Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Men's Bodies
"The hormones that cause our glands to produce more oil are the male hormones – androgens that both males and females have. The higher amounts of androgens present, the more sebum is produced and secreted through the skin pores, he said. A man's body contains 1.5 times more oil glands and sweat glands than a woman's body. That is why a man's skin produces more skin oil and, therefore, looks more oily.