compiled by BR Amelia
Adding an oil to your skin care regime can change the way you feel about and see your skin. Oils can help with hydration, work to prevent moisture loss, all while maintaining your skin's barrier. In some cases - such as acne-prone skin - a good oil, like squalane or jojoba can even help balance oil production while hydrating (because, yes, even oily skin can be dehydrated). But which oil to choose? The market is filled with them, and the pricing can range from the affordable to the jaw-dropping. Thankfully we've a wonderful community of people who've tried then reviewed a huge range of oils in order to help us find ones that might be right for our needs. So which are tried and true and Top Rated? Read on...
1. Trilogy Hemphip™ Balancing Oil
Beauty Review Member bronjenks says: I am in love with the scent, the lemon myrtle is so fresh smelling and uplifting. The oil absorbs easily into my skin and there was no oily residue left over and really made my skin feel lovely and hydrated.
2. Trilogy Certified Organic Rosehip Oil
Beauty Review Member Ngahew says: It leaves my skin feeling fresh, hydrated and easily absorbed into the skin. It is not greasy or heavy on the skin... I've used it am and pm, both under makeup and under night moisturiser, and it's been a wonderful addition to my skin care regime.
3. Goodness Certified Organic Chia Seed Oil
Beauty Review Member Cockylile says: This is my must have product every day. I dab a tiny bit on after cleansing, then follow up with goodness daily moisturiser. Doesn't make your skin oily, just feels like it's nourishing it.
4. Linden Leaves Miraculous Facial Oil
Beauty Review Member Lisa-Lou says: It makes my skin feel super soft and smooth. It does not make me breakout at all and my skin appears bright and clear. It is a beautiful oil and feels luxurious to use.
5. Trilogy Rosehip Oil Antioxidant+
Beauty Review Member Seza95 says: I love using my Trilogy Rosehip Oil Antioxidant+. When I use it consistently I wake up with nicely moisturised skin and it helps my skin to look smoother, brighter and diminishes some of the finer lines that have started to appear.
6. Garnier Organics Lavandin Glow Facial Oil
Beauty Review Member Mumof3Munchkins says: This oil is just beautiful. Super luxurious, feels like silk and not greasy. And the smell? Oh my, amazing. I love Lavender everything so this is a big plus for me. I also love the fact that I feel so relaxed when applying it. My skin feels super hydrated and gives a lovely glow to my skin.
7. Clarins Calm-Essentiel Restoring Treatment Oil
Beauty Review Member MelBerry1234 says: I found the oil to be easy to apply and made my skin moisturised after use. It would set in whilst I slept and would wake up feeling soft and supple.
8. Evolu Rosehip & Friends
Beauty Review Member SmileyPisces says: It gives my skin the nourishment and hydration it needs in the morning. This oil has become an important part of my daily routine, and my skin feels good after using it.
9. Trilogy Very Gentle Restoring Oil
Beauty Review Member Emily-jane says: The main benefit I believe I have been seeing from using this oil is how much stronger my skin appears on my cheeks. It appears to repairing and strengthening the blood capillaries as my cheeks don’t appear as red. I also wake up with lovely radiant glow the next day.
10. Trilogy Age Proof CoQ10 Booster Oil
Beauty Review Member Ceyris says: My skin is soft, clear and healthy. My crow's feet are definitely reduced and the frown line between my brows is much less defined. Think I have found a new hero product in this lovely, lovely serum.