Your Skin Type

What skin type do you have?

This is only a guideline to assist – if you are unsure just email us and we can tell you which products are best for your skin type.

Normal skin
does not feel dry or oily. Pores are visible but not large or clogged.
After a wash it feels smooth and comfortable. At midday it still looks fresh and clean.
Only occasionally break out in spots.

Dry skin
has a thin and papery texture. It feels dry to touch.
The pores are very fine. After a wash it feels tight, as though it is too small for the face.
By midday flaky patches appear. Hardly ever break out in spots

Oily skin
feels very greasy. The texture is often very thick and coarse. There are large, visible pores. After a wash it feels fine. By midday it looks shiny. Often break out in spots.

Combination skin
is normal with a few dry patches and a few oily patches.
Dryness is usually on the cheeks. Oiliness is usually on the T-zone. After a wash some areas feel dry and some smooth. By the midday the T-zone is shiny. Often break out in spots in the T-zone. Most women have combination skin.

Sensitive skin
can be easily irritated. Typical reactions are itching, burning, chafing and stinging. After a wash a wash it feels dry and itchy in places.
By midday there are flaky patches and some redness.
Occasionally break out in spots