Skincare Brands Perfect For Oily Skin 

Jun. 18, 2020
Do you suffer from oily skin? Does your face appear shiny? Is your skin greasy when you touch it? Are you prone to getting acne breakouts? Does your makeup melt off your face within a few hours after you’ve applied it?
If you’ve answered yes to any of these questions then you fall in the category of having oily skin. The cause can be anything from genetic, to diet, to the products you are using.
As the first step in your mission to combatting oily skin, it’s a good idea to do a check of the ingredients in your products. Make sure they don’t contain any oil, wax or artificial perfumes. As these ingredients can sometimes be the little culprits that contribute to your too-shiny glow. 
For sufferers of oily skin, it’s best to use a product specifically for your skin type. They will contain the best ingredients to bring balance back to your skin.
But no need to panic! We can help you have beautiful skin. We found some celebrated brands that specialize in products for oily skin. These products use oil fighting ingredients like salicylic acid, seaweed and witch hazel, to name a few.  
Perfect Brands For Oily Skin
Neutrogena is a trusted brand that has been around for decades. Their products are dermatologist recommended and they have a wide range of products specifically for oily skin. 
One of their most-sold products is the Visibly Clear Pore & Shine Daily Face Scrub.  It contains exfoliating micro-beads and salicylic acid. Salicylic acid helps to unclog pores, remove oil and mattify the skin to an even tone. 
In no time your skin will be clear and shine-free!
If you are familiar with Clinique skincare, then you will know that they are dermatologist-developed and have different products specifically for all different skin types. 
Type 4 is for oily skin and contains natural ingredients like Sugar Kelp, Seaweed and Saccharina Latissima. Together these ingredients reduce the overproduction of oil in the skin.
Plus, their products don’t contain any parabens, phthalates, or fragrances which we know are bad for oily skin types. 
A great way to try out the Type 4 line is to use their 3-Step Kit for Skin Type 4.  The kit contains everything you need! A Facial Soap, Clarifying Lotion and their popular Dramatically Different Moisturizing Gel. 
It’s a great way to try out the range before you commit to the full-size products. The brand even promises to give you radiant skin within two weeks of using the trio. 
The Philosophy skincare brand prides itself in using dermatological science and the power of nature to transform skin.
They developed a range of products that help clear oily skin. One of their best-sellers is their Clear Mattifying Clay Facial Toner.  It works well because its key ingredients are kaolin clay and witch hazel. 
Kaolin clay absorbs excess oil and fights acne. While witch hazel reduces excess oil. Together these ingredients work to instantly clear the skin of dirt, oil and impurities while refining the look of pores. 
Over time you will have a shine-free complexion. 
For a skincare treat, try SkinCeuticals range of lightweight and oil-free products. Their line is designed to improve the appearance of oily skin, minimize shine, decongest pores and prevent the appearance of blemishes.
A great addition to any skincare routine is to occasionally use a facial mask. SkinCeuticals has the perfect mask for oily skin. Try out their Clarifying Clay Mask For Acne Prone Skin. 
This non-drying mask contains natural earth clays, botanicals and minerals to remove excess oils. Plus, a hydroxy acid blend to gently exfoliate dead skin cells. 
Your New Summer Glow
So there you have it! Four brands for oily skin that can help to minimize oil and shine.  These are only a few of the brands that cater to oily skin. There are many, many more. 
It’s a good idea to try out different products and see what works best for your skin type. Everyone’s skin is different and sometimes we find the best products by trying out new ones. 
And remember it’s always a good idea to read the ingredients and make sure that the products don’t contain any oil, wax or artificial perfumes. By doing your research you will be able to find out which products can work best for your skin because everyone’s skin is different. 
So try out something new and say hello to a summer glow without the excess shine. 
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