6 body oils your skin will love in summer
The lightweight formulas you need for a healthy glow
By Annie Millar
Better Homes and Gardens Better Homes and Gardens Beauty and Lifestyle Editor / December 23 2016
Now that it’s summer, it’s time to say goodbye to thick moisturisers and hello to luscious yet lightweight body oils. Body oils help give you softer, firmer-looking skin, and a healthy glow. And don’t worry, they won’t leave you feeling greasy as they soak in quickly and deeply. Pick any of these powerful products to target cellulite, promote better sleep or give you radiance… or choose a blend that provides multiple benefits. What’s not to love?
NIVEA 4 in 1 Firming Body Oil
Every woman dreams of supple and smooth skin – and here’s the solution! NIVEA 4 in 1 Firming Body Oil has a powerful formula that can nourish thoroughly, even out skin tone, reduce the appearance of stretch marks and firm up skin in two weeks. Massage on dry or wet skin.
AHAVA Dry Oil Body Mist – Cactus & Pink Pepper
Indulge yourself with a lightweight, ultra-hydrating mist any time of day. AHAVA Dry Oil Body Mist – Cactus & Pink Pepper contains vitamins and beneficial botanicals to smooth, soften and bring out your natural glow. To top it off, this spray-on dry oil is scented with an uplifting fragrance.
Ultraceuticals Ultra Revitalising Body Treatment Oil
Keep your skin hydrated and healthy – the natural extracts in Ultraceuticals Ultra Revitalising Body Treatment Oil help protect and condition skin to restore its suppleness. Essential oils, including lavender and jojoba, refresh and revive the senses.
Molton Brown Sleep Cedrus Body Oil
Need help getting your beauty sleep? Massage this potent, aromatic dry-feel Molton Brown Sleep Cedrus Body Oil all over your body and let it relax your muscles and boost your skin. It features cedarwood, sweet orange, lavender, evening primrose and olive oils.
Elemis Cellutox Active Body Oil
Target unwanted dimples with an uplifting citrus body oil like Elemis Cellutox Active Body Oil, which is formulated to combat cellulite, detoxify deeply and condition the skin. It works to reduce the build-up of toxins caused by a poor diet, stress and a sedentary lifestyle.
The Body Shop Honey Bronze Shimmering Dry Oil
Shimmy on in to a summertime soiree with your body hydrated and looking subtly bronzed. The Body Shop Honey Bronze Shimmering Dry Oil is a featherlight moisturising oil that glides on and gives you a dry, long-lasting, streak-free finish and a gorgeous glow.
Want to know more about why body oils are so good? Here are five reasons why you need to try a body oil.
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Annie Millar is a Beauty Expert with more than 30 years experience in the Beauty Industry. Her qualifications include Life Coaching, Makeup Artistry, Beauty Therapy and Secondary Teaching. She is currently the Beauty and Lifestyle Editor for Better Homes and Gardens magazine.