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How to Find the Best Skin Care Products and Makeup Products for Oily Skin

Different skin types require different treatment, and oily skin is no exception. Using the wrong products with oily skin can increase the oiliness of your skin, or even cause a breakout. Oily skin also tends to be more acne prone, so it can be important to use products that can treat and help prevent acne symptoms. Makeup is important, as well, because the wrong products can clog your pores. Here are the features you should look for in the best skin care products for oily skin: Use matte finish makeup Matte finish makeup is intended to have a drier-looking finish, and many matte products contain ingredients that help the skin to absorb oils. This makes matte makeup the perfect fit...

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Cleansing and Exfoliating: How to Do It Right

Cleansing and exfoliating are two of the most important components of healthy-looking and healthy-feeling skin. There are a wide variety of cleansers, scrubs, and peels on the market to serve these very purposes. With that in mind, how do you know which ones to use? And what’s the best way to cleanse and exfoliate? Below is a step-by-step explanation of how to properly clean and exfoliate your face. Cleansing Wet your face   You’ll want to start by wetting your face with warm water. You can either splash warm water on your face several times until it is thoroughly wet, or you can run hot water over a towel and lay the towel over your face for two minutes.  ...

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7 steps to setting up the best skin care routine

7 steps to setting up the best skin care routine It’s important to care for your skin on a daily basis. Here are some simple tips to set up the best skin care routine. Know your skin type Oily skin tends to be shiny or greasy looking, and is prone to enlarged pores and acne. Dry skin is usually rough and flaky, and has an increased need for moisturization. Combination skin has dry spots and oily spots, and needs to be addressed more topically. Sensitive skin gets irritated easily with alcohols, acids, and other harsh ingredients. Normal skin is not very oily, dry, or sensitive and is suited to use most cleansers, moisturizers, and skin care products. Cleanse your skin...

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