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Oily skin what do you do?

i have oily skin i want products that work i don't have the money to go try them all so i need your help what works for those of you who have oreally oily skin?

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Proverbs3127

Asked by Proverbs3127 at 3:31 PM on Sep. 12, 2010 in Beauty & Style

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  • Witch hazel works really well
    m-avi

    Answer by m-avi at 3:34 PM on Sep. 12, 2010

  • where do you find witch hazel?
    Proverbs3127

    Comment by Proverbs3127 (original poster) at 3:34 PM on Sep. 12, 2010

  • St. Ives face wash works or use Neutrogena face pads. They work well and absorb oil quickly
    soccerfanatic14

    Answer by soccerfanatic14 at 3:37 PM on Sep. 12, 2010

  • Witch hazel should be in the drugstore near the alcohol and hydrogen peroxide.........facial cleanser area
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 4:13 PM on Sep. 12, 2010

  • Don't go crazy.  Your oily skin is the best wrinkle defense there is and you will appreciate it when you're older.  People are amazed when I tell them my age because thanks to my oily skin, I look 10 years younger.

    beeky

    Answer by beeky at 6:23 PM on Sep. 12, 2010

  • Witch hazel
    mamaofficer

    Answer by mamaofficer at 9:40 PM on Sep. 12, 2010

  • witch hazel on cotton balls is AWESOME. also, get little face-papers / rice papers from the body shop or bath n body works, they absorb oil when you press thenm on your face. OR you can do the same with folded tissues during the day/. use powder but not foundation of course. USE SALICYLIC ACID facial stuff , it stps acne sooo good slaicylic acid in like blackhead scrub or othe rproducts just look in drugstore. retinA is also good for a moisturizer when it is included in a lotion. dont worry use powder during the day
    silverelf

    Answer by silverelf at 9:50 PM on Sep. 12, 2010

  • Witch hazel is a good astringent. Just make sure to follow with a good quality moisturizer that is petroleum free.
    Acne products are a vicious cycle. They dry out your skin to the point that your body overproduces oil which leads to clogged pores & more acne. So even though you have oily skin, you need to moisturize after cleansing to break the cycle.
    motherofhope98

    Answer by motherofhope98 at 6:59 PM on Sep. 13, 2010

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