Oily skin has the disadvantage of making your face look shiny as well as having a tendency to breakout into pimples. Good news is oily skin age more slowly than dry skins. You can take following measures to reduce the shine.

- Wash your face with a suitable soap [which is not too harsh] about thrice a day.
- Avoid unnecessary exposure to the sun, wear water based sunscreen and protective coating.
- Use creams and make-up with a water-base.
- Use a mild astringent to tone your skin.