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The Right Way to Care for Oily Skin

The Right Way to Care for Oily Skin (illustration: stylecraze)

JAKARTA, NNC - Women with oily skin types are susceptible to skin problems such as dull skin and breakouts. Therefore, you should clean the facial skin with products that match the skin type. Because the type of oily skin required special care so as not to cause adverse effects on the skin.

According to dr. Anggi Yuliani Utami, Dipl. Cos. Med. Dipl. AAAM, beauty and antiaging physician, there are several causes of problems in oily skin, among others:

1. Unhealthy Diet

Poor diet will cause excessive oil content in the skin, especially facial skin. Usually comes from sweet and high-fat foods. Therefore, if you want to avoid the problem of oily skin, one way you should reduce foods containing fat like fried foods. In addition, you should eat more foods containing vegetables such as salads.

2. Hormonal Factors

Hormonal factors are not balanced or at the time of puberty usually facial skin oil excessive than usual.

3. Selection of Cosmetic Types

Selection of inappropriate cosmetic type is also one of the causes of the emergence of oily skin problems from outside the body. Selection of this wrong cosmetics can also cause the oil content in the face to be increased. For that, you should consult facial skin problems with your dermatologist.

4. Heredity Factor

Usually a parent who has an oily skin problem, will be also left to his children.

5. Use of Contraceptive Pills

The use of drugs for family planning is also one of the causes of the onset of oily skin problems from the body. Medication for KB consumed is working in the body so as to suppress the production of excess oil on facial skin.