using products that contain pore clogging ingredient. Mineral oil is super heavy moisturizing agent found in some lotions, but it is also known to clog your pores and break you out. silicone in skin care and cosmetics are also another ingredient on the list to watch out for that can clog your pores. your trick is to make sure you are using are labelled ‘noncomedogenic’
Over using harsh over the counter treatments. this causes your skin to produce more oil and blemish. Those ingredients can actually make the appearance of your pimples look worse, since the active ingredients slightly burn the top layer of your skin, making the pimple appear even redder. instead, apply a dab of acne sealing gel onto the spot
You’re scrubbing your skin too hard . a lot of people with acne think that the more you scrub your skin with a washcloth, rough exfoliant the smoother your skin will be, but in reality,the problem will only worsen. What happens when you do that is you scrub the active acne and the blemish bacteria gets spread across the skin. instead of this, gently wash and moisture your face with a cleanser, toner, moisturizer that contains pore clearing ingredients.
You are not washing your face after a workout session failing to wash your face allows the make up, dirt, bacteria and oil that was already on your skin mix with sweat all of which will find a home in your pores. Make sure you cleanse your face twice a day