Enlarged Pores

enlarged pores

Large pores are a major concern for those looking to improve their appearance. High sebum secretion and decreased elasticity of skin around pores can result in enlarged pores, which can be an aesthetic concern. Phytoceuticals, Inc. is the number one supplier of Vitamin C skin care products that can help minimize enlarged pores. Our products are suitable for different skin types, safe to use, and effective.

Understanding Enlarged Pores

Common signs of enlarged pores include:

  • Usually appear on the chin, nose, and forehead
  • Unattractive in appearance
  • Pores are often larger on the nose
  • Possible occurrence of blackheads
  • Visible large pores that can appear anywhere on the body

Pores are tiny openings in the skin that act as pathways for sebum to infiltrate the epidermis. Pores become problematic when environmental impurities and dead skin block their opening, potentially causing oil buildup and congestion. This can lead to blackheads and breakouts.  

Enlarged pores can develop from a variety of reasons including aging, hormones, dirt, and genetics. As people age, the skin starts to produce less elastin and collagen. When the skin around each pore loses its firmness and ability to bounce back, the opening of the pores grows. The natural exfoliation process of the skin then slows down over time. This results in a buildup of dead cells on the surface of the skin, filling pores and stretching them out to give them an enlarged appearance.  

Genetics also play a part when it comes to enlarged pores, especially those that appear on the nose. Men tend to have more pronounced pores when compared to women, but women may be at a higher risk for developing enlarged pores due to hormonal changes during pregnancy, menopause, and puberty.

Skin type can also play a role in the development of large pores. Oily skin types have a higher tendency to overproduce sebum, increasing the chance of enlarged pores.

Popular Products for Enlarged Pores

Antioxidants like retinols, exfoliating acids, and Vitamin C are important ingredients to help minimize pores; these products can help clear dead skin, reduce excess sebum, and unclog congested pores.

Below is a short list of products we recommend for your enlarged pores concerns:

  • Superheal™ O-Live Mask
  • Retinol 1%
  • Superheal™ O-Live Serum
  • Intense Line Defense
  • Balancing Toner
  • Soothing Cleanser
  • ... and more!

Common Enlarged Pores FAQs

  • How do enlarged pores affect mental well-being?

Although enlarged pores are usually harmless, they may not look aesthetically pleasing. As a result, some people have lowered self-esteem and confidence.

  • Will using Phyto-C skin care products help minimize my enlarged pores?

Yes! Phyto-C’s retinol helps shrink pores by resurfacing skin. Retinol stimulates the turnover of skin cells while cleanses dead skin and old debris.

  • How can I prevent enlarged pores?

Cleansing every day is important for removing surface debris, which can clog pores. It is therefore important to find a cleanser that helps remove dead skin cells, bacteria, toxins, and oil. Keeping pores clean will help prevent them from growing.

Get Advanced Treatment Products for Enlarged Pores from Phytoceuticals, Inc. Today

Established in 1995, Phytoceuticals, Inc. is an internationally recognized leader in natural product chemistry skincare and health care products. Our high-end products include the innovative topical Vitamin C (L-Ascorbic Acid) formulation, for which we received the following grants: NCI Grant #1 R43- CA83538-01A1 and NCI Grant #1-R43-CA94484-01. Our wide range of products is hand inspected using a six-point quality control assurance system, giving you complete peace of mind that they are both effective and safe.

If you have any questions about our skin care products for enlarged pores, do not hesitate to contact us today. You may also call Phytoceuticals, Inc. at 1-877-4-PHYTOC or send an email to info@phyto-c.com.