Oily Skin in Cape Town

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Yemaya Spa & Hair

The Point Center, 76 Regent Road, Seapoint, Cape Town

R960
(65 reviews)

Angsana Spa at Vineyard Hotel

60 Colinton Road, Newlands, Cape Town

from R450
(2 reviews)

View Health and Skincare Clinic

Devonshire Court, Recreation Road, Fish Hoek, Southern Peninsula, Cape Town

from R650
(14 reviews)

Sorbet Camps Bay

Shop 109 The Promenade Victoria Road Camps Bay Camps Bay Western Cape

R1640
(0 reviews)

Le Papillon Wellness and Beauty Studio

50 Buitenkant street, 8001 Cape Town, South Africa

from R550
(57 reviews)

Adore Day Spa & Laser Centre

23 Lourensford Road, 7130 Somerset West, Cape Town

from R400
(34 reviews)

Smart laser Plattekloof

c/o Olienhout Ave and Plattekloof Road, Spar Shopping Centre, Plattekloof, Cape Town

R850
(45 reviews)

Smart Laser Blouberg

55 Porterfield Road, Blouberg, Table View

R850
(34 reviews)

Elemental Health & Beauty

Atlantic Beach Golf Estate, Melkbos, Cape Town

R715
(18 reviews)

JustBe Aesthetics

77 Keurboom Road, Rondebosch, Cape Town

from R450
(25 reviews)

Per Donna Beauty & Wellness Clinic

6th Avenue, Melkbosstrand, Cape Town

R250
(22 reviews)

Oasis Beauty and Massage Centre

Mayfair, Century way, Cape Town

from R400
(24 reviews)

Smart Laser Rondebosch

Rondebosch Village, Klipfontein Rd, Rondebosch, Cape Town

R850
(34 reviews)

Sapphire Spa

O on kloof boutique hotel and spa, 92 Kloof Road Bantry Bay, Cape Town

from R410
(15 reviews)

Sense Spa

The Watefront, Cape Town

R760
(0 reviews)

Little Daydream Mobile Beauty

89 Kloofnek road, Tamboerskloof, Cape Town

R690
(26 reviews)

Aurora Beauty & Wellness Spa

12 Park Lane, Century City, Cape Town 7441

from R480
(44 reviews)

Yemaya Constantia Village

Shop 5, Old Village Constantia, Cape Town

from R500
(12 reviews)

International Academy Student Salon

4th Floor 80 Strand Street Cape Town CBD

R450
(1 reviews)

Smart Laser Durbanville

Unit 37 B Durbanville Village Square (Corner of Oxford and Queen street Durbanville)

R850
(35 reviews)

Smart Laser Vredekloof

Shop 11, next to the Woolworths exit, Glengarry Shopping Centre

R700
(33 reviews)

Smart Laser Kenilworth

74 Loch Road, Kenilworth, Pick & Pay Express Ext

R850
(33 reviews)

Jia Life Wellness Spa

1 Ravenscourt Rd, Parklands, 7441

from R210
(1 reviews)

Oriental Spa

16 Jim Fouche Avenue, Plattekloof 1, Cape Town, 7500

from R250
(0 reviews)
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Bodily Beauty

3 2nd Avenue, Grassy Park, 7941 Cape Town

(23 reviews)

Sublime Skin and Body

16 Crassula Way, Pinelands, Cape Town

R630
(50 reviews)

RUBY'S ETHNIC FLAIR,BEAUTY AND NAILS

52 SEAPOINT MAIN ROAD, SEAPOINT

from R290
(32 reviews)

Desert Rose Health and Beauty

Mezzanine floor, Bank Chambers bldg, 144 Longmarket street, Cape town

from R575
(5 reviews)

Body Basics Massage On The Move

10a Max Street Rugby, Milnerton, Cape Town

from R400
(7 reviews)
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Glasshouse

Shop 5A.3, Silo 5, South Arm Road, Waterfront, Cape Town

R1550
(48 reviews)

McQueens Beauty Collective

Shop no.4, 77 Regent Road, Sea Point, Cape Town. 8060

R1940
(24 reviews)

The Glam Bar

Winston Place, 65 Main Road, Green Point, Cape Town

R800
(62 reviews)

Yemaya Kloof

1st Floor, Lifestyle on 50 Kloof Street. Gardens, Cape Town

R350
(18 reviews)

Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa

Victoria Road, Camps Bay, Cape Town

R1550
(0 reviews)

Ohmm Face & Body

Shop 2B, Dean Street Arcade, Corner Dean Street and Main Road, Newlands, Cape Town

R1400
(0 reviews)


 

Condition – Oily Skin

 

An oily Skin type develops due to the sebaceous glands in the skin producing too much sebum.

Sebum is the waxy, oily substance that serves for protection and hydration of the skin, and it's vital for keeping the skin healthy.

But once there is the over production and it creates an oily skin that can lead to blocked pores and acne. Most common areas affected is the T zone which includes the nose and the forehead. 

 

What are the symptoms of Oily Skin?

 

- Shiny or greasy skin tone

- Large or noticeable pores

- Thick or rough skin

- Increased acne breakouts

- Clogged pores and blackheads

 

However, there are benefits to having the oily skin. Oily Skin develops less wrinkles and tends to be less sensitive as its thicker.

 

What are the reasons for having Oily Skin?

 

Genetics

Often the causes for Oily skin can be found in genetics. If Oily skin is linked to genetics can be difficult to prevent.

 

Hormones

Oily skin can be caused by changes in hormones such as the menstrual cycle, and it can be difficult to control.

 

Unhealthy Diet

Unhealthy diet can cause the skin to become oily. It helps to stay hydrated, avoid greasy foods and trans fats, and to eat a diet full of nourishing whole foods.

 

Stress

When we are stressed our body over-produces a hormone called cortisol which then causes a overproduction of oil making the skin more oily.

 

What are the best treatments for Oily Skin?

 

There are a few ways to help treat or control oily skin. A range of good skincare treatments for Oily Skin can be used in your daily skin cleansing routine, and can improve the appearance and the health of your skin.

Skin treatments that help with Oily Skin are:

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Treatments which can help with the condition Oily Skin