Step aside sun spots and farewell fine lines – women have a new skin obsession. Today more than ever, women are fixated on the size of their pores. According to new research conducted among over 2,000 adults in February 2014 by Harris Poll on behalf of L’Oreal Paris, nearly half of women (45 percent) wish they could change the size of their pores (me included) and almost one in three women (28 percent) are more concerned about their pore size than wrinkles. This obsession has even led dermatologists to coin the term “porexia” for those who have a neurosis about their pores. It does not stop there – here are the results of women’s pursuit to pore-fection:
You can visit PoreObsessed.com to learn more about pores and get advice on how to fight the battle against your pores. On the site, you can find expert tips from Dr. Gervaise Gerstner including the basics about pores, step-by-step regimens and answers to a wide variety of questions related to pores.