How To Unclog Nose Pores

We are all aware of the harsh war you have declared to those ghastly black dots that made their home on your nose. And we are also very much astonished at the fight they are putting to remain in their place, in spite of all your efforts to get rid of them.

In fact, they are high on all the unwanted beauty lists out there. Truth is, every one of us is a victim in some way or another. Our skin has pores, and due to daily activities our skin tends to get dirty, thus dirt gets into those pores that get clogged with the time, and turn black because of the oxidized oil that results from the debris clogging. It is at this point that the pores are easily observed and start giving lots of headaches.

The good news is, you can totally get rid of clogged pores and there is a very easy routine that will ensure they will stay away from your face for the time to come!

  1. Face steaming. Steams are about the best weapon you can use against all sorts of dirt, even at this level. All you have to do is follow a few basic steps to make sure your skin is getting all the best from the procedure. First of all clean your face and remove all the traces of makeup, you could consider using a facial cleanser that you would massage your face with. Prepare a bowl with boiled water and place your face above the surface, putting a towel on top of your head so as to create an environment where all the steams would go straight to your face. Be careful, it is best advised to start at a higher level and then getting your face lower, closer to the water so as to avoid high heats. Steam your face for about 10 minutes after which wash your face with lukewarm water and use a non-alcohol skin toner. Finally follow with a light moisturizer to give your face the best treatment.
  2. Dry brush. This procedure is prohibited for the sensitive skin as it might irritate and hurt it. You also have to keep in mind that a special brush is required because the skin on your face is very different from the skin from other parts of the body. Once you find the right brush, proceed to prepping your face by removing makeup and washing it with warm water. Next pat dry with a clean towel, and make sure your face is completely dry. Brush the skin lightly in slow circular yet steady motion. Focus on the nose and chin areas, avoiding the eyes. To finish off, wash your face with cold water and follow with a light moisturizer.
  3. Chemical exfoliation. This is a highly effective procedure and you should consider including it in your regular skin care routine. It is however, a procedure that shows its results in time, and you will have to test a few products before finding the one that best suits you.
  4. Scrubbers are very popular when it comes to removing dead cells and debris from the nose pores. But, if you are looking for the best results, keep in mind, they require time for the scrubs to work. Include scrubs in your routine and you will soon enjoy clean and glowing skin. 
  1. Nose pore strips. These products can be found basically in every drugstore and work their magic in a few minutes. Read carefully the instructions and be sure to clean your face before proceeding to work!


  1. This is a salon procedure that is always done by professionals who will make sure your skin does not suffer any damages in the process. Microdermabrasion is great for unclogging pores effectively and immediately, offering a deep exfoliation at the same time. 

Effective home remedies to unclog nose pores:

  1. Sugar, lemon juice and honey. A scrub made out of the three ingredients will effectively unclog the pores and also prevent future clogging. Do it daily for best results.
  2. Baking soda. This product offers unclogged pores instantly. All you need to do is prepare a paste out of baking soda and water and rub it on your nose focusing on the pores. Massage it for 1-2 minutes, then leave it for another minute and then wash it off.
  3. Papaya is full of enzymes that create a great natural cleanser. All you have to do is rub your face, especially the affected areas for 4-5 minutes at a time. Use once per week.