Combination skin is the most common skin type. It is a combination of both oily and dry skin with certain areas of the face oily and the rest dry. Usually there is a dry panel consisting of cheeks and the areas around the eyes and mouth and a central greasy panel consisting of the forehead, nose and chin. The greasy central panel is referred to as T – Zone.
The development of combination skin type happens with time. When become twenty years the oily skin which is present usually in the lower half of the face namely, chins and jaw line is caused due to the hormonal factors such as the pill, stress and menstruation.
Combination skin presents the need for carefully managing both dry and oily skin. Your effort should be towards striking a balance to reduce the oiliness of the greasy parts and lubricating the dry areas.