How to Determine Your Skin Type
The first step to solving your skin woes, is to understand your skin type. Follow these 3 simple steps to start your skin care.
Step 1: Cleanse
Wash your face with a soap-free cleanser at night. Do not moisturize.
Step 2: Tissue Press
Wake up, grab a Tissue Paper, and cover your face with it. Press hard against the skin.
Step 3: Diagnose
Take the tissue paper off and observe. Your skin is either of the following 4 types based on the tissue’s condition
1. Normal: Tissue comes of clean. No oil patch, no skin irritation. You are lucky!
2.Oily: Tissue has greasy patches all over.
3. Dry: Tissue is dry and there are flakes on the forehead and cheeks.
4. Combination: Tissue has oily patches in some areas but there are flakes on the forehead and cheeks.