Earth

Your skin may be "normal" or "combination" if it:

  • Mostly feels vibrant, elastic, and supple

  • Has no or few imperfections

  • Has no severe sensitivity

  • Could be dry or normal in some areas and oily in others (nose, forehead, chin)

Air

Your skin may be "sensitive" if it:

  • Is prone to being irritated, swollen, red, itchy, rashy, or flaky

  • Might be occasionally inflammed

  • Has issues such as psoriasis, rosacea, eczema, or folliculitis

Fire

Your skin may be "oily" or "acne-prone" if it:

  • Is thick and shiny or dull, often appearing greasy by midday

  • Has blackheads, pimples, or other blemishes

  • Has enlarged pores, especially on the nose, chin, and forehead

Water

Your skin may be "dry" if it:

  • Looks dull, rough and often flaky

  • Might sometimes crack, peel, or become itchy, irritated or inflamed

  • Feels like there’s a “tugging” sensation across your skin (less elasticity)

  • Tends towards more lines or fine wrinkles