Simple Questions to Help Define Skin Types
By answering the following questions, you’ll be able to choose your correct skin type.
QUESTION: DRY: NORMAL/COMB: OILY:
Do you break out? Rarely Occasionally Frequently
Do you have blackheads? Few/none T-zone Problem
What do your pores look like? Small T-zone Enlarged
How does you skin look one
hour after cleansing? Dry/tight Slightly tight for Oil in T-Zone
first 1/2 hour
Do you have facial lines? A Lot Few None
Does your foundation melt Hardly By mid day Within 2 hours
away during the day?
*Combination skin can vary, leaning more toward oily or more toward dry depending upon the individual as
well as situation including time of year, stress, time of month, etc. answer the questions based on the way your
customer’s skin is now. (You may have to adjust her skincare regime as her skin changes.)