What You Need To Fix Your Oily Skin Fast, According To A Top Derm

It's a universal truth that we will all suffer from at least one acne breakout in our lifetime. And for those with oily skin, it seems like those breakouts come a whole lot more frequently, and at the worst times, in the middle of summer.
"You're more prone to acne in the summer due to the heat, sweating and humidity," says Debra Jaliman, MD, a New York City-based dermatologist. "These factors increase skin oiliness as well as cause bacteria to multiply easier and can cause your pores to clog, leading to acne breakouts." But what can you do to fix your oiliness and pimples ASAP?
For Dr. Jaliman, it's all about finding products with the right ingredients, specifically glycolic acid, benzoyl peroxide, and salicylic acid. She also suggests switching to clothing with natural fibers, like cotton, to avoid body breakouts caused by sweating on your chest or back.
Ahead, check out some of Dr. Jaliman's quick-fix recommendations to get rid of your excess oil before it gives you problems.