How to Control Oily Skin

Viksha Skin Clinic In Ahmedabad

Do and Don’ts


  • Wash your face every morning, evening and after exercise
  • Use a gentle foaming face wash
  • Look for one that says “Noncomedogenic” or “oil-free”
  • Don't:

  • Use Oil-based or Alcohol based cleanser (i.e; Benzyl Alcohol)
  • Do:

  • Apply moisturiser daily
  • Although you have oily skin, it is still important to apply, moisturizer to keep your skin hydrated
  • Do:

  • Wear sunscreen outdoors
  • look for one that contains Zinc Oxide and Titanium Dioxide
  • To save time, consider applying a moisturizer that also contains sunscreen
  • Make sure your sunscreen is broad spectrum and SPF 30 or higher
  • Do:

  • Choose oil-free, water-based makeup
  • Look for “Matte” formulations and the word “Noncomedogenic”
  • Don’t:

  • Sleep in your makeup
  • Do:

  • Use blotting papers
  • Don’t:

  • Touch your face throughout the day