Genetics, stress, hectic lifestyle, oily skin type, hormonal imbalances, excess oil production in the skin, too much usage of chemically induced creams and continuous exposure to the sun can lead to open pores in the skin. It looks unattractive and gives our skin a dull look. The open pores can also result in several complications like pimples, acne, blackheads, and whiteheads. It is necessary to treat the open pores with home remedies as soon as possible because it can make have adverse effects otherwise. One such medium that has proved its worth and in getting rid of large pores in just five minutes is the use of Vaseline.
- Vicks Vaporub
- Vitamin E Capsule
- Take a glass bowl and place half tsp of Vicks vaporub into it.
- Now add double the amount that is one tsp of good quality Vaseline into the bowl.
- Mix both the ingredients properly with help of a spoon.
- Take one capsule of vitamin E, prick it with a pin, extract and pour its contents in the bowl.
- Mix once again thoroughly.
- Your Vaseline concoction is ready for usage topically on the skin surface.
- Clean your face with a mild cleanser beforehand to remove accumulated dirt on the skin surface.
- Use warm water for rinsing your face so as to open the pores further and pat your skin dry.
- Apply this Vaseline paste on your full face with help of your fingertip.
- You can also apply this paste on your open pores only but it is better to use it on your full face because sometimes we cannot understand the areas where the pores are open and where it is not.
- So be on the safe side and apply the Vaseline paste on your full face.
- Massage for five minutes gently in a circular motion.
- This will help the nutrients of the paste to dribble inside the open pores and work its magic on them.
- Leave it to dry completely so that the vaseline seeps fully inside the pores
- Take a bowl of warm water and a cotton ball.
- Dip the cotton ball in the warm water and clean your face with its help.
- Rinse it thoroughly so as to remove the paste fully from the face.
- After a few minutes rinse your face again with cool water so as to close the open pores.
- Pat your skin dry.
Vaseline can help to close the pores in just five minutes. You can use this mixture twice a week for a few weeks if you want to get rid of open pores permanently.
How it Works:
Vaseline tones the skin by tightening and shrinking the open pores. It is enriched with anti-inflammatory properties that reduce any sort of inflammation by clearing the clogged pores and removing impurities, bacteria, dead skin cells, and dirt from them. This helps in a reduction of pimples, acne, blackheads, and whiteheads which occur because of the open pores. Vaseline also helps in purifying the skin and keeping it hydrated to a great extent. Vaseline paste is non-greasy and light textured that absorbs the excess oil from the skin very quickly and reduces oil production considerably.