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.
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.
Skin Types and Care: Normal, Dry, Oily, Combination, Sensitive
Learn the five skin types and how to tell which type you have.
Learn more from WebMD about the causes and treatment of acne.
Teen Skin Care
Many teenagers struggle with acne due to their changing hormones. Get skin care tips to help you achieve the best possible results for your skin.
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.
When It's More Than Acne
If your acne is more than an occasional problem, it could be linked to a hormonal condition. How to tackle acne when it's more than just skin-deep.
Adult Acne Is Treatable
Acne: it isn’t just for teenagers. In fact, many people are plagued by adult acne into their 30s, 40s, and even 50s. Here’s what you can do about adult acne.
Teen Acne Solutions
Most teens will have some acne, ranging from an occasional breakout to chronic acne. But it can be treated. Here's what works to curb pimples.
Preventing Adult Acne
Learn from experts how to keep your skin clear and free of acne.
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.
Expert Makeup Tips for Flawless Foundation
Want some glamour for a special evening? Our experts offer simple steps to transform eyes, skin, lips, and hair from blah to beautiful.
Slideshows & Images
Adult Acne Slideshow
What causes acne in adults? What can you do about adult acne? Get answers to popular questions about adult acne.
Slideshow: Hot Summer Makeup and Beauty Tips
Stay cool, beautiful! Summertime tips for sun-kissed skin, no-melt makeup, and heat-proof hair.
Slideshow: Anti-Aging Complexion Care
Everybody knows how to wash their face, right? Well, maybe! Take a look at this slideshow to learn the basics of washing and moisturizing skin.
Slideshow: 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.
Beauty Quiz: Fast Fixes to Put Your Best Face Forward
Got a beauty crisis and just a little time? See what you know about fast face fixes.
Quiz: Myths and Facts About Teen Acne
Do you know what causes acne and how to avoid flare-ups? Take this quiz and find out.
Quiz: 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.