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What is combination skin?

Combination skin appears dry in some areas and oily in others. Usually, this type of skin is oily in the so-called "T zone" -- the area comprising the forehead, nose, and chin -- while dry everywhere else. People with combination skin may need to use different products on oily and dry areas to manage both skin types.

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