Notes on Moisturising Oily, Blemish-Prone Skin

While it’s understandable to assume that using a moisturiser may only worsen oily or blemish-prone skin, this is a damaging skincare myth that is of huge disservice to anyone with oily or congested skin because every person, regardless of skin type, needs a moisturiser. Firstly, it’s important to understand what moisturisers are and how they […]

Notes on Oily Skin

Everyone’s skin naturally contains oil (sebum). This ultra thin veil of sebum is essential in hydrating the skin and acting as a barrier against external elements. Oily skin occurs when the sebaceous glands become overactive and produce too much sebum, characterised by a shiny or greasy appearance and often coupled with blackheads and break-outs. Excessive […]