If your face is partly oily and partly dry, then you’ve got combination skin and there are several ways to care for it so that you can keep both types balanced and looking good.
Use a mild cleanser on your entire face up to twice a day.
This cleanser is filled with nutritious ingredients such as squalane, apricot kernel oil, vitamin E, and avocado oil—none of which will give you a break out.
This is formulated for dry or combination skin. It has no alcohol, no oil, and it performs perfectly to clear makeup without giving you any irritation.
Those with oily and combination skin can benefit from this wash. It contains lactic acid and green tea to cool down and exfoliate very gently.
Use a good moisturizer on the dry areas
Moisturizers work by either increasing the penetration of water into the skin or by reducing the rate at which water is evaporating from the skin surface.
Look for products that normalize your skin, such as those that contain alpha hydroxy acids – Alpha hydroxy acids are derived from fruit, milk and sugar cane and have anti-inflammatory properties. When applied to the skin they help remove dead skin cells (exfoliate), giving us a younger appearance.
Gentle, alpha hydroxy acid-based daily moisturizer is formulated with lemon extract and soothing aloe vera gel. Non-greasy, absorbent and very lightweight.
Contains 5% of natural Alpha Hydroxy Acids . ORGANIC and natural products. Exfoliates dead cells and improves cell regeneration, resulting in a younger, clearer, healthier-looking skin. Minimizes small lines as well.
Use oil-absorbing makeup on oily areas to control shine.
The fine powder in this oil-free foundation helps to control excess oil, leaving you with a natural-looking matte finish. It is also long-lasting, because it leaves you shine-free the entire day.
The use of a drying makeup foundation, on combination skin, is a no-no. It can cause your skin to over-produce oil, leaving a greasy coating on your face. This recipe, however, hydrates the skin and keeps it healthy with the extract of hyaluronic acid and cucumber.
Use a sunscreen, minimum SPF 30
This SPF is perfect for people with combination or acne-prone skin. It’s lightweight and fragrance-free, and it provides a double boost of hyaluronic acid to moisturize and lactic acid to eliminate glare and clear pores.
This is suitable for oily and acne-prone skin since it doesn’t block your pores. It can become your go-to powder sunscreen – it’s easy-to-use, portable little capsule that you can apply alone or on top of makeup.