You know what they say: the bigger the pore, the bigger the problem. If you can relate, you need this list in your life. It covers the best pore minimizers out there to get your skin looking tight and smooth!
The truth about products that reduce your pores, though, is that they don’t actually affect your pore size - they simply clear out all the dirt, grease, and gunk that can clog pores and make them look bigger. So if you’re wondering how to minimize your pores, it simply comes down to this: clean them, tone them, and fill them in with an awesome primer. These top pore minimizers are all you need to get the job done.
Pre:Empt Series Exfoliating Pore Refiner By Dr. Perricone
This toner from Dr. Perricone ($34) reduces "the coarse grain pattern of marked pores." It makes them appear visibly smaller by exfoliating your skin and cleaning your pores in one swipe.
10-in-1 House Wonder Pore Freshener By Etude House
This 10-in-1 solution does more than just tighten pores - it also cleanses, controls oil, balances your skin's pH levels, moisturizes, clears skin, and more! All that for $11.50? Believe it.
Deep Cleansing Charcoal Pore Strips By Biore
These babies use the power of charcoal to suck dirt and debris out of large pores for $14. Bioré swears that "in just 10 minutes, you’ll remove weeks’ worth of gunk and see three times less oil."
Pore Putty By Peter Thomas Roth
In the short term, this multi-tasking product reduces oil and eliminates shine, making your pores appear smaller. In the long run, its active ingredient, Disa-Pore 20, fills in pores and reduces wrinkles. Use it as a primer or even over your makeup to give pores and wrinkles the one two punch! $25.