Do you need help with that “shine”? I mean we all know that oily skin can be a real pain... and that shine isn’t a healthy glow!
How do you know when you have an oily skin? Oil-prone skin is often shiny with visible pores and on top of that, oily skin can attract black head and blemishes. Oil-prone skin can be sensitive and reactive. And clogged pores can cause some serious breakouts!
With the right products and skincare routine, your skin can change. Remember it does take time and to have a good, healthy glow you need patience, gentle cleansers and lightweight moisturizers. Yes, you do need to moisturize your skin, even if you have oil-prone skin.
Here are some superstars for oily skin.
Acnes by Rohto Mentholatum - Medicated Cream Face Wash.
Cream type cleanser that effective cleans the sebums. Contains dipotassium anti-inflammatory compent glycyrrhizinate which reduces inflammation and prevents acne.
Senka by Shiseido - Perfect Whip White Clay Cleansing Foam.
Senka is one of the popular Japanese face washes, if not the most popular one. The white clay version is especially made for oily and acne prone skin. Like the name said, it contains white clay that helps effectively remove dead skin cells and dirt trapped in the pores, giving you not only a cleaner but also a clearer skin.
Naturie - Skin Hatomugi Skin Conditioner.
This amazing lotion with Job’s tears as star ingredient is suitable for all skin types. It also works amazing for oily skin. It has a light watery texture and Job’s tears are very calming for your skin. Coix-seeds also known as job’s tears are also anti-inflammatory and antiseptic. So, if you are having breakouts or acne, this lotion would be perfect for you.
If you want to know some tips & tricks with what u can do with Japanese lotion, you should read our previous blog.
Kiku Masamune Sake High Moist Lotion.
This amazing lotion toner is made from Japanese rice wine, also known as sake. It’s super light and another plus, this lotion comes in a 500ml huge bottle.
Did you know that sake helps to soothe inflammation of acne and brighten the skin? Japanese rice wine has a lot of skin benefits, are you intrigued to know more? Then you should read our sake blog.
Naturie Hatomugi - Skin Conditioning Gel.
An amazing all-in-one gentle moisturizer that can be used as a moisturizing essence or on its own. It has a light jelly texture that melts as soon as it touches your skin. You can use this beautiful goodie not only for your face but also for your body.
Like the Hatomugi loltion, the main ingredient of this gel moisturizer is Job’s tears.
We did a full review on Hatomugi Skin Conditioning Gel.
Hada Labo - Koi-Gokujyun Perfect Gel.
This moisturizing gel does live up to his name! It’s a 5-in-1 product meaning it’s perfect for those lazy days, when you’re short on time or when you are a person that don’t like to layer so many products.
It has a jelly consistency, and it contains collagen, which helps firm the skin and if you think it can’t get any better, this Perfect Gel also contains 4 types of Hyaluronic acid. Just PERFECT!