Knowing your skin type and what it needs is the key to a great complexion. ‘Your skin type is determined genetically which explains much of how your skin looks and behaves’ explains facialist Julia Hart. If however it just came down to genetics your regime would be easy. While your skin does have a definite type it’s not all dependent on genetics; lifestyle, stress and even the weather can affect it too. Follow ELLE’s guide to how to look after your skin type, whether your skin is always that way or just moonlighting temporarily.
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