Putting oils on the face sounds very unusual and people usually turn to oil-free products thinking that oil will make the skin greasy and blemished. However, it was proven that using natural oil based skincare products is basically the best thing you can do when it comes to beautiful skin. The oil has the ability to soothe and nourish the skin, allowing the active ingredients in the skincare to penetrate deeper into the skin, boosting their beneficial properties. Who would have though!
There various amazing oils out there, but the following are one of the best due to their proven skin-loving benefits:
Extra Virgin Olive Oil
This oil is best for dry and dehydrated skin. It serves as a great moisturizes thanks to its vitamin A, vitamin E, and fatty acids content. It resembles the oils naturally produced by our skin, allowing it to be easily absorbing. This characteristic contributes to boosting the skin`s elasticity. The antioxidants in this oil may even prevent skin cancer. On the other hand, people with acne prone skin are not recommended to use extra virgin olive oil, as it is heavier type of oil and can cause blemishes. It can be applied prior taking a shower or be added to luscious bath. The warm water contributes to better absorption of moisture from the oil, and the towel dries off the excess. Amazing!
The rosehip oil is best for acne-prone skin, fine lines, anti-aging, and uneven scars. It is capable of deep penetration into the skin, which in turn helps in the regeneration of the cells and increase of collagen production. It is high in omega-3 fatty acids, omega-6 fatty acids, and vitamin C, known to reduce inflammation and heal scar tissue. It also contains retinoic acid, the main ingredient in retinol products, which helps in the reduction of fine lines and wrinkles. It offers a whole range of anti-aging properties.