Oils are enjoying a luxurious moment in the beauty industry. Whatever your hair or body woe, there’s an oil for just about anything, from making a bad hair day good again to speedy cleansing, here’s a top 5 of the best beauty oils…
1. The Cult Favourite
Bio Oil, £8.95, has been a bathroom favourite amongst many a famous face for years; Michelle Keegan says it’s her “body obsession,” and it’s easy to see why. With its soothing mix of lavender, chamomile, rosemary and calendula oils, it feels amazing on the skin and is an excellent all rounder.
2. The Frizz Tamer
Dove Regenerate Serum In Oil, £6.99… all the best bits of a nourishing oil and a smoothing serum make this keratin and red algae based product the best hero hair hybrid. To fight frizz and smooth over split ends, comb a cherry sized amount through damp hair; it quickly penetrates each strand to repair heat damage.
3. The Make-up Removal Maestro
Burt’s Bees Cleansing Oil, £16.99, melts away make-up and dirt without having to resort to harsh scrubbing. Packed generously with wonder ingredients Argan oil and coconut oil, this hero product will make light work of cleansing away even waterproof mascara whilst being gentle enough not to compromise on your skin’s moisture levels.
4. The Glow Getter
Avon Nutra Effects Miracle Glow Facial Oil, £10, plumps, firms, and is also anti-ageing. Three drops of this facial oil is enough to hydrate the skin before putting on make-up, without any greasiness. Formulated with passion fruit seeds, the coffee and oils from those restore tired complexions. Adding a drop to foundation will give your skin an all day hit of moisture and a healthy glow.
5. The In-shower Power Smoother
Bioderma Atoderm Shower Oil, £8.50, restores the skin’s natural barrier to keep it soft and smooth. With extracts of coco and sunflower, even people with the driest, most sensitive skin will have silkier arms and legs when they come out the shower.