Blemishes are a common and can form when skin produces excess oil (sebum), this can cause a pore to become clogged. As men’s skin tend to be oilier than women’s, using skincare products for oily skin can help control shine and excess sebum. Some of the main causes of breakouts are:
Should men use a moisturiser for blemish-prone skin?
Even if you have oily or blemish-prone skin, a moisturiser is an important step in your routine. Some blemish products may cause skin to feel dry and replenishing moisture helps skin stay balanced. Look for non-comedogenic formulas that will moisturise skin without clogging pores.