LIVE CHAT: How to Tell Your Skin Type (+ Pick the Right Products for Your Needs)Live Chat with The Paula's Choice Research Team: How to Tell Your Skin Type (+ Pick the Right Products for Your Needs)
In today’s Live Chat, Paula’s Choice staffers Bryan and Nathan discuss how you can REALLY tell your skin type, what factors can influence your skin type + how to choose the right products for your skin’s particular needs.
Highlights from today's show:
3:30 How many skin types are there (and which ones should you really pay attention to)?
4:14 What is oily skin + what common issues does this skin type have?
6:26 Why combination skin is more common than you think.
8:56 Skin-care application tips for combination skin.
10:25 Dry skin vs. very dry skin.
12:53 What the heck is a “normal skin type”?
13:52 Fan Question: Can I use a high SPF (like SPF 50) and then just apply less of it?
16:02 Fan Question: Can I use a spray on sunscreen over my makeup?
16:55 How often do you REALLY need to reapply your sunscreen?
18:18 How medications, hormones and weather can influence your skin type.
20:57 Tips on how to adjust your routine to accommodate seasonal skin-type changes.
21:54 Does your diet affect your skin type?
22:30 A short discussion on dairy and acne.
23:25 Will drinking more water help alleviate dry skin?
26:15 How the products you use can change your skin type.
32:40 Fan Question: What’s the best way to apply makeup on dry skin (product recommendations)?
39:04 Fan Question: My skin is dry in the morning and oily later in the day. What can I do?
41:42 The best way to pick products for your skin type (cleansers, toners, exfoliants and more)!
42:10 Picking the right skin-care routine for an oily skin-type.
45:00 Bryan and Nathan debate the definition of “gel”.
46:28 Combination skin “best practices”!
51:04 Choosing products for dry skin (or very dry skin).
51:50 What if you have dry skin & breakouts? Should you use an AHA or BHA?
53:43 Why using just one type of product may not be enough.
55:25 Fan Question: The great toner debate, should you use your hands or a cotton pad?
57:56 Will applying moisturizer to oily skin make it produce less oil?
1:01:01 Fan Question: Can you apply liquid AHA or BHAs with your hands?
• Tips for Treating Oily Skin: http://goo.gl/kVHVVg
• Extreme Combination Skin: http://goo.gl/Edxx49
• Dry Skin: http://goo.gl/lU5mgQ
• Seasonal Skin-Care Changes: http://goo.gl/18QPsu
• Neck Creams & Anti-Aging: http://goo.gl/RwDwRw
• How to Apply Sunscreen & SPF FAQs: http://goo.gl/uk7FhJ