FACE CARE FOR YOUR SKIN TYPE

Face Care for your Skin Type

 

When you are searching for the best face care products, your decision should be based on your skin type. But, understanding your skin type – and what it needs – isn’t always easy.

HOW TO CHOOSE THE BEST SKIN CARE FOR YOU

Discover the characteristics of your skin type and learn how to find skin care products that will provide your skin with the most benefits.
The four most common skin types include:

Dry Skin

This skin type is:

  • Rough and flaky in appearance
  • Less elastic
  • Easily irritated

Dry skin care tips:

Dry Skin

Normal Skin

Normal Skin

This skin type is:

  • Not affected by bad circulation
  • Elastic
  • Rarely affected by blemishes

Normal skin care tips:

  • Remember to regularly protect and moisturise your skin
  • Choose skin care products that are designed to help your skin maintain its good condition

 

 

 

Oily skin

This skin type is:

  • Shiny in appearance
  • Prone to irritations due to active sebum (natural oil) production
  • Often triggered by hormonal changes

Oily skin care tips:

  • Use a gentle anti-bacterial cleansing gel, such as NIVEA’s Anti Blemish Daily Wash Scrub.
  • Cleanse your face morning and night and always follow with moisturiser – because oily skin needs moisture and hydration too.

Oily skin

Combination skin

Combination skin

This skin type is:

  • Shiny in appearance
  • Likely to develop impurities in the T-zone (across the forehead and down the nose)
  • Normal to dry around the cheek area

Combination skin care tips:

  • Focus on maintaining and controlling the oily T-zone
  • NIVEA has a developed a skin care range specifically targeted for normal and combination skin

 

Sensitive Skin

This skin type is:
  • Dry and red in appearance
  • Often itchy and tight
  • Can react sensitively to skin care products
Sensitive skin care tips:

Sensitive Skin

Always read the label. Follow the directions for use.