FACIAL OIL & BALM
What is Korean Facial Oil and Balm?
Korean facial oil and balm a highly hydrating and moisturising skincare product that provides your skin with an extra layer of protection. Both face oils and balms are very similar in terms of their purpose and benefit for your skin, the difference lies in their formulation with the former having liquid consistency and the latter with a firm, solid texture that melts upon contact with the skin.
Who will benefit from the best facial oils Australia?
The best facial oils Australia can be used for all skin types. They are greatly beneficial especially for those with dry skin, thanks to their occlusive nature that helps seal in hydration leaving the skin with a glowing and smooth finish. Unlike facial mists that can deliver quick, refreshing hydration, facial oils are formulated to retain moisture and maintain optimal oil balance within the skin.
Some of the best facial oils Australia for dry skin include coconut, rosehip, sunflower or argan oil. Which are rich and deeply nourishing in texture to replenish skin elasticity, soften rough patches and prevent moisture loss. For best results, pair these facial oils with a hydrating moisturiser like those that contain hyaluronic acid, to plump and firm skin.
On top of their skin plumping and deeply moisturising benefits, face oil Australia has also proven to be effective in diminishing premature aging signs like fine lines and wrinkles. When coupled with anti-aging ingredients like peptides or Korean traditional herbs, these face oil Australia will work by firming and lifting the skin to give it a youthful and rejuvenated finish.
Contrary to the popular misconception that facial oils can aggravate troubled, acne-prone skin, some facial oils can help minimize pore-clogging sebum with anti-bacterial and soothing properties that will aid in improving oily, acne-prone and blemished skin. Examples of the best facial oils Australia for oily and acne-prone skin include tea tree and aloe vera. These light facial oils are non-comedogenic in nature, and can therefore be used together with any spot care treatment.
How to use Korean face oil Australia?
Facial oil and balms can be used at any time of the day as a final step of your skincare routine, just before layering sun care if you are using it during the day. When layering skincare products on your skin, there is an idea that products should go in the order of their consistency – thinnest to thickest. While the best facial oils Australia and balms have a smoother texture that glides on the skin easier than moisturisers, the best way to apply them is after your moisturiser or mixed with your moisturiser. The reason is that facial oils and balms have the highest moisture levels and considered the most occlusive, which means they need to be applied after humectants like your facial toners, essences or serums.
If your skin is in need of a quick boost of long-lasting moisture, you can mix in a few drops of best facial oils Australia with your overnight mask, or even onto a toner patch or pad that can be placed and left onto your skin. Face oil Australia and facial balms are versatile skincare products that can also be used on other parts of your body that requires extra moisture, such as the elbows and knees. You can also add them to your regular body moisturiser to boost its hydrating and moisturising benefits, leaving your skin silky smooth and soft to the touch.
With the recent growing trend of using beauty tools like facial rollers and jade stones which are also known as gua sha, to increase circulation and de-puff skin, the addition of facial oils and balms prior to rolling your face can be a fun and relaxing way of incorporating this versatile product into your routine. Simply apply a few drops of oil onto your skin, then use a facial roller or gua sha to gently move along your skin in an upwards and outwards direction towards your hairline.
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