What's Your Skin Type?

A good skin-care regimen can make your complexion look radiant, smooth, and clear. But before you can pick the right products for your individual needs, it's important to know your skin type.

"Your skin type is determined by a combination of genetics and external factors," says NYC dermatologist Doris Day, who is a member of the Olay Professional Pro-X Medical Alliance. "You don't have control over your genes, but the good news is that when you treat everything else, it can make a big difference." Other things that can affect your skin type: hormonal fluctuations, stress, sun exposure, makeup, pollution, drinking, smoking, and medications.

Created by: SK Anderson of Health and Beauty Expert
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  1. After washing your face, your skin feels:
  2. Which of the following best describes your pores?
  3. How often do you need to apply moisturizer?
  4. What kind of skin-care products do you look for?
  5. Your skin breaks out:
  6. What does your skin look like by the end of the day?
  7. When you wake up in the morning, how does your skin look?
  8. How often do you need to powder your nose to stay shine-free?
  9. How does your skin fare after applying a grainy facial scrub?
  10. What is your typical reaction to sunscreen on your face?

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