Problematic oily skin are more prone than normal or dry skin types. If not treated properly, facial complexion will look very greasy, dull and cause pimples and blackheads.
To treat oily skin, choose a product that suits your skin type. Select the make-up products and facials are not just labeled ‘oil-free’ but also ‘non-comedogenic’. Here are other tips in choosing cosmetics for oily skin.
Today many products that claim to reduce excess oil, but the effect, and the skin’s natural moisture loss. Dry surface it triggers the production of more oil so the skin will become oily after cleansing moment.
Choose a gentle formula and does not make the skin dry. If the face-prone, use a cleanser that contains salicylic acid. Do not forget to always apply a moisturizer afterwards.
Choose a moisturizer or a light textured moisturizer that ‘oil-free’ and ‘non-comedogenic’. Moisturizing lotion is usually more suitable for oily skin than cream. Water-based moisturizer such as gel is also suitable for oily skin care.
For sunblock, do not choose too high SPF. The higher the SPF, the more oil will be contained. Just use sunscreen with a high SPF of at most 30.
Mineral make-up is suitable for oily skin. In addition to likely irritation, mineral make-up is also not cause blackheads. Choose a liquid foundation and powder for makeup. Avoid two-way cake powder because it can clog the pores and make the skin more oily. Blush powder is also suitable for oily skin than creams.