Anyone with oily skin can list reasons why they don’t like their skin type – their face gets shiny after a few hours in the morning; foundation slips off easily; their makeup gets patchy after a while… the list goes on.

If you’re one of them, you’ve probably tried getting rid of the oil through various means, including blotting and turning to skincare products. But what you’re doing could actually make it worse. Scroll the gallery to find out what you’ve been doing wrong.

Text: Atika Lim / The Singapore Women’s Weekly / September 2017
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