Large, deep pores that continually 'refill' with smelly stuff
Posted 12 March 2008 - 10:47 PM
Any suggestions what I can do to remedy these issues?
Posted 12 March 2008 - 11:49 PM
The other ones on your face just sound like a clogged pore that was clogged for a very long time. The exudate smelled that way due to the bacteria that were in the sebum and dead skin cells. A gentle routine of exfoliation either mechanical or chemical can help greatly with reducing the occurence of clogged pores. THe baby's hair brush method (yes, sounds silly, but it works!) is a terrific method when done GENTLY!!! Please see my signature for the link to the original thread about the baby's hair brush method. There are many different types of chemical exfoliants: glycolic acid, salicylic acid, mandelic acid, retinoids, etc. I myself like glycolic and salicylic and retinoids. Do a bit of reading and discover which ones might work the best for your own particular skin type.
Posted 13 March 2008 - 08:03 AM
Posted 13 March 2008 - 08:21 AM
Thank you both for the replies!!! I'm guessing my regular physician wouldn't handle something like this, so I'll look into making an appointment with a dermatologist perhaps?
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