Oily skin occurs when the oil glands in your skin start to produce excess oil. It’s natural you can not stop this but you can take care of your skin by these few tips.
Wash your face twice a day
Having a good cleaning and skincare routine is the most important thing you can do to care for oily skin. Cleanse your face twice a day morning and night.
Use a facial mask once in a week
A deep cleansing facial mask containing kaolin, bentonite clay is very good for oily skin as these gently soak up excess oil.
Use an alcohol-free toner
Use of alcohol-free toner once a day helps you in the cleansing your face and eliminating excess oil. Rosewater is a very good toner and its nature you can use rose water as a toner.
Apply oil-free cosmetic
If you have oily skin, it is important that you use oil-free cosmetic. And before buying any product always check that product level and always choose oil-free or water-based cosmetic.
Always use sunscreen
If you are going out without applying sunscreen then the end result will be, brown spot, pigmentation, and freckles resulting from sun exposure. For oily skin, gel sunscreen is best.
Don’t over-wash your face
If you have oily skin you may have tempted to keep washing throughout the day to tackle the oil build-up, avoid this temptation and try to wash your face only in morning and evening. Too much washing can dry out your face and it creates irritation.
Don’t sleep with your makeup on
Always remove all your makeup before sleeping, if you sleep with makeup this will increase chances of irritation and itching on the face.
Use blotting paper
Blotting paper is a highly absorbent type of paper helps you in absorbing the oil of face.
Have a healthy diet
A healthy diet is most important for oily skin it leads to better skin and oil-free skin. Cucumber, whole grains, nuts, bananas, avocados, orange, must contain these foods in your diet.
If your skin is excessively oily, you can use astringent to tighten pores and remove excess oil. But because astringent contains a high level of alcohol many find that astringent makes skin dry and harsh.
– Only apply it to the oiliest area of your skin.
– If you find your face dry stop using the astringent