Augh! My skin is so oily! OMG! My skin is so dry! Chances are that you have cried one or the other of those at some point during your life. What is a gal to do? What you might think of doing intuitively can have the opposite result than you intend. Let's look at why. If you have oily skin, you are lucky in some respects because it means that you are probably going to stave off wrinkles. The negative for you is that you have more than likely been plagued with blemishes.