Skin Care Library

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What Are The Barriers to Skin Health?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 03, 2022

There are 4 main issues that can may skin unhealthy: Dehydration, Inflammation, Evenness of Pigmentation, and Risk of Aging. The skin type quiz assesses these skin problems to diagnose your Baumann Skin Type and customized a skincare routine that targets any barriers to skin health.

Read more
16 Baumann Skin Types

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 03, 2022

The Baumann Skin Type System is a skin type classification system used by dermatologists to categorize patients into 16 distinct Baumann Skin Types in order to prescribe skin care regimens in medical practices. This scientific system is the gold standard and is discussed in many medical textbooks. Only Skin Type Solutions has the license to use the Baumann Skin Typing System. Learn about the 16 skin types and how they differ.

Read more
What is My Skin Type?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Sep 08, 2022

There are many skin types. What are the different skin types? What skin typing system do dermatologists use?

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 10: ORNT | The Best Skin Type: Rarest and Healthiest

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jul 15, 2022

The best skin type is Skin type 10. The ORNT Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Tight, with no barriers to skin health. Also referred to as Perfect 10 Skin and is the rarest skin type.

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 1: DSPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 19, 2022

The DSPT Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Tight, with three barriers to skin health: dehydration, inflammation, and pigmentation. While dry, sensitive skin can require extra care, DSPT skin types can be on the road to healthier, happier skin with a skincare routine that includes the right moisturizers and ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 16: DRNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRNW Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and aging. This is a common skin type that can be easily managed with the proper daily skin care regimen and lifestyle habits such as wearing sunscreen and avoiding deliberate tanning. What Are ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 15: DRPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRPW Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with three barriers to skin health: dehydration, pigmentation, and aging. A common skin type, DRPW skin can fit a number of profiles, including: A person younger than 30 years old with dry skin who is often in the sun without ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 14: DRNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRNT Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Tight, with only one barrier to skin health: dehydration. Because they only have one barrier to skin health, DRNTs are rarely seen in a dermatology practice. Though dryness can lead to a dull, uneven complexion and sometimes itchiness and flaking, these ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 13: DRPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRPT Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Pigmented, and Tight, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and pigmentation. This skin type is uncommon and is usually seen in those with Fitzpatrick Skin Type III or higher. The two main concerns, dryness and pigmentation, tend to go hand-in-hand, as itching ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 12: ORNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The ORNW Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with only one barrier to skin health: aging. This skin type is ideal for people over 30, since signs of aging naturally become more apparent around this age due to accumulated sun exposure and the natural aging process. ORNWs over ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 11: ORPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The ORPW Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: pigmentation and wrinkles. Dryness and sensitivity are not an issue for this skin type, though ORPWs can struggle with uneven skin tone and accelerated signs of aging such as lines, wrinkles, and sagging skin. ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 7: OSPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSPW Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with three barriers to skin health: inflammation, pigmentation, and aging. Together, inflammation and pigmentation problems can be a challenge for OSPWs, often leading to acne, melasma, rosacea, or post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. However, by using the proper skincare regimen and treatment options ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 9: ORPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The ORPT Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Pigmented, and Tight, with only one barrier to skin health: pigmentation. An uncommon skin type, ORPT is usually found in younger people who have frequent sun exposure. Occasionally, younger women with melasma will have ORPT skin. In this case, discontinuing the use of ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 8: OSNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSNW Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: inflammation and aging. While underlying inflammation combined with excessive oil and clogged pores can often lead to acne for this skin type, OSNWs can fairly easily achieve clear, smooth skin by following the proper ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 6: OSNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSNT Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Non-Pigmented, and Tight. The majority of people with this skin type are under the age of 30 with acne. Sensitivity caused by underlying inflammation is the one barrier to skin health for OSNT types. However, using the proper acne treatment regimen for your ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 4: DSNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSNW Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Non-pigmented, and Wrinkled. The majority of people with this skin type fit into one of two categories: 1) an adult with rosacea and photoaging or 2) a woman with acne. Though this skin type can be challenging to manage because it has three ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 3: DSPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSPW Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Wrinkled. DSPW is one of the most complex and challenging skin types to manage, as all four barriers to skin health are present: dehydration, inflammation, pigmentation, and aging. Many DSPW skin types also struggle with acne or rosacea. However, all of ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 5: OSPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSPT Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Tight. Most people with this skin type are younger than 30, have a Fitzpatrick Skin Type of III or higher, and struggle with acne and post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. While the combination of acne and pigmentation issues can be a challenge for this ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 2: DSNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSNT Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Non-pigmented, and Tight, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and inflammation. While dry, sensitive skin can be a challenge for this skin type, the right skincare regimen that includes a barrier repair moisturizer and anti-inflammatory ingredients can leave DSNT types well on ...

Read more
What Are The Barriers to Skin Health?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 03, 2022

There are 4 main issues that can may skin unhealthy: Dehydration, Inflammation, Evenness of Pigmentation, and Risk of Aging. The skin type quiz assesses these skin problems to diagnose your Baumann Skin Type and customized a skincare routine that targets any barriers to skin health.

Read more
16 Baumann Skin Types

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 03, 2022

The Baumann Skin Type System is a skin type classification system used by dermatologists to categorize patients into 16 distinct Baumann Skin Types in order to prescribe skin care regimens in medical practices. This scientific system is the gold standard and is discussed in many medical textbooks. Only Skin Type Solutions has the license to use the Baumann Skin Typing System. Learn about the 16 skin types and how they differ.

Read more
What is My Skin Type?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Sep 08, 2022

There are many skin types. What are the different skin types? What skin typing system do dermatologists use?

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 10: ORNT | The Best Skin Type: Rarest and Healthiest

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jul 15, 2022

The best skin type is Skin type 10. The ORNT Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Tight, with no barriers to skin health. Also referred to as Perfect 10 Skin and is the rarest skin type.

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 1: DSPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 19, 2022

The DSPT Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Tight, with three barriers to skin health: dehydration, inflammation, and pigmentation. While dry, sensitive skin can require extra care, DSPT skin types can be on the road to healthier, happier skin with a skincare routine that includes the right moisturizers and ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 16: DRNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRNW Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and aging. This is a common skin type that can be easily managed with the proper daily skin care regimen and lifestyle habits such as wearing sunscreen and avoiding deliberate tanning. What Are ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 15: DRPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRPW Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with three barriers to skin health: dehydration, pigmentation, and aging. A common skin type, DRPW skin can fit a number of profiles, including: A person younger than 30 years old with dry skin who is often in the sun without ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 14: DRNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRNT Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Tight, with only one barrier to skin health: dehydration. Because they only have one barrier to skin health, DRNTs are rarely seen in a dermatology practice. Though dryness can lead to a dull, uneven complexion and sometimes itchiness and flaking, these ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 13: DRPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRPT Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Pigmented, and Tight, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and pigmentation. This skin type is uncommon and is usually seen in those with Fitzpatrick Skin Type III or higher. The two main concerns, dryness and pigmentation, tend to go hand-in-hand, as itching ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 12: ORNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The ORNW Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with only one barrier to skin health: aging. This skin type is ideal for people over 30, since signs of aging naturally become more apparent around this age due to accumulated sun exposure and the natural aging process. ORNWs over ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 11: ORPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The ORPW Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: pigmentation and wrinkles. Dryness and sensitivity are not an issue for this skin type, though ORPWs can struggle with uneven skin tone and accelerated signs of aging such as lines, wrinkles, and sagging skin. ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 7: OSPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSPW Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with three barriers to skin health: inflammation, pigmentation, and aging. Together, inflammation and pigmentation problems can be a challenge for OSPWs, often leading to acne, melasma, rosacea, or post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. However, by using the proper skincare regimen and treatment options ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 9: ORPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The ORPT Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Pigmented, and Tight, with only one barrier to skin health: pigmentation. An uncommon skin type, ORPT is usually found in younger people who have frequent sun exposure. Occasionally, younger women with melasma will have ORPT skin. In this case, discontinuing the use of ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 8: OSNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSNW Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: inflammation and aging. While underlying inflammation combined with excessive oil and clogged pores can often lead to acne for this skin type, OSNWs can fairly easily achieve clear, smooth skin by following the proper ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 6: OSNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSNT Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Non-Pigmented, and Tight. The majority of people with this skin type are under the age of 30 with acne. Sensitivity caused by underlying inflammation is the one barrier to skin health for OSNT types. However, using the proper acne treatment regimen for your ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 4: DSNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSNW Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Non-pigmented, and Wrinkled. The majority of people with this skin type fit into one of two categories: 1) an adult with rosacea and photoaging or 2) a woman with acne. Though this skin type can be challenging to manage because it has three ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 3: DSPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSPW Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Wrinkled. DSPW is one of the most complex and challenging skin types to manage, as all four barriers to skin health are present: dehydration, inflammation, pigmentation, and aging. Many DSPW skin types also struggle with acne or rosacea. However, all of ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 5: OSPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSPT Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Tight. Most people with this skin type are younger than 30, have a Fitzpatrick Skin Type of III or higher, and struggle with acne and post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. While the combination of acne and pigmentation issues can be a challenge for this ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 2: DSNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSNT Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Non-pigmented, and Tight, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and inflammation. While dry, sensitive skin can be a challenge for this skin type, the right skincare regimen that includes a barrier repair moisturizer and anti-inflammatory ingredients can leave DSNT types well on ...

Read more
What Are The Barriers to Skin Health?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 03, 2022

There are 4 main issues that can may skin unhealthy: Dehydration, Inflammation, Evenness of Pigmentation, and Risk of Aging. The skin type quiz assesses these skin problems to diagnose your Baumann Skin Type and customized a skincare routine that targets any barriers to skin health.

Read more
16 Baumann Skin Types

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 03, 2022

The Baumann Skin Type System is a skin type classification system used by dermatologists to categorize patients into 16 distinct Baumann Skin Types in order to prescribe skin care regimens in medical practices. This scientific system is the gold standard and is discussed in many medical textbooks. Only Skin Type Solutions has the license to use the Baumann Skin Typing System. Learn about the 16 skin types and how they differ.

Read more
What is My Skin Type?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Sep 08, 2022

There are many skin types. What are the different skin types? What skin typing system do dermatologists use?

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 10: ORNT | The Best Skin Type: Rarest and Healthiest

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jul 15, 2022

The best skin type is Skin type 10. The ORNT Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Tight, with no barriers to skin health. Also referred to as Perfect 10 Skin and is the rarest skin type.

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 1: DSPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 19, 2022

The DSPT Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Tight, with three barriers to skin health: dehydration, inflammation, and pigmentation. While dry, sensitive skin can require extra care, DSPT skin types can be on the road to healthier, happier skin with a skincare routine that includes the right moisturizers and ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 16: DRNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRNW Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and aging. This is a common skin type that can be easily managed with the proper daily skin care regimen and lifestyle habits such as wearing sunscreen and avoiding deliberate tanning. What Are ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 15: DRPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRPW Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with three barriers to skin health: dehydration, pigmentation, and aging. A common skin type, DRPW skin can fit a number of profiles, including: A person younger than 30 years old with dry skin who is often in the sun without ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 14: DRNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRNT Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Tight, with only one barrier to skin health: dehydration. Because they only have one barrier to skin health, DRNTs are rarely seen in a dermatology practice. Though dryness can lead to a dull, uneven complexion and sometimes itchiness and flaking, these ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 13: DRPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRPT Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Pigmented, and Tight, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and pigmentation. This skin type is uncommon and is usually seen in those with Fitzpatrick Skin Type III or higher. The two main concerns, dryness and pigmentation, tend to go hand-in-hand, as itching ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 12: ORNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The ORNW Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with only one barrier to skin health: aging. This skin type is ideal for people over 30, since signs of aging naturally become more apparent around this age due to accumulated sun exposure and the natural aging process. ORNWs over ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 11: ORPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The ORPW Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: pigmentation and wrinkles. Dryness and sensitivity are not an issue for this skin type, though ORPWs can struggle with uneven skin tone and accelerated signs of aging such as lines, wrinkles, and sagging skin. ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 7: OSPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSPW Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with three barriers to skin health: inflammation, pigmentation, and aging. Together, inflammation and pigmentation problems can be a challenge for OSPWs, often leading to acne, melasma, rosacea, or post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. However, by using the proper skincare regimen and treatment options ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 9: ORPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The ORPT Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Pigmented, and Tight, with only one barrier to skin health: pigmentation. An uncommon skin type, ORPT is usually found in younger people who have frequent sun exposure. Occasionally, younger women with melasma will have ORPT skin. In this case, discontinuing the use of ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 8: OSNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSNW Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: inflammation and aging. While underlying inflammation combined with excessive oil and clogged pores can often lead to acne for this skin type, OSNWs can fairly easily achieve clear, smooth skin by following the proper ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 6: OSNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSNT Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Non-Pigmented, and Tight. The majority of people with this skin type are under the age of 30 with acne. Sensitivity caused by underlying inflammation is the one barrier to skin health for OSNT types. However, using the proper acne treatment regimen for your ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 4: DSNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSNW Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Non-pigmented, and Wrinkled. The majority of people with this skin type fit into one of two categories: 1) an adult with rosacea and photoaging or 2) a woman with acne. Though this skin type can be challenging to manage because it has three ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 3: DSPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSPW Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Wrinkled. DSPW is one of the most complex and challenging skin types to manage, as all four barriers to skin health are present: dehydration, inflammation, pigmentation, and aging. Many DSPW skin types also struggle with acne or rosacea. However, all of ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 5: OSPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSPT Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Tight. Most people with this skin type are younger than 30, have a Fitzpatrick Skin Type of III or higher, and struggle with acne and post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. While the combination of acne and pigmentation issues can be a challenge for this ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 2: DSNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSNT Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Non-pigmented, and Tight, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and inflammation. While dry, sensitive skin can be a challenge for this skin type, the right skincare regimen that includes a barrier repair moisturizer and anti-inflammatory ingredients can leave DSNT types well on ...

Read more
What Are The Barriers to Skin Health?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 03, 2022

There are 4 main issues that can may skin unhealthy: Dehydration, Inflammation, Evenness of Pigmentation, and Risk of Aging. The skin type quiz assesses these skin problems to diagnose your Baumann Skin Type and customized a skincare routine that targets any barriers to skin health.

Read more
16 Baumann Skin Types

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 03, 2022

The Baumann Skin Type System is a skin type classification system used by dermatologists to categorize patients into 16 distinct Baumann Skin Types in order to prescribe skin care regimens in medical practices. This scientific system is the gold standard and is discussed in many medical textbooks. Only Skin Type Solutions has the license to use the Baumann Skin Typing System. Learn about the 16 skin types and how they differ.

Read more
What is My Skin Type?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Sep 08, 2022

There are many skin types. What are the different skin types? What skin typing system do dermatologists use?

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 10: ORNT | The Best Skin Type: Rarest and Healthiest

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jul 15, 2022

The best skin type is Skin type 10. The ORNT Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Tight, with no barriers to skin health. Also referred to as Perfect 10 Skin and is the rarest skin type.

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 1: DSPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 19, 2022

The DSPT Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Tight, with three barriers to skin health: dehydration, inflammation, and pigmentation. While dry, sensitive skin can require extra care, DSPT skin types can be on the road to healthier, happier skin with a skincare routine that includes the right moisturizers and ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 16: DRNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRNW Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and aging. This is a common skin type that can be easily managed with the proper daily skin care regimen and lifestyle habits such as wearing sunscreen and avoiding deliberate tanning. What Are ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 15: DRPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRPW Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with three barriers to skin health: dehydration, pigmentation, and aging. A common skin type, DRPW skin can fit a number of profiles, including: A person younger than 30 years old with dry skin who is often in the sun without ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 14: DRNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRNT Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Tight, with only one barrier to skin health: dehydration. Because they only have one barrier to skin health, DRNTs are rarely seen in a dermatology practice. Though dryness can lead to a dull, uneven complexion and sometimes itchiness and flaking, these ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 13: DRPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRPT Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Pigmented, and Tight, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and pigmentation. This skin type is uncommon and is usually seen in those with Fitzpatrick Skin Type III or higher. The two main concerns, dryness and pigmentation, tend to go hand-in-hand, as itching ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 12: ORNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The ORNW Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with only one barrier to skin health: aging. This skin type is ideal for people over 30, since signs of aging naturally become more apparent around this age due to accumulated sun exposure and the natural aging process. ORNWs over ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 11: ORPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The ORPW Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: pigmentation and wrinkles. Dryness and sensitivity are not an issue for this skin type, though ORPWs can struggle with uneven skin tone and accelerated signs of aging such as lines, wrinkles, and sagging skin. ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 7: OSPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSPW Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with three barriers to skin health: inflammation, pigmentation, and aging. Together, inflammation and pigmentation problems can be a challenge for OSPWs, often leading to acne, melasma, rosacea, or post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. However, by using the proper skincare regimen and treatment options ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 9: ORPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The ORPT Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Pigmented, and Tight, with only one barrier to skin health: pigmentation. An uncommon skin type, ORPT is usually found in younger people who have frequent sun exposure. Occasionally, younger women with melasma will have ORPT skin. In this case, discontinuing the use of ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 8: OSNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSNW Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: inflammation and aging. While underlying inflammation combined with excessive oil and clogged pores can often lead to acne for this skin type, OSNWs can fairly easily achieve clear, smooth skin by following the proper ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 6: OSNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSNT Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Non-Pigmented, and Tight. The majority of people with this skin type are under the age of 30 with acne. Sensitivity caused by underlying inflammation is the one barrier to skin health for OSNT types. However, using the proper acne treatment regimen for your ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 4: DSNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSNW Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Non-pigmented, and Wrinkled. The majority of people with this skin type fit into one of two categories: 1) an adult with rosacea and photoaging or 2) a woman with acne. Though this skin type can be challenging to manage because it has three ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 3: DSPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSPW Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Wrinkled. DSPW is one of the most complex and challenging skin types to manage, as all four barriers to skin health are present: dehydration, inflammation, pigmentation, and aging. Many DSPW skin types also struggle with acne or rosacea. However, all of ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 5: OSPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSPT Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Tight. Most people with this skin type are younger than 30, have a Fitzpatrick Skin Type of III or higher, and struggle with acne and post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. While the combination of acne and pigmentation issues can be a challenge for this ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 2: DSNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSNT Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Non-pigmented, and Tight, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and inflammation. While dry, sensitive skin can be a challenge for this skin type, the right skincare regimen that includes a barrier repair moisturizer and anti-inflammatory ingredients can leave DSNT types well on ...

Read more
What Are The Barriers to Skin Health?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 03, 2022

There are 4 main issues that can may skin unhealthy: Dehydration, Inflammation, Evenness of Pigmentation, and Risk of Aging. The skin type quiz assesses these skin problems to diagnose your Baumann Skin Type and customized a skincare routine that targets any barriers to skin health.

Read more
16 Baumann Skin Types

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 03, 2022

The Baumann Skin Type System is a skin type classification system used by dermatologists to categorize patients into 16 distinct Baumann Skin Types in order to prescribe skin care regimens in medical practices. This scientific system is the gold standard and is discussed in many medical textbooks. Only Skin Type Solutions has the license to use the Baumann Skin Typing System. Learn about the 16 skin types and how they differ.

Read more
What is My Skin Type?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Sep 08, 2022

There are many skin types. What are the different skin types? What skin typing system do dermatologists use?

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 10: ORNT | The Best Skin Type: Rarest and Healthiest

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jul 15, 2022

The best skin type is Skin type 10. The ORNT Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Tight, with no barriers to skin health. Also referred to as Perfect 10 Skin and is the rarest skin type.

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 1: DSPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 19, 2022

The DSPT Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Tight, with three barriers to skin health: dehydration, inflammation, and pigmentation. While dry, sensitive skin can require extra care, DSPT skin types can be on the road to healthier, happier skin with a skincare routine that includes the right moisturizers and ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 16: DRNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRNW Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and aging. This is a common skin type that can be easily managed with the proper daily skin care regimen and lifestyle habits such as wearing sunscreen and avoiding deliberate tanning. What Are ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 15: DRPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRPW Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with three barriers to skin health: dehydration, pigmentation, and aging. A common skin type, DRPW skin can fit a number of profiles, including: A person younger than 30 years old with dry skin who is often in the sun without ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 14: DRNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRNT Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Tight, with only one barrier to skin health: dehydration. Because they only have one barrier to skin health, DRNTs are rarely seen in a dermatology practice. Though dryness can lead to a dull, uneven complexion and sometimes itchiness and flaking, these ...

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Baumann Skin Type 13: DRPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRPT Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Pigmented, and Tight, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and pigmentation. This skin type is uncommon and is usually seen in those with Fitzpatrick Skin Type III or higher. The two main concerns, dryness and pigmentation, tend to go hand-in-hand, as itching ...

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Baumann Skin Type 12: ORNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The ORNW Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with only one barrier to skin health: aging. This skin type is ideal for people over 30, since signs of aging naturally become more apparent around this age due to accumulated sun exposure and the natural aging process. ORNWs over ...

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Baumann Skin Type 11: ORPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The ORPW Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: pigmentation and wrinkles. Dryness and sensitivity are not an issue for this skin type, though ORPWs can struggle with uneven skin tone and accelerated signs of aging such as lines, wrinkles, and sagging skin. ...

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Baumann Skin Type 7: OSPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSPW Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with three barriers to skin health: inflammation, pigmentation, and aging. Together, inflammation and pigmentation problems can be a challenge for OSPWs, often leading to acne, melasma, rosacea, or post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. However, by using the proper skincare regimen and treatment options ...

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Baumann Skin Type 9: ORPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The ORPT Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Pigmented, and Tight, with only one barrier to skin health: pigmentation. An uncommon skin type, ORPT is usually found in younger people who have frequent sun exposure. Occasionally, younger women with melasma will have ORPT skin. In this case, discontinuing the use of ...

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Baumann Skin Type 8: OSNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSNW Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: inflammation and aging. While underlying inflammation combined with excessive oil and clogged pores can often lead to acne for this skin type, OSNWs can fairly easily achieve clear, smooth skin by following the proper ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 6: OSNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSNT Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Non-Pigmented, and Tight. The majority of people with this skin type are under the age of 30 with acne. Sensitivity caused by underlying inflammation is the one barrier to skin health for OSNT types. However, using the proper acne treatment regimen for your ...

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Baumann Skin Type 4: DSNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSNW Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Non-pigmented, and Wrinkled. The majority of people with this skin type fit into one of two categories: 1) an adult with rosacea and photoaging or 2) a woman with acne. Though this skin type can be challenging to manage because it has three ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 3: DSPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSPW Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Wrinkled. DSPW is one of the most complex and challenging skin types to manage, as all four barriers to skin health are present: dehydration, inflammation, pigmentation, and aging. Many DSPW skin types also struggle with acne or rosacea. However, all of ...

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Baumann Skin Type 5: OSPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSPT Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Tight. Most people with this skin type are younger than 30, have a Fitzpatrick Skin Type of III or higher, and struggle with acne and post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. While the combination of acne and pigmentation issues can be a challenge for this ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 2: DSNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSNT Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Non-pigmented, and Tight, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and inflammation. While dry, sensitive skin can be a challenge for this skin type, the right skincare regimen that includes a barrier repair moisturizer and anti-inflammatory ingredients can leave DSNT types well on ...

Read more
What Are The Barriers to Skin Health?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 03, 2022

There are 4 main issues that can may skin unhealthy: Dehydration, Inflammation, Evenness of Pigmentation, and Risk of Aging. The skin type quiz assesses these skin problems to diagnose your Baumann Skin Type and customized a skincare routine that targets any barriers to skin health.

Read more
16 Baumann Skin Types

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 03, 2022

The Baumann Skin Type System is a skin type classification system used by dermatologists to categorize patients into 16 distinct Baumann Skin Types in order to prescribe skin care regimens in medical practices. This scientific system is the gold standard and is discussed in many medical textbooks. Only Skin Type Solutions has the license to use the Baumann Skin Typing System. Learn about the 16 skin types and how they differ.

Read more
What is My Skin Type?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Sep 08, 2022

There are many skin types. What are the different skin types? What skin typing system do dermatologists use?

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 10: ORNT | The Best Skin Type: Rarest and Healthiest

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jul 15, 2022

The best skin type is Skin type 10. The ORNT Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Tight, with no barriers to skin health. Also referred to as Perfect 10 Skin and is the rarest skin type.

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 1: DSPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 19, 2022

The DSPT Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Tight, with three barriers to skin health: dehydration, inflammation, and pigmentation. While dry, sensitive skin can require extra care, DSPT skin types can be on the road to healthier, happier skin with a skincare routine that includes the right moisturizers and ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 16: DRNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRNW Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and aging. This is a common skin type that can be easily managed with the proper daily skin care regimen and lifestyle habits such as wearing sunscreen and avoiding deliberate tanning. What Are ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 15: DRPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRPW Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with three barriers to skin health: dehydration, pigmentation, and aging. A common skin type, DRPW skin can fit a number of profiles, including: A person younger than 30 years old with dry skin who is often in the sun without ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 14: DRNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRNT Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Tight, with only one barrier to skin health: dehydration. Because they only have one barrier to skin health, DRNTs are rarely seen in a dermatology practice. Though dryness can lead to a dull, uneven complexion and sometimes itchiness and flaking, these ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 13: DRPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRPT Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Pigmented, and Tight, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and pigmentation. This skin type is uncommon and is usually seen in those with Fitzpatrick Skin Type III or higher. The two main concerns, dryness and pigmentation, tend to go hand-in-hand, as itching ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 12: ORNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The ORNW Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with only one barrier to skin health: aging. This skin type is ideal for people over 30, since signs of aging naturally become more apparent around this age due to accumulated sun exposure and the natural aging process. ORNWs over ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 11: ORPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The ORPW Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: pigmentation and wrinkles. Dryness and sensitivity are not an issue for this skin type, though ORPWs can struggle with uneven skin tone and accelerated signs of aging such as lines, wrinkles, and sagging skin. ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 7: OSPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSPW Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with three barriers to skin health: inflammation, pigmentation, and aging. Together, inflammation and pigmentation problems can be a challenge for OSPWs, often leading to acne, melasma, rosacea, or post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. However, by using the proper skincare regimen and treatment options ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 9: ORPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The ORPT Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Pigmented, and Tight, with only one barrier to skin health: pigmentation. An uncommon skin type, ORPT is usually found in younger people who have frequent sun exposure. Occasionally, younger women with melasma will have ORPT skin. In this case, discontinuing the use of ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 8: OSNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSNW Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: inflammation and aging. While underlying inflammation combined with excessive oil and clogged pores can often lead to acne for this skin type, OSNWs can fairly easily achieve clear, smooth skin by following the proper ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 6: OSNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSNT Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Non-Pigmented, and Tight. The majority of people with this skin type are under the age of 30 with acne. Sensitivity caused by underlying inflammation is the one barrier to skin health for OSNT types. However, using the proper acne treatment regimen for your ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 4: DSNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSNW Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Non-pigmented, and Wrinkled. The majority of people with this skin type fit into one of two categories: 1) an adult with rosacea and photoaging or 2) a woman with acne. Though this skin type can be challenging to manage because it has three ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 3: DSPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSPW Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Wrinkled. DSPW is one of the most complex and challenging skin types to manage, as all four barriers to skin health are present: dehydration, inflammation, pigmentation, and aging. Many DSPW skin types also struggle with acne or rosacea. However, all of ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 5: OSPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSPT Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Tight. Most people with this skin type are younger than 30, have a Fitzpatrick Skin Type of III or higher, and struggle with acne and post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. While the combination of acne and pigmentation issues can be a challenge for this ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 2: DSNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSNT Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Non-pigmented, and Tight, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and inflammation. While dry, sensitive skin can be a challenge for this skin type, the right skincare regimen that includes a barrier repair moisturizer and anti-inflammatory ingredients can leave DSNT types well on ...

Read more
What Are The Barriers to Skin Health?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 03, 2022

There are 4 main issues that can may skin unhealthy: Dehydration, Inflammation, Evenness of Pigmentation, and Risk of Aging. The skin type quiz assesses these skin problems to diagnose your Baumann Skin Type and customized a skincare routine that targets any barriers to skin health.

Read more
16 Baumann Skin Types

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 03, 2022

The Baumann Skin Type System is a skin type classification system used by dermatologists to categorize patients into 16 distinct Baumann Skin Types in order to prescribe skin care regimens in medical practices. This scientific system is the gold standard and is discussed in many medical textbooks. Only Skin Type Solutions has the license to use the Baumann Skin Typing System. Learn about the 16 skin types and how they differ.

Read more
What is My Skin Type?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Sep 08, 2022

There are many skin types. What are the different skin types? What skin typing system do dermatologists use?

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 10: ORNT | The Best Skin Type: Rarest and Healthiest

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jul 15, 2022

The best skin type is Skin type 10. The ORNT Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Tight, with no barriers to skin health. Also referred to as Perfect 10 Skin and is the rarest skin type.

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 1: DSPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 19, 2022

The DSPT Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Tight, with three barriers to skin health: dehydration, inflammation, and pigmentation. While dry, sensitive skin can require extra care, DSPT skin types can be on the road to healthier, happier skin with a skincare routine that includes the right moisturizers and ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 16: DRNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRNW Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and aging. This is a common skin type that can be easily managed with the proper daily skin care regimen and lifestyle habits such as wearing sunscreen and avoiding deliberate tanning. What Are ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 15: DRPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRPW Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with three barriers to skin health: dehydration, pigmentation, and aging. A common skin type, DRPW skin can fit a number of profiles, including: A person younger than 30 years old with dry skin who is often in the sun without ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 14: DRNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRNT Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Tight, with only one barrier to skin health: dehydration. Because they only have one barrier to skin health, DRNTs are rarely seen in a dermatology practice. Though dryness can lead to a dull, uneven complexion and sometimes itchiness and flaking, these ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 13: DRPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The DRPT Skin Type is Dry, Resistant, Pigmented, and Tight, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and pigmentation. This skin type is uncommon and is usually seen in those with Fitzpatrick Skin Type III or higher. The two main concerns, dryness and pigmentation, tend to go hand-in-hand, as itching ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 12: ORNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The ORNW Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with only one barrier to skin health: aging. This skin type is ideal for people over 30, since signs of aging naturally become more apparent around this age due to accumulated sun exposure and the natural aging process. ORNWs over ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 11: ORPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 17, 2021

The ORPW Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: pigmentation and wrinkles. Dryness and sensitivity are not an issue for this skin type, though ORPWs can struggle with uneven skin tone and accelerated signs of aging such as lines, wrinkles, and sagging skin. ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 7: OSPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSPW Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with three barriers to skin health: inflammation, pigmentation, and aging. Together, inflammation and pigmentation problems can be a challenge for OSPWs, often leading to acne, melasma, rosacea, or post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. However, by using the proper skincare regimen and treatment options ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 9: ORPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The ORPT Skin Type is Oily, Resistant, Pigmented, and Tight, with only one barrier to skin health: pigmentation. An uncommon skin type, ORPT is usually found in younger people who have frequent sun exposure. Occasionally, younger women with melasma will have ORPT skin. In this case, discontinuing the use of ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 8: OSNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSNW Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Non-Pigmented, and Wrinkled, with two barriers to skin health: inflammation and aging. While underlying inflammation combined with excessive oil and clogged pores can often lead to acne for this skin type, OSNWs can fairly easily achieve clear, smooth skin by following the proper ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 6: OSNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSNT Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Non-Pigmented, and Tight. The majority of people with this skin type are under the age of 30 with acne. Sensitivity caused by underlying inflammation is the one barrier to skin health for OSNT types. However, using the proper acne treatment regimen for your ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 4: DSNW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSNW Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Non-pigmented, and Wrinkled. The majority of people with this skin type fit into one of two categories: 1) an adult with rosacea and photoaging or 2) a woman with acne. Though this skin type can be challenging to manage because it has three ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 3: DSPW

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSPW Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Wrinkled. DSPW is one of the most complex and challenging skin types to manage, as all four barriers to skin health are present: dehydration, inflammation, pigmentation, and aging. Many DSPW skin types also struggle with acne or rosacea. However, all of ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 5: OSPT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The OSPT Skin Type is Oily, Sensitive, Pigmented, and Tight. Most people with this skin type are younger than 30, have a Fitzpatrick Skin Type of III or higher, and struggle with acne and post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. While the combination of acne and pigmentation issues can be a challenge for this ...

Read more
Baumann Skin Type 2: DSNT

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Jun 16, 2021

The DSNT Skin Type is Dry, Sensitive, Non-pigmented, and Tight, with two barriers to skin health: dehydration and inflammation. While dry, sensitive skin can be a challenge for this skin type, the right skincare regimen that includes a barrier repair moisturizer and anti-inflammatory ingredients can leave DSNT types well on ...

Read more
What Are The Barriers to Skin Health?

By Dr. Leslie Baumann on Oct 03, 2022

There are 4 main issues that can may skin unhealthy: Dehydration, Inflammation, Evenness of Pigmentation, and Risk of Aging. The skin type quiz assesses these skin problems to diagnose your Baumann Skin Type and customized a skincare routine that targets any barriers to skin health.

Read more