We are going to review what are the typical skin type’s and key characteristics that would put you into that category If you are one of the millions that don’t know which one you are, not to worry in this brief but, accurate guide you will be able to clearly identify which type you are by the end of this post. Let’s review the top four skin types found in my clients.
Combination Skin Type :
Your skin can be dry or normal in some areas and oily in others, such as the T-zone. Many people have this type. It may need slightly different care in different areas.
1. Large pores (may appear more open, as they are)
3. Shiny skin
Dry Skin Type :
You may experience cracked, peeling, itchy or inflamed skin. If you experience very dry skin it could become dry and scaly, commonly on your hands, arms or legs.
1. Pores appear invisible
2. Complexion appears dull and rough
3. Blotchy red patches
4. No elasticity in skin
5. Lines are more visible
Oily Skin Type :
Different seasons can cause oiliness to increase or decrease. The following could cause it to worsen:
1. Puberty or Hormonal imbalances
3. Heat or humidity
With a oil skin type you may notice:
1. Enlarged pores
2. Dull, shiny or a dull complexion
3. Pimples, blackheads or other blemishes
Sensitive Skin Type :
Sensitive skin requires you to find the triggers and trying to avoid them. The reasons vary, however, it is often caused from a reaction to certain skin care products. Sensitive skin can appear with the following signs: