As/Is·Posted on Jul 6, 201717 Things Girls With Oily Skin Will UnderstandYou have to wipe a load of grease off your phone screen after you take a call.by Natalya LobanovaBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. You're well aware that you have oily skin, yet you're always surprised by how reflective your face is. BuzzFeed / Korabkova / Getty Images It's incredible how much light your forehead is able to reflect. 2. Summer always turns you into an actual ball of grease. Lynne Rutledge @linnifred Ahh frizzy hair and oily skin. My classic summer look. 07:55 PM - 30 Jun 2017 Reply Retweet Favorite 3. And all makeup melts off your face. Sahalie @sahalieangell I'm gonna start putting my makeup on an inch above my actual eyes so that when the humidity melts it down my face it will look purposeful 02:04 PM - 01 Jul 2017 Reply Retweet Favorite 4. No matter how much powder you apply, your skin just seems to absorb it all. Cecilia Soto @Celiawhaaa Oily skin problems Fri Jan 13 20:54:23 UTC+0000 2017 Reply Retweet Favorite 5. People ask you what highlighter you're using, and most of the time the response is "sweat and/or grease". S @calum__hood Sweat or highlighter? 🤔 # Oilyskinproblems 12:31 PM - 18 Jun 2017 Reply Retweet Favorite 6. So you just skip highlighter, because your skin will naturally get that ~dewy~ look as the day progresses. Claire de Louraille @cdelouraille Me at 10:01 am after putting on mattefying makeup at 10:00 am #oilyskinproblems 07:54 PM - 28 Jul 2016 Reply Retweet Favorite 7. No-makeup makeup is actually pointless because it becomes literally no makeup at all in a matter of hours. Ashley @ashleyliddy No point in wearing make up during the summer because I just sweat it all off 04:58 PM - 30 May 2016 Reply Retweet Favorite 8. Which means primer is your best friend. As are setting spray, powder, and regular touch-ups... Smashbox 9. However, just because you have oily skin, doesn't necessarily mean you have spotty or bad skin. At least not all of the time. heartless.tumblr.com 10. For some reason, most skincare companies don't seem to be aware of this and insist on making all products for oily skin super harsh, as though they want you to literally shed your skin. aidn.tumblr.com 11. Which somehow makes you oilier than you were!! Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF NBC 12. It’s taken you a while to realise that oils and moisturisers are actually still good for your skin. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 13. You probably have to give your phone a thorough wipe-down before you can use the front camera. Audra @Audra_Preston I hate when you get done with a phone call and look at your screen and see what disgusting oily skin you have 03:15 PM - 20 Jun 2017 Reply Retweet Favorite 14. You've definitely used toilet paper to blot your face before. ΞMILY @currentopurify Oily skin problems 06:00 AM - 24 Jul 2016 Reply Retweet Favorite You can't always have blotting paper on hand. 15. Oily skin probably means you have an oily scalp too, so dry shampoo is your best friend. BuzzFeed 16. But it's not all bad, because things that make most people dry and flaky just make your skin normal and matte. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Universal Pictures Long-haul flights and central heating aren't such a big problem for you. 17. And it's all worth it, because oily skin ages better than dry skin. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF E! Entertainment We're winning in the long run.