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Justputyourshoesonnow Sat 22-Nov-14 11:57:36

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MagpieCursedTea Sat 22-Nov-14 12:04:33

Shamelessly place marking as I've had this problem for as long as I can remember and haven't found a solution. Using a primer under make up makes them less visible but doesn't solve the problem.

FamiliesShareGerms Sat 22-Nov-14 12:07:17

Have you tried

- nose strips
- face scrubs (St Ives apricot is my favourite)
- hot flannel then extraction?

All the above work for me, but then follow up with a decent toner to close the pores up again

sharingeverythingtwice Sat 22-Nov-14 12:14:15

Google sebaceous filaments in pretty sure that's what you're describing, not blackheads

sharingeverythingtwice Sat 22-Nov-14 12:14:44

That should be I'm not in

BelleateSebastian Sat 22-Nov-14 12:35:33

My Dh has one of these on his lip and one n his cheek, like you say as soon as it is 'squozen' it leaves a hole which looks as bad and then just fills up again!

Placemarking for an answer!

pantsjustpants Sat 22-Nov-14 12:39:04

The only thing that's improved, and now almost cleared, my enlarged pores is the oil cleansing method. I use lots of oils on my face, and my skin is the best it's ever been.

I think all these years of oil free and effectively stripping away the oils were actually doing more harm than good.

SofaCanary Sat 22-Nov-14 13:14:43

I used to have this, still do a bit but nowhere near as noticeable. Using a hot cloth cleanser really helped as did Alpha H Liquid Gold.

Just examined my snout close up and the pores are barely noticeable...probably means my skin is drying out, prunelike, in time for the menopause hmm

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