Open skin pores get infected easily and break out sensitive skin, to make the situation worse, it may lead to a pimple. Open pores cannot be closed completely unless you decide to go under the knife, these are tiny pores through which your skin breathes. Open pores get clogged mainly when pollution, dirt, and gunk get stuck in them, & when sometimes it gets oxidized that gives it an appearance of a blackhead. We have listed down a few DIY home remedies to help you unclog the skin pores.

5 Natural Ways To Unclog Different Types Of Skin Pores
5 Natural Ways To Unclog Different Types Of Skin Pores

 Parsley sheet mask

Parsley deeply cleanses the skin and helps to get rid of the dirt trapped in the open pores.

Ingredients: 

  • Parsley leaves: 2
  • Water: 1 cup
  • Strainer: 1
  • Toffee sheet mask: 1

Process:

  1. Take a container, fill it up with water and bring it to boil.
  2. Soak the parsley leaf in boiling water for some time.
  3. Strain out the solution in a cup.
  4. Soak a toffee sheet mask in it for at least 10 minutes.
  5. Keep this face mask on your face for about fifteen minutes, let it dry out completely.

Frequency:

  • Repeat this process twice a week with an interval of 3 days in between to get the best results.

Baking soda

Baking soda cleanses and shrinks pores to improve the overall appearance of the skin.

Ingredients: 

  • Baking soda: 2 tablespoons
  • Water: 1-2 tablespoons
  • Face pack brush

Process:

  1. In a clean bowl add a tablespoon of baking soda and water, mix well.
  2. With the help of a face pack brush apply this mixture evenly all over your face.
  3. Let it stay for 10-15 minutes.
  4. Rinse off with warm water.
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Frequency:

  • Apply this face mask twice in a week to get rid of clogged pores from nose and cheeks.

DIY activated charcoal mask

All the impurities stick to activated charcoal and once the mask is pulled off, the skin gets rid of all the dirt and grime stuck in the pores.

Ingredients: 

  • Activated charcoal powder: 2 tablespoons
  • Aloe vera gel: 2 tablespoons
  • Face pack brush

Process:

  1. Mix activated charcoal powder and aloe vera gel in a container.
  2. With the help of a face pack brush apply this face pack evenly all over your face.
  3. Wait for it to dry out.
  4. Rinse off with normal water.

Frequency:

  • Apply this face mask once in a week to get the best results.

Bentonite clay mask

Bentonite clay controls excess oil secretion to prevent the open pores from attracting dirt.

Ingredients: 

  • Bentonite clay: 1 teaspoon
  • Oatmeal: 1 tablespoon
  • Face pack brush
  • Water: half a cup

Process:

  1. Mix the dry ingredients properly in a container.
  2. Add enough water in it to make a paste of runny consistency.
  3. With the help of a face pack brush apply this face pack evenly all over your face.
  4. Keep it on for 15 minutes.
  5. Rinse off with normal water.

Frequency:

  • Apply this face mask once in a month to get the best results.

Raw papaya

Papaya contains papain, an enzyme that deep cleanses the pores without infecting them.

Ingredients: 

  • Raw papaya: 1 slice

Process:

  1. Take a slice of raw papaya.
  2. Rub it on your skin for about 15 minutes.
  3. Rinse off with normal water.

Frequency:

  • To get the best results, repeat this process on every alternate day.
Arjoyita Roy

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