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Clogged Pores

What are Clogged Pores?

Clogged pores, also known as comedones, can be a precursor to bigger skin problems, most notably acne. Comedones are hair follicle pores that are obstructed by dead skin cells and an oily substance called sebum.

Treatments

Thankfully, there are ways to treat clogged pores. The key is a cleansing regimen with ingredients that focus on unclogging the pore like salicylic acid, retinoids, and AHAs. Always check with your dermatologist.

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All about Clogged Pores

Clogged pores, also known as comedones, can be a precursor to bigger skin problems, most notably acne. Comedones are simply hair follicle pores that are obstructed by dead skin cells and an oily substance called sebum. Sebum is a sticky, oily substance produced by sebaceous glands that line the hair follicle. It normally keeps skin moist and supple, but too much sebum can cause problems too.

When the sebaceous glands produce too much sebum, it blocks off the pore opening and dead skin cells and other debris accumulate causing a blockage. If the clogged pore becomes infected or inflamed, it can lead to the familiar papules and pustules we know of as acne. At other times, pores can be obstructed without becoming inflamed. In this case, they appear as blackheads or whiteheads on the surface of the skin. All occurrences are considered unsightly and unpleasant, which is why there’s so much focus on treating them.

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A natural, nutrient-rich blend of Illite and Bentonite clays, fresh enzyme-full organic pumpkin puree, and active yogurt cultures
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3.25 oz | FH020
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A deep cleaning clay mask suitable for normal to oily skin.
$22.00
3.25 oz | FH021
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A foaming gel cleanser for normal to oily skin.
$24.00
7 oz | OL002
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This foaming gel cleanser removes excess oils, unclogs pores and purifies the skin.
$24.00
4.7oz | FC028
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A refreshing daily cleanser that deep-cleans the skin and pores.
$24.95
6.75 oz | QS003
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Cleanses, unclogs and tightens the pores of oily and thickened skin.
$23.00
4.2oz | LP032
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A clay mask that rids of impurities and excess oil.
$19.00
4 oz | PN040
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Formulated for oily skin.
$10.00
3.4oz | AH049
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A two-minute T-zone detox scrub specially formulated to target oily or problem areas.
$12.00
5 oz | GK041
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Clear the way for an easier shave by smoothing the surface of your skin.
$18.00
3 oz | JA001
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A non-abrasive exfoliating gel that gently eliminates surface impurities and unclogs pores.
$18.00
1.69 oz | AE011
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Loosens blackheads, unclogs pores, controls oil and evens skin tone.
$24.00
3 oz | AN012
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