Skin pores often get clogged due to the oil on the skin, dead skin cells and dirt which we encounter on a daily basis. Clogged pores can appear anywhere on the skin,  but commonly at the chin, nose and forehead.The excessive oil and dead cells are excreted from the body through the pores of our skin to keep the skin healthy and smooth . Sometime due to massive dead skin build up, overflow of oil , pollutions  , make up  hormonal change and many other factors block the skin pores and cause clogged pores. They give an unwanted bumpy look anywhere on the skin and can result in acne, pimples and breakouts.


If we leave clogged pores untreated, they can cause acne and blackheads, leaving your skin dull and uneven. This can affect the overlook of your personality as face acts as the mirror of your overall personality. This is the reason that you will find many different types of facial creams and scrubs in the cosmetics market. People often spend thriftily on the beauty products that claim to help regain the shine and beauty of your dull and uneven complexion. It is vital to deal with the issue of bad skin from its root rather than just dealing with the external factors.

There are different methods that can be used to deal with the problem of clogged pores. You can prevent pore clogging if you pamper and clean your skin on a regular basis with the mild face wash and cleansers. Avoid harsh chemicals and products when dealing with the clogging pores. It is better to go for herbal products or use homemade face packs or scrubs for the purpose.

Thoroughly clean your face to remove makes up or if you have dirt or grime on your skin, with some quality facial pads or cleansers. Then splash your face with Luke warm water. This will sensitize your skin. You can also make use of gentle face wash during the washing process. Adding chamomile tea or tea tree oil to the water will give an additional benefit of cleaning your pores and will effectively deal with the problem of acne.

Making use of exfoliating facial products for clogged pores is also a good option. But it is better to make an exfoliating scrub at home. Whenever exfoliate, scrub the face gently because hard scrubbing causes the sebaceous glands to produce more oil and make the matter worse.

There are many ingredients in your kitchen which you can use in combination for exfoliation and you can make the best and gentle scrubs and creams with them. Few of them are following which help you to unclogging the pores.

Homemade Scrubs And Facials For Clogged Pores


1. Fuller’s Earth Facial Scrub

You can mix rice flour, milk and fuller’s earth to make a very effective and gentle homemade facial. Apply on face for 20 minutes and wash  warm  water apply any natural  moisturizer.

2. Milk And Grounded Walnut Shells Facial Scrub

You can also mix milk , fuller’s earth and grounded walnut shells to form a facial scrub for exfoliation.

3. Honey And Green Tea Facial Scrub

Add a few teaspoons of brewed green tea in a bowl. Mix a tablespoon of honey and a tablespoon of sugar in it. Apply on face and rub gently. Rinse with cool water and apply any natural  moisturizer.

4. Fresh Fruits Face Mask

Mashed fresh bananas, mangoes and papayas, mix them well together. Apply for 25 minutes  and rinse the face with  water apply any natural  moisturizer.

5. Kaolin Clay Face Mask

Mix Kaolin Clay with water and makes a smooth past. Apply it on the  face and allow it to dry completely. Rinse with warm water apply any natural  moisturizer.

6. Bentonite Clay And Oatmeal Face Mask

Mix one tablespoon of Bentonite Clay and oatmeal each into the water and make the smooth paste. Apply the paste to a clean face and allow it to dry completely. Rinse with warm water. Pat it dry and then apply any natural  moisturizer.

Prevention is better than cure so it is better to keep your skin clean and fresh to prevent clogged pores.