Meet the anti-ageing superhero oils that leave your skin plump, radiant, hydrated, youthful and most importantly not oily…
Must-have for mature skin: L’Oreal Paris Age Perfect Extraordinary Face Oil, £19.99
A potent mix of eight essential oils (lavender, geranium, rose and chamomile to name a few), this instantly brightens and offers long-lasting nourishment. Mix a couple of drops with your moisturiser during the day then wear it alone on your skin at night.
Most lightweight: Sanctuary Spa Wonder Oil Serum, £19.50
If you’re scared about oils being too heavy on your skin, you’ll love this serum-oil hybrid which is more lightweight than traditional oils but still gives your skin an instant hydration hit that lasts for 24 hours.
Good post-summer: Decléor Aromessence Mandarin Smoothing Super Serum, £49.50
Does your skin need some TLC after a summer of sun? Then try this. It’s packed with mandarin essential oil which helps undo some of that UV damage as well as protect against future ageing! Apply a couple of drops at night for a hit of hydration.
Best for oily skin: Dr. Hauschka Clarifying Day Oil, £25
It helps to skin that produces too much sebum so that you’re less shiny and large pores appear smaller. Result! It’s also great at calming inflammed skin.
Ideal for dry skin: Clarins Santal Face Treatment Oil, £32
A great buy around this time of year when wild winds ravage already-dry skin. Hazelnut oil helps to reduce any redness while sandalwood and lavender decongest clogged pores and top up moisture levels.
Firming fix: Cowshed Cranberry Seed Rejuvenating Face Oil, £36
Packed with fatty acids and antioxidants, this uses cranberry seed essential oil to help lock in moisture and neroli to firm ensuring your skin stays nice and plump.
Great all-rounder: Nuxe Huile Prodigieuse, £28
This multi-purpose oil can be used on your face, body and hair. One spritz is all you need for your face – gently massage in and you’ll find that it absorbs almost instantly leaving your skin feeling fresh and never greasy.