Combination skin needs a balanced skin care approach .Generally one will have to treat the cheeks and hands with the products required for dry skin and nose, forehead and chin with products required for oily skin.
Below are some tips for combination skin people which can help them out.
1.Use a stringent cleanser on the oily parts of the skin and a mild cleanser on the dry part.T zone can be cleansed twice a day where as dry area once in a day.
2.Every skin type needs moisturization.You can use two moisturizers – a thick moisturizer for dry parts and a water based light moisturizer for oily ones.
3.Applying suncreen with at least SPF 15 is very important too.
4.Try to use lotions or a cleanser which have alpha hydroxyl acid(AHA) .
5.Scrubbing can be difficult for those who have combination skin .It is better to use home made scrubber to balance out the skin without affecting it chemically.
6.Chemicals in soaps damage the skin so it is better to stay away from them.
7.Choose your cosmetics cautiously and do not treat all the skin parts equally if you have combination skin.