction is difficult...Some advocate chemical peels, laser resurfacing, and / or the use of a topical retinoid. ...Read more

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I have "holes" in my armpits. They get infected easily. Are they just large pores?

Armpits: A lot sebaceous cysts in the axilla (armpits) are from deodorants. Use baby powder for a while. I found Arm and Hammer stick deodorant best for cyst prevention after your initial episode has cleared up ...Read more

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How can I aid large pores and blackheads?

How can I aid large pores and blackheads?

Keep it clean: Keeping your face clean and not oily is the key. Http://www. Webmd. Com/beauty/skin-glow-13/minimize-pores ...Read more

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I have large pores on my nose that are full of pus?

I have large pores on my nose that are full of pus?

Dermatologist: Besides making sure that your nose is washed carefully and cleansed you should consult with a dermatologist on the best regimen for your particular skin. ...Read more

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I have large pores and blackheads on my nose and my cheeks. Options?

I have large pores and blackheads on my nose and my cheeks. Options?

Large pores: Dermatologist pore treatment methods are generally microdermabrasion, laser resurfacing, and chemical peels. Microdermabrasion uses microcrystals to remove dead skin from the skin surface. It can also unclog pores, removing whiteheads and blackheads. Microdermabrasion also results in healthy, clear skin. Topical medication includes tretinoin. ...Read more

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I have large pores on whole face and brown blemishes. Suggest me best treatment?

I have large pores on whole face and brown blemishes. Suggest me best treatment?

Large Pores: Retin-a creams, also known in generic form as tretinoin, is used for the treatment of acne vulgaris and has also been shown to reduce the appearance of wrinkles on the face and will also reduce facial pores. It is available in different concentrations and can be prescribed by your doctor. Apply it to the affected areas before going to bed. ...Read more

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What is good for 40 year old women who have large pores, blackheads and redness?

What is good for 40 year old women who have large pores, blackheads and redness?

Adult acne: Adult acne is not uncommon and treatment should be individualized. I recommend evaluation by a dermatologist before trying any acne treatment. ...Read more