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How to Prevent Shiny Skin

Dealing with oily skin is a challenge, but a few simple grooming tips can cut the shine and give you glow.


  • Step 1: Wash face Wash your face in the morning and before bed with a cleanser made for oily skin.
  • Step 2: Exfoliate weekly Exfoliate your face once a week with an oil-free scrub.
  • Step 3: Apply toner Use a cotton ball or pad to wipe your face with an alcohol-free toner.
  • TIP: Avoid cleansers or other products with alcohol – they can actually increase oil production.
  • Step 4: Moisturize face Moisturize your face after every wash with a lotion made for oily skin.
  • Step 5: Apply foundation and powder Apply matte, oil-free foundation and set with either a loose or pressed oil-free powder before putting on other makeup.
  • TIP: Perm papers or toilet seat covers can also be used as an emergency blotting paper.
  • Step 6: Follow this regimen Follow this regimen and you'll be delighted with the results!
  • FACT: Each minute humans lose 30,000 to 40,000 skin cells.

You Will Need

  • Oil-free scrub
  • Oil-free cleanser
  • Cotton balls or pads
  • An alcohol-free toner
  • An oil-free moisturizer
  • Oil-free foundation (optional)
  • Oil-free powder (optional)
  • A compact (optional)

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