Here are some quick tests to determine if you have oily, dry or combination skin type.
To start with any skin treatment or before following any skincare regime it is must to first identify what type of skin you have.
If your skin is shiny that means you have oily skin. Oily skin is the shiniest skin. That is real quick test isn’t it?
Oily skin usually looks think, coarse and greasy, Pores are usually pretty enlarged and do tend to break into Acne
But Hey!!! Oily skin also comes with the big advantage. One major good thing about oily skin is that it is not prone to premature aging and wrinkles as compare to other types of skins.
If your skin looks flaky with dry patches and if you feel your skin is tight and uncomfortable after washing face that means you have dry skin.
Dry skin is more prone to aging and irritating.
But dry skin also comes with one big advantage which is lovely pores. Yes!! Pores are almost invisible if you have dry skin.
Combination skin is the mix of both oily and dry skin type.
If your skin is oily in some area and feels dry, patchy in some place that means you have combination skin. Oily T zone, forehead, nose, chin are the most common area and other facial area feels dry.
This type of skin is most problematic to deal with.