Editor's TipEditor's Tip

A clean pore is a happy pore. Before using this pore refiner, prep skin with pores no more® cleanser.

dr. brandt® skincare

Birchbox Breakdown

When our pores start to conjure images of the moon landing, we know it’s time to take action. Fortunately, this pore refiner from Dr. Brandt can be applied on an as-needed basis. A favorite of photo-ready celebs, the sheer formula instantly absorbs oil while minimizing the appearance of enlarged pores. The result is a smooth, shine-free finish—whether you’ve applied it once, or a hundred times.

How it Works

This paraben-free lotion uses tea tree and flaxseed extract to minimize the appearance of pores while microspheres absorb excess oil.

How to Use

Work a thin layer into your face after completing your morning regimen. Pay special attention to cheeks and the tip of your nose.

CYCLOPENTASILOXANE, DIMETHICONE CROSSPOLYMER, MAGNESIUM SILICATE, METHYL METACRYLATE CROSSPOLYMER, PEG/PPG-18/18 DIMETHICONE, CALCIUM ALUMINUM BOROSILICATE, DIMETHICONE/VINYL DIMETHICONE CROSSPOLYMER, PHENOXYETHANOL, LINUM USITATISSIMUM (LINSEED) SEED EXTRACT, ETHYLHEXYL PALMITATE, LAVANDULA ANGUSTIFOLIA (LAVENDER) OIL, METHYLPARABEN, LAURYL METHICONE COPOLYOL, SILICA DIMETHYL SILYLATE, MELALEUCA ALTERNIFOLIA (TEA TREE) LEAF OIL, SILICA, DIMETHYL OXOBENZO DIOXASILANE, TRIETHOXYCAPRYLYLSILANE, ETHYLPARABEN, BUTYLPARABEN, PROPYLPARABEN, ISOBUTYLPARABEN, TITANIUM DIOXIDE (CI 77891), IRON OXIDES (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499)

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Most Helpful Customer Reviews

Conceals

This product takes away the ugly look of big pores you can put it on before or after makeup which is nice. It really makes your skin photo ready. I used it right up and want more. It's worth the money!

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Lavender Oil - No No

Received this in my July Birchbox. While I'm all for pore refiners, this one is a no no for the face. It includes Lavender Oil and this can damage your skin. I won't be using this product.

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It Works Perfectly!!!

This product is wonderful! It delivers on it's promise. There is no build-up and the color blends with whatever skin tone you have. I received it as a sample, and I love it for when I need to use it. It works whether you use liquid make-up, or a powder, and even if you do not use makeup. This product is fantastic, and you do not need to use alot, so it will last a long time.

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Disappointed

I was so excited to try this product based on the other reviews, but was very disappointed when I did. The product seemed to make me break out worse. However, the matte finish effect it gives is nice.

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I love dr. brandt!

There isn't a product from this line that I haven't loved! This is great for any time of day which is great for summer!! No more shiny nose and yucky pores. Plus this can be applied over your make up!!

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Smells kind of odd

I got this in my birchbox and it provides nice light weight coverage. However, the product smells kind of strange and the smell is really strong.

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Good Stuff!

My pores almost disappeared! My skin feels smooth and refined. My makeup went on cleanly, smoothly, and without any streaks or cakey spots.

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I LOVE this product

It's fantastic and worked the very first time I used it. For a gal who works out a lot and doesn't have A/C in her apartment, this is a must have for summer. So glad I got to try it. I put it under my makeup b/c I'm afraid it'll mess up the finish of my base, but it kept the oil from creeping up throughout the day AND my pores were noticeably smaller. Great work, dr. brandt!

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New favorite product?

Instantly loved how soft and creamy this product was. It's very good at providing coverage, but not being too heavy. Works great alone as a tinted moisturizer.

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Great pore refiner, no breakouts

Works quite well. My skin felt very smooth, and my pores appeared smaller. The best part is I experienced no break outs after using this product several times (unfortunately I cannot say the same thing about other pore refiners I have used).

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