Showing posts with label pore size. Show all posts
Showing posts with label pore size. Show all posts

Friday, June 13, 2014

Size Does Matter...Pore Size That Is

In a recent article on Skin Inc, there was an article about a study done by L'OrĂ©al Paris where they found 45% of the women polled were concerned with pore size. A whopping 28% were more concerned with pore size than wrinkles!  Apparently this is such a wide spread and common concern, dermatologists have been calling it "porexia" (clever)

Are you advising clients on the best way for their skin type to be cleansing, exfoliating, toning and moisturizing? Many people may think they only need to wash and moisturize to keep their pores clean. While this is better than nothing, all 4 steps are vital to keeping pores clean and the skin looking fresh and healthy.

While pore size is mainly genetic, oil, dirt and dead skin cells can all clog them. When pores get clogged they become inflamed, enlarged and may result in breakouts.


Consider some of these products to help customize treatments for these "Porexics":


Offering pore purifying treatments as well as retailing quality products for at home use are key to successfully keeping those little guys clear.