If your skin has been feeling a lot dry lately, well, it isn’t entirely your skincare regimen’s fault. The changing seasons can be to blame, and especially during cold days, your skin has a huge tendency to get dehydrated. Sure, you can change out your beauty products to items that bring in more hydration, but it isn’t always enough.
If you’ve seen those golden oils in your Instagram feed, with celebrities beaming with beautiful skin, you know there’s gonna be something there, right? It’s not all just a hype—it is a trend that ACTUALLY works. It may feel like it is the opposite of what you need, because it is oil for the face, but believe us, facial oils are like magic when it comes to keeping moisture in the skin.
“But what if I have oily skin?”
Oily skin? Not. A. Problem. At. All.
Facial oils work for all skin types, from really dehydrated ones to blemish-prone and oily skin. They work! So no worries you ladies, these amazing luxury facial oils will work awesomely for your skin, no matter what type it is. Let’s start the awesomeness with this list.
Herbivore Botanicals’ Lapi Facial Oil is one that can take care of all the redness in your skin. It’s secret ingredient? The Egyptian lapis lazuli, which actually gives the oil this beautiful blue hue that looks gorgeous seen from the clear glass packaging. Not only does this pamper your skin, but it protects it from bacteria and inflammation too.
Want a dew glow that’s naturally part of your skin? Use the Juno Facial Oil from Sunday Riley that hydrates the skin and brightens it, thanks to the added amino acids and vitamin C. It’s added with retinol to help hold off the skin aging process, for a glowing, youthful skin.
Fresh takes care of your skin and adds a dewy look to it by packing their face oil with nutrient-rich omega oils. Aptly named Seaberry Moisturising Face Oil, this product totally hydrates the skin, and of course make it look fresh and glowing.
Rodin Olio Lusso Face Oil ($170)
If any brand knows luxe best, it would be Rodin. So if you’re feeling luxurious in stepping up your skincare routine, their face oil that looks like golden fluid with add the sophisticated radiance in your skin. The Rodin Olio Lusso Oil is made up of argan, jasmine, jojoba, and neroli oil, which all work harmoniously to reduce any puffiness, give proper moisture, and slow down the aging process of the skin.
Rose hip and safflower oils, plus jojoba oils and shea butter are all the reasons why Jurlique’s Skin Balancing Face Oil is a must-have. The ingredients ensure that the skin is left with a soft texture, while it reduces the appearance of wrinkles and rejuvenates the complexion from deep within.
For our vegan-friendly beauty lovers out there, you don’t have to be afraid of using face oils, especially this cruelty-free one from Drunk Elephant. The Virgin Marula Luxury Facial Oil contains amazing antioxidants that can penetrate deep into the skin to refresh, rejuvenate, and give intense hydration.
La Mer The Renewal Oil ($245)
We’ve probably saved the best for last. We know how amazing La Mer is, from their collection of creams and foundation that work awesomely in the skin. The Renewal Oil is no different—it makes the skin glowing, radiant, and oh-so-smooth. It encourages collagen production as well, keeping the wrinkles and fine lines from appearing pre-maturely. And if you want a lightweight oil that your skin can easily absorb, this is gonna be your best bet.
So, are you convinced yet? Because if you aren’t, we say try one of these face oils to actually experience their magic. It’s just one additional step to your daily routine. And for an awesomely beautiful skin? Totally worth it.
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