Our skin consists of millions of skin pores which are invisible to the naked eye. However, the older we get the looser our skin becomes, and most of the time, the pores can stretch and become bigger, affecting our overall aesthetic image and our self-esteem.
While there are a number of treatments and procedures which claim to help shrink the pores, these methods are highly dangerous as they involve either laser therapy or chemical products, both of which can affect your skin in a negative way and further worsen the problem.
That is why, in this article, we are going to present you a few natural remedies you can try, that are guaranteed to help tighten the pores.
- Apple Cider Vinegar as Natural Skin Toner
Take a tablespoon of acv and mix it with 5 tablespoons of drinking water, before pouring the mixture in a spray bottle. After washing your face well, spray the solution all over your face and give it time to dry before using moisturizer. This will tighten the pores and stabilize your skin’s pH levels.
- Aloe Vera as Night Cream
Aloe Vera has been famous for its skin beneficial properties. You can apply some aloe Vera gel on your face and let it sit overnight, washing it only in the morning. This will moisturize your skin and tighten the pores while nourishing the skin and remove dirt from the pores.
- Egg White Mask
- 1 Egg white
- 2 tbsp. of Oatmeal
- 2 tbsp. of Lemon juice
How to make:
Simply mix the egg white with the oatmeal and lemon juice to prepare a paste, and apply it on your face, letting it sit for half an hour before washing it off with cold water.
- Baking Soda
Just mix baking soda and some clean water in equal amounts, and apply the paste on your face. Let it sit for 1 minute before rinsing it off. Avoid using this paste on a daily basis as it will dry your skin. Also, be sure to always apply moisturizer after the treatment.