Oily skin type is caused due to excessive oil production by the sebaceous glands, leading to shiny, greasy skin and enlarged pores. In some cases, it can be genetic or can also be caused by factors such as hormonal changes, stress, and diet. Oily skin is more prone to breakouts, blackheads, pores clogging, etc therefore, it's important to take care of it properly to prevent skin problems. Here are some tips for taking care of oily skin:

  1. Cleanse your skin twice a day: Use a gentle cleanser or oil-controlling face wash, designed for oily skin to remove excess oil and dirt. While selecting the face wash or cleanser opt for a hydrating cleanser. Avoid using harsh cleansers that can strip off the skin's natural oils.

  2. Use a toner: Apply a toner every time you cleanse your face to help balance your skin's pH levels and remove any remaining traces of dirt or oil from the pores. Look for toners that contain peppermint, witch hazel, or tea tree, as these ingredients can help to control oil production and reduce the appearance of pores.

  3. Moisturise daily: Even if you have oily skin, it needs to be moisturised daily. A hydrating, oil-free, lightweight moisturisers that won't clog pores, and apply them daily to keep your skin hydrated.

  4. Use sunscreen: Sun protection is important for all skin types, but for oily skin, it is a must because sun exposure can trigger excess oil production and clogging of pores. Use a broad-spectrum sunscreen with an SPF of 30 or higher, and apply it generously to your face and neck before going out.

  5. Exfoliate weekly: Oily skin is prone to clogging of pores, so exfoliating once a week can help to remove dead skin cells and unclog pores.

  6. Avoid touching your face: Touching your face can transfer bacteria and oil from your hands to your skin, leading to breakouts. Avoid touching your face throughout the day, and make sure to wash your hands before applying any skincare products.

When it's summertime; oily skin needs a stable summer skin care routine that keeps your skin clean, hydrated, and protected from the sun. Here's a simple and effective routine that you can follow:

  1. Cleanse twice a day: Blossom Kochhar Aroma Magic Mint Cleanser, Grapefruit Face Wash, Neem & Tea Tree Face Wash, and Bamboo Charcoal Face Wash are best for oily skin types. These are formulated with essential oils and natural extracts that gently cleanse the skin deeply. This helps remove excess oil and dirt that can clog pores and lead to breakouts.

  2. Toner after cleansing: Dab or spray a toner after cleansing to balance the skin's pH levels and remove any remaining traces of dirt or oil. Blossom Kochhar Aroma Magic Neem & Tea Tree toner and Aromatic Skin Toner are non-alcoholic and gentle toner that unclogged and minimises pores without leaving the skin irritated.

  3. Moisturise daily: A hydrating moisturiser is a blessing for oily skin types. Blossom Kochhar Aroma Magic Juniper Berry Oil Free Moisturiser its non-greasy gel formula helps heal acne and fades blemishes leaving the skin nourished, fresher, and brighter.

  4. Sunscreen Protection: Blossom Kochhar Aroma Magic Aloe Vera Sunscreen Gel is an all-mineral, gel formula that hydrates, soothes, and reduces acne. The non-nano Zinc Oxide in this is a mineral reflector found in nature that scatters harmful rays.

  5. Exfoliate weekly: Exfoliation once a week can help to remove dead skin cells and unclog pores. Blossom Kochhar Aroma Magic Peppermint Exfol Gel deeply cleanses & brighten the skin leaving it blemish free and refreshed, without irritating the skin

By following these steps, you can help to keep your oily skin looking healthy and radiant all summer long.