Including facial oil in your daily beauty regime helps combat damage to facial skin like aging.
Shikhee Agrawal, head training at The Body Shop, lists some of the benefits of facial oils.
» Good quality facial oil tricks the skin into thinking that it's produced enough and therefore doesn't need to produce more - which is one of the major reasons for the skin's breakouts.
Thus, it's ideal to use facial oils regularly as they help rejuvenate the skin.
» Regular application of oil helps relax facial muscles.
» Facial oils are an excellent way to massage anti-oxidants and vitamins quickly into the skin. Simultaneously it adds natural glow to the skin and delays aging.
» The oils get absorbed quickly and soften the appearance of fine lines. They help lift facial muscles and make them firmer.
» Facial oil also reduce redness, irritation and even breakouts.
» Vitamin E is highly beneficial as it is a powerful anti-oxidant that helps repair cell damage. Facial oils usually have ever nourishing vitamin E, marula oil, argan oil, rosehip, camellia, black cumin among other things.
» Facial oils suit all skin type (dry, oily or combination) as they re balance skin and restore natural healthy complexion.
Note: Moisturizers, lotions or cremes and facial oils can be used simultaneously as facial oils are great for layering.
It is always best to apply oil right after cleansing your skin in the morning and also at night before applying moisturizer.