While actually, really shrinking your pores is a myth (sorry!), you鈥檙e not destined to live with them just as they are. We聽uncovered a bunch of聽new beauty products聽(think cleansers, primers, and moisturizers) that give you a gorge complexion with minimized聽pores pronto. Read on, and try one or all.

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1. Biore Back Off Big Pores Charcoal Pore Minimizer ($9):聽Charcoal is the go-to ingredient to shrink down pores聽because it binds聽with dirt and oil (think like a magnet) to clear them out. This gentle exfoliating wash goes deep down to keep pores clean and leaves skin tighter.

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2. Caolion Pore Tightening Cooling Pack聽($20): If you鈥檙e seeing pores peeking out from under your foundation, try a reducing mask before you apply your base. This one has menthol and Alaskan glacier water that hydrate skin and tighten pores.

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3. Missha Super Aqua Pore-Kling Moisturizer ($14): If your skin tends to be on the聽oilier side, try a mineral-based聽light lotion聽like this one. Extracts of apple, mint, and lime tighten pores, while calcium-enriched water adds just the right of moisture so skin looks fresh and smooth.

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4. Skin Laundry Extra Deep Gel Face Wash ($20): A good wash a day keeps pore-clogging oil away. This gel cleanser has salicylic acid to gently exfoliate dead skin cells and minimize blackheads.

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5. Bobbi Brown Remedies Skin Clarifier Pore & Oil Control ($45): Daily use of this oil (boosted by聽manuka, rose hip, and sea buckthorn) makes pores appear itty bitty.聽After four weeks,聽sebum levels balance out, skin is clear, and pores are barely noticeable.

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6. Boscia Charcoal Deep-Pore Exfoliating Peel Gel ($34):聽Both volcanic sand and active charcoal extract dirt and impurities聽from your complexion. Pores are minimized, thanks to the artichoke leaf extracts which tighten and strengthen skin.

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7. Milani Prime Light Face Primer ($10):聽A primer is a must to create a smooth canvas to work on, because nothing ruins a good strobing job like a smattering of holey-looking pores. This one temporarily airbrushes and聽blurs them, so your skin looks smooth, glowy, and gorge 鈥 perf for shining聽the spotlight on your features.

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