Five reasons why you should start using facial oils today!

Most facial oils are packed with antioxidants and vitamins.

Last Updated: Feb 17, 2016, 12:39 PM IST

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: The idea of applying oils on your face may sound abit crazy to some, but it actually is a worth try. The Egyptian queen Cleopatra used it to enhance her beauty in harsh desert conditions. Makeup artists have been using it for years.

Facial oils provide endless benefits- from helping remove makeup to being a natural looking highlighter. In fact oil-based facial products can actually work wonders on all skin types.

Here are five amazing benefits of facial oils:

Good for dry skin

Essential oils are the ideal remedy to dry, flaky skin and can give effective results at moisturising than your over-the-counter lotions and creams.

Reduce wrinkles

Most facial oils are packed with antioxidants and vitamins, which prevent firther ageing. Since, oils are absorbed quickly, they soften the appearance of fine lines.

Good for rashes

Facial oils can calm down rashes as most of them contain anti-inflammatory properties, helping to subdue irritated skin.

Good as face cleansers

They work best for you as any facial oil will gently remove long wear foundations, waterproof mascara, long wearing eye shadow and lipstick in just a few trouble free swipes.

Give you radiant complexion

Most essential and botanical oils can address a wide variety of skin concerns and work well on all skin types. They have anti-ageing, skin-smoothing properties to give a glowing and healthy skin complexion.