Open or Large Pores

Pores consist of oil glands and hair follicles. There are several causes of large-looking open pores. They include:

High levels of oil (sebum) production

Reduced elasticity around pores

Thick hair follicles

Genetics or heredity

Reduction of collagen production in skin, caused by aging

Sun damage or overexposure to the sun


  • Pores can only be reduced in size with the following treatment methods:
  • Topical Creams
  • Medicated Peels (Chemical Peels)
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Laser helps in reducing pores which are due to sun damage and ageing.

  • Pores consist of oil glands and hair