SKINCARE FOR OILY SKIN

Sated Skin products for oily skin reduce sebum production, decongest , treat/ prevent acne and improve the appearance of pores while hydrating the skin.

Understand your skin better

What is oily skin?

Sebaceous glands produces a waxy substance, sebum, that moisturises and protects skin from bacteria and fungi. Some people produce sebum in excess leading to greasiness, enlarged pores, clogged pores and acne.

What causes oily skin?

Excess sebum production can be as a result of hormonal imbalance including as a result of pregnancy and puberty, stress, genetics, inappropriate skin care products, some medications and medical conditions

What is an effective skincare routine for oily skin?

Establish a solid skin care routine that has the following steps:
Step 1: Cleanse in the am and pm
use a gentle foaming cleanser in the morning. Using harsh cleanser that strip of all your sebum is counter productive as the skin produces more sebum to replace.
Double cleanse in the pm using an oil based cleanser to effectively remove excess sebum and oil based makeup. Use micellar water to remove water based make up.
Step 2: Tonne
Step 3: Treat
Use products formulated for oily skin that has sebum regulating activity.
Step 4: Moisturise
Use a lightweight, non comedogenic moisturiser, that is oil free or have sebum like oils
Step 5: Sunscreen in the am