Over the past few years, face oils have become the latest trend to get younger, healthier skin. Celebrities such as Adriana Lima and Sofia Vergara swear by them. Hey, even Cleopatra used it back in the day to wash her face several times daily! According to celebrity dermatologist Dr. Gervaise Gerstner, “Face oils are an excellent way to get antioxidants quickly into the skin and soften the appearance of fine lines.” They also help prevent water loss by plumping the skin with moisture. But if the thought of putting oil on your already oily skin is terrifying, some oils can actually balance oily or acne-prone skin.
But do you really need to spend a fortune on these magical oil potions? Luckily, there are face oils for every budget and skin type that will do the trick.
If you’re looking to add a face oil to your own skincare regimen, here are a few worth trying:
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