Skin is the first part of the body that gets exposed to the outside world. Any infective particle, dirt, dust or pollutant comes in contact with the skin first and as a result, makes it prone to different skin conditions. Skin problems not only make you look unpresentable but also make it very difficult to handle them. Especially when applying makeup, skin conditions make it very difficult to let the makeup settle and adhere.
Another thing that makes makeup challenging is the variety of skin types. Although the makeup products these days are being very inclusive, still some problems hinder the process. In this article, we will discuss various skin types and the problems faced by them, along with some makeup tips to make the process easier for you.
Different Skin Types and the Problems They Face
There are a number of skin types which people have all around the world. Among these, the most popular ones include:
- Oily Skin
- Dry Skin
- Normal Skin
- Combination Skin
- Acne-Prone Skin
Normal skin type is the most ideal one and easy to tackle. The others such as oily, dry, combination and acne prone are those that require care and attention while handling. The dry skin type tends to flake out while the oily and acne prone skin type may break out if the right products are not used. Combination skin is the one that is the most tricky and you need to understand the physiology of your skin before applying anything over it. Not only there is a variety in the skin types but also the problems faced by them. For example, Such skin types can face problems such as melasma. These can be easily camouflaged using a concealer for melasma which will cover all the patchy areas. This will give you a smooth and even look. This means that the different problems of skin types can be easily solved if you carefully apply makeup and choose the right products. No skin type is impossible to handle, it’s just the choice of products and their right application that matter the most. (more…)