Combination skin is where you have dry skin that can get inflamed red and have a rosacea look, while in other areas be oily usually the T-Zone of your face where there are more oil glands. The T-Zone is the nose, forehead, eye area. The chin, cheeks and ears are usually dry. Using skin care products that are gentle, fragrance free and add nutrients back in are the best for combination skin. Using sunscreen, a gentle exfoliant can help to maintain the skin in a healthy state.