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A 35-year-old female asked:

It started with oily hair last few years,now i wash it every 2 days, to get the oils out. now my skin on my body gets oily after 3 hours after showers?

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Dr. Christine Hom
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Oily skin: Oily hair and skin will vary depending on your environment, heat, humidity, and activity level. It may be comforting to know that oily skin maintains a young appearance longer, and is better at doing its job as a barrier against the outside world. Your skin is doing its job.

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