Pores are small holes in the skin that are the exit point for oil from your sebaceous glands. Enlarged pores form for many reasons. Excessive oil production for any reason can mix with dead skin cells which block pores, making them larger and more visible. Acne and the inflammation associated with it can cause damage which also dilates pores. Picking at the skin, acne or blackheads will contribute to their formation as well. Genetics, hormone levels, aging, poor skin hygiene (such as not removing makeup at night or exercising without washing after) can all worsen the appearance of enlarged pores.
How we treat enlarged pores: