Here we share some of the best products proven to work for those of you with oily skin.
- Avène Cleanance Cleansing Gel
This simple cleanser has a low pH and is sulphate-free. It lathers a lot, removes a good amount of oil and doesn’t make your skin feel tight or dry.
- EltaMD UV Clear Broad-Spectrum SPF 46
This sunscreen provides wide protection without feeling greasy or heavy. It contains a bit of hyaluronic and lactic acids to keep your skin smooth and niacinamide to control oils and give an anti-aging boost.
- First Aid Beauty Skin Rescue Acne Clearing Charcoal Cleanser with Probiotics
This cleanser has a very low pH, keeping the skin balanced and healthy. It also contains a bit of both bentonite and kaolin clays, which absorb excess oils from the skin, making it a 2-in-1 cleanser and clay mask.
- Mario Badescu Vitamin C Serum
The vitamin C in this serum is anti-aging and brightening – it can support the stability of your sunscreen, fade dark marks, and support collagen production (for youthful skin). Use it in the morning before applying sunscreen.
- Paula’s Choice Boost 10% Niacinamide Booster Concentrated Serum
This serum is made with 10% niacinamide, which helps with controlling oil production, preventing trans-epidermal water loss, brightening the skin, and reducing free radical damage. It also has ingredients to help brighten and hydrate the skin.
- PCA Skin Weightless Protection Broad Spectrum SPF 45
This sunscreen will protect your skin from the harsh sun rays whilst feeling so weightless. It contains a bit of caffeine, which has a tightening effect on the skin, and hyaluronic acid to hydrate. It can also be used as a moisturiser!
- Klairs Supple Preparation Facial Toner
This oil-free toner doesn't leave your skin feeling heavy or greasy. It contains ingredients to hydrate, brighten your complexion and prevent premature aging. You can use it instead of a serum or moisturizer under your sunscreen during the day, but also it can be used at night.
- Kiehl’s Since 1851 Rare Earth Deep Pore Cleansing Masque
This mask purifies the skin and pulls oils with the help of kaolin and bentonite clays, but also hydrates the skin with glycerin and aloe vera.