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If you have oily skin, you’ll already know how frustrating it is to deal with shiny skin and excess sebum. The good news is Lesielle is here to help! You can choose a combination of actives that aid in controlling excess oil whilst as the same time protecting your skin. Let's find out more!
To discover if our skin is oily or not, so as not to confuse it with mixed skin, we need to look at a series of characteristics that define this type of skin.
Oily skin is characterized by an excess production of oils on the skin, which are identified by:
Don’t worry not everything is negative, oily skin tends to age much slower because it is more resistant to external agents and fine lines and expression lines take longer to appear. In addition, oily skin is much more elastic and flexible. Contrary to what happens with dry skin.
Do not confuse having oily skin with an excess of hydration. You can have oily and dehydrated skin if our skin does not retain adequate water.
These are the fundamental characteristics of oily skin so that you can identify it, but, if you are still not completely clear, consult our post on skin type.
The type of skin we have comes for the most part predefined by our genetics. Other factors that favor oily skin are:
To care for oily skin and maintain it looking hydrated and bright, try not to clean your face too often; it could cause the opposite effect.
Let's hydrate! The right thing to do is hydrate oily skin with products that have specific oils, in small quantities and have a large number of hygroscopic ingredients, which absorb and retain moisture without contributing to oils. The Lesielle bases for oily skin provide all the necessary hydration.
We can offer you, as an example, a couple of treatments with different objectives:
Base for oily skin Lesielle + Retinol + Salicylic Acid + Vitamin C
As we already know, if we have read this post, anti-aging treatments are composed of:
In this case, the ideal would be to combine an exfoliant and two antioxidants.
Also if you want more hydration in your treatment, you can add hyaluronic acid to retain and enhance the moisture in your skin without adding oil.
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