How to Prep Oily Skin for Makeup

Carefully applying makeup is a labor of love that requires time and energy, so when your makeup melts or looks overly shiny a few hours later, it can feel like all that effort was in vain. This is often the case for people with oily skin. The good news? You can do things to prepare oily skin for makeup to ensure it lasts and looks fresh throughout the day. Below, Clint Brock, a makeup artist and MODA brush artist, shares some dos and don’ts, plus tips to get the perfect complexion base layer for oily skin.

"Just because the skin is oily, that doesn’t mean it’s well hydrated."

“Some days I will use just powder and my clients’ skin stays matte all day long.”

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