Oily Skin Directory
Oily skin is common, especially in teens. With oily skin, you might notice larger pores, a shiny complexion, and acne. If you live in a hot, humid environment, you may be particularly prone to oily skin. There are specially formulated cleansers, toners, and moisturizers for oily skin that can help. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how oily skin is caused, how to manage oily skin, and much more.
Your Skin and Acne
Just what is teen acne? WebMD explains various types of skin blemishes and how to treat them.
Skin Types and Care: Normal, Dry, Oily, Combination, Sensitive
Learn the five skin types and how to tell which type you have.
Choosing acne cleansers and face soaps.
Arm yourself against acne outbreaks by choosing cleansers and face soaps that work with your skin type. WebMD tells you what to look for to keep your skin as blemish-free as possible.
Learn more from WebMD about the causes and treatment of acne.
Manage Your Oily Skin and Fight Acne
Oily skin can lead to acne flare-ups. Learn what the experts recommend to manage oily skin and fight acne.
Acne Treatments: Prescription and Over-the-Counter Options
Not every type of acne treatment works the same for every person. Find out which treatments may work best for your acne.
Lifestyle Tips to Tame Acne
To prevent breakouts, practice these healthy habits, like taming stress, getting good sleep, wearing sunscreen, and not touching your face.
Top Acne Treatment Mistakes: Popping Pimples, Overdoing Products, and More
Acne affects teenagers and adults alike. Learn about the acne treatment mistakes holding you back from a clear complexion.
Teen Skin Care
Get the tips you need to keep your skin clean, healthy, and smooth.
Dealing With Adult Acne
Adult acne is a common disorder and studies show the emotional impact can be as severe as some major diseases.
Preventing Adult Acne
Learn from experts how to keep your skin clear and free of acne.
The Making of Moisturizers
How do you pick from the array of moisturizing ingredients for your skin type?
Slideshows & Images
Building Your Perfect Skin Care Routine
Do you know how to take care of your skin? See how to wash, moisturize, and take care of your face based on your skin type: normal, dry, oily, combination, or sensitive.
Foods for Healthy, Supple Skin
Favoring these kinds of foods will help your skin be at its best. See why.
Acne Visual Dictionary
Whether you call them pimples, zits, or something else, this visual dictionary shows you the different types of acne that afflict adults as well as teens.
Acne Care Dos and Don'ts
See these tips for treating and covering up acne.
Quick Fixes to Put Your Best Face Forward
Got a beauty crisis and just a little time? See what you know about fast face fixes.
Myths and Facts About Teen Acne
Do you know what causes acne and how to avoid flare-ups? Take this quiz and find out.
11 Myths About Skin Care for Men
Razor bumps, breakouts, and scaly elbows: Take our quiz to get the truth about men’s skin care in 11 questions.