Skin is your body’s largest organ, covering and protecting every single surface of your body. Glowing skin is the result of exceptional skin care. But you might be betting on the wrong horse if you buy expensive skin care products that do not suit your skin type.

To develop a better understanding for your skin and what will suit it best, take up the Skin Test Quiz below:

1  How does your skin feel if you wash it water?

  1. Tight and uncomfortable
  2. Smooth
  3. Dry and itchy in places
  4. Fine- quite comfortable
  5. Dry in some areas and smooth in others


2  How does your skin usually look by the middle of the day?

  1. Flaky patches appearing
  2. Fresh and Clean
  3. Patches and some Redness
  4. Shiny
  5. Shiny in the T-Zone


3   How often do you break out in spots?

  1. Hardly ever
  2. Before or during that time of the month
  3. Occasionally
  4. Often
  5. Often- in the T-Zone


4   How often you need a moisturizer?

  1. A lot of moisturizer throughout the day, and it is especially needed upon waking or after cleansing the face.
  2. Occasionally
  3. Somewhat frequently
  4. Hardly ever
  5. Frequently (in some areas like cheeks)



5  How often does your skin react when you use a facial toner?

  1. It stings
  2. No problems
  3. Stings and itches
  4. Feels fresher
  5. Feels fresher in some areas but stings in others


Now add up your A’s, B’s, C’s , D’s and E’s. your skin type is the one that have majority of answers.


Mostly A’s: DRY

Mostly B’s: NORMAL


Mostly D’s: OILY




Our skin’s needs can change over time,  so it is a good idea to run through this quiz and keep “checking in” regularly to determine whether any adjustments to your current ritual are needed.