Large pores can easily seem like a curse of nature. But in actuality, large pores have their benefits and can be improved. But it always feels like people are looking at your pores instead of looking at you. This was a concern of mine, too! I'm not going to lie, it was annoying. So what's the deal with large pores? What are their purposes? Why do some people have large pores and others don't? These are common questions I get in the spa, so you are not the only one! The good news is that I'm going to tell you the best treatments that target large pores and some things you can do while at home to help you reach your #skingoals.
Why Large pores?
What's the deal with pores anyway? They do have a purpose, hence their exsistence. The body uses pores as an avenue or a tunnel to eliminate oil, sweat, and toxins that are in the body. What goes in, must find a way out. This is one of many benefits of pores. The size of your pores are based mainly on genetics. Unfornately you were chosen to carry this so called "burden." But looking on the bright side, those who have large pores tend to age more gracefully and at a slower pace due to amount of natural oils on the skin.
Aging skin plays a role in the appearance of large pores, too. As you age, the rate your body produces newer cells and collagen slows down, gravity steps in which pulls the skin downward making the pores seems much larger and more prominate. The great news is that we now have things like technology to help reverse the signs of aging and reduce the size and appearance of large pores.
Micro-needling is a wonderful option for providing an overall healthier and more radiant appearance to the skin. It is also a safe, quick, and comfortable choice for all skin types.
Designed for all skin types. Unveil supple, brighter, smoother skin with a Dermaplaning Treatment. Dermaplaning uses a medical grade scalpel to shave off and targets unwanted facial hair, blemishes, fine lines and wrinkles, uneven texture, and dark spots. Immediate results, no down time, and back to work same day!
Ideal for dehydrated, dry or mature skin, this facial delivers visible results with cutting edge ingredients and microcurrent technology. Fight the signs of visible aging and reduce those well-earned fine lines and wrinkles with this natural face lift. You will leave with a natural face lift and firm skin. This procedure uses eletronic currents to strengthen the muscles in the face to lift, tighten and tone for a nautral facelift result.
4. Radio Frequency
This advanced treatment lifts, tightens and tones aging sagging skin, and large pores. Provides a natural face lift to those you are not a fan of surgical procedures. This add-on is commplimentary w/ the AntiAging Facial.
5. High Frequency
Painless service that detoxifies the skin. It targets acne casuing bacteria and blemishes. This service is complimentary w/ the Acne Facial.
What you can do at home.
Say you have an event to attend, but you don't want your pores out shining you. The good news is that there's always things you can do at home to improve the appearance of large pores. Using a toner or a clay mask after you've cleansed your face will tighten the pores and minimize their size. You can also use ice cubes, massage them on the face, and use a poreless primer prior to appying your makeup. All of these methods will draw your pores in and tighten them to reduce their size. Try it out!