Pore strips are an effective way to rid your skin of bacteria, sebum and other impurities, but can sometimes be pricey or not suitable for sensitive skin types. Use this recipe and instructions for DIY pore strips to give yourself a mini facial for a fraction of the price.
1 packet unflavored gelatin
1 tbsp milk
1 tsp lemon juice [optional, not recommended for sensitive skin]
What to do:
1. Mix packet of unflavored gelatin and milk [any grade] until thoroughly mixed and creamy consistency.
2. Heat in microwave for 10 seconds and test to make sure it’s not too warm for skin.
3. With fingers or an old foundation brush, apply thin layer onto face or acne-prone areas.
4. Leave on for five to 10 minutes or until dry and gently peel off.
— Ashley Jaros