Facial oils often get a bad rep because of the fear of a greasy face. Yuck! Facial oils often get a bad rep because of the fear of a greasy face. Yuck! It’s time to debunk that myth with 6 facial oils boasting anti-ageing, hydrating and re-balancing benefits.
Skyn Iceland Arctic Face Oil – Arctic Face Oil delivers powerful hydration, helping to repair and balance skin’s lipid barrier while locking in lasting moisture with Camelina Oil, Vitamin E and Sunflower Oil.
How To Use: Apply a few drops into your palms and smooth onto clean skin on the face and neck. The oil can be used daily, alone or under moisturizer.
Tip: It’s great for hair, cuticles and under-eye area too.
Rodin Olio Lusso Face Oil – A skincare favorite of celebs and editors alike, Rodin Olio Lusso Face Oil comes with a hefty price-tag but leaves you with enviably dewy skin. Icon Linda Rodin has blended the top eleven essential oils known for their nourishing, refreshing and soothing properties to create an aromatic oil that feeds & balances skin.
How To Use: Apply 2 to 3 drops morning and night to a cleansed face and neck alone as a moisturizer or mixed in with foundation for a dewy effect.
Tip: Use sparingly not only because of the price but because the aromatic blend can cause irritation to extremely sensitive skin types.
Even & Brighten Skin’s Tone
Colbert MD Illumino Face Oil – Colbert MD’s ‘Illumino’ facial treatment is a packed with five powerful oils to aid cell repair, boost elasticity, hydrate and protect. It’s been developed with skin-soothing Retinol, Vitamin C and plant-based QuSome® Technology to ensure each oil penetrates deeply for maximum results.
How To Use: Apply 2-3 drops morning and night after cleansing when skin is damp. Be careful when applying because it is very slick and will run between your fingers.
Tip: This is the best oil used for under makeup because it is quick to absorb and doesn’t leave an oily slick residue.
Juara Radiance Vitality Oil – This dermatologist tested, 100% vegetarian, mineral oil free, sulfate free, phthalate free treatment oil blends 12 natural oils and botanical extracts to fight signs of aging, and tone complexion.
How To Use: Apply 2-3 drops, morning and night, on cleansed skin or after applying a toner or serum.
Tip: Because of its non-greasy, silky texture, this oil can also be applied over make-up to instantly boost skin glow and radiance.
Volition Day and Night Active – The Day Active is filled with antioxidant rich wine extract, vegetable collagen and sodium hyaluronate combine to deliver maximum long term anti-aging benefits, plus an immediate moisture surge to help plump your complexion. Night Active is packed with a natural form of Retinol (derived from Rose Hips), a very stable form of Vitamin C and soothing Chamomile designed to help maximize anti-aging, brighten and soothe skin while sleeping.
How To Use: Mix 1-2 drops of active into anti-aging cream and massage into skin.
Tip: Volition Beauty’s Day and Night Active are best used in conjunction with the brand’s anti-aging cream but can be combined with any anti-aging cream.