Dry, itchy skin? Protect your skin against the harsh winter weather with our pick of the best hydrating facial oils…
By Maddy Trigg
Having a tough time with itchy skin? The TRIO Deeply Calming Oil (£55) uses rosehip oil and apricot to smooth any itchiness and moisturise at the same time. It’s also specifically designed to help those with extra sensitive skin.
Are you struggling with acne or pigmentation? Organza 24k Gold Elixir OUD (£53.99) might be the solution. For extra relaxation, breathe in the scent of the oils before applying a few drops to your face, in order to enjoy the unique argan scent.
Perfect for brightening mature skin, new Jane Scrivner Intense Oil (£28) uses 100 per cent organic rosehip oil to help reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, and leave your face feeling fresh as a daisy.
Balance your skin’s moisture levels with non-sticky Q&A Hyaluronic Acid Facial Serum (£6.50). Made from the by-product of sugar beet, this natural oil is great for the environment and will leave your face feeling smooth and refreshed.
When applied straight after moisturiser, UpCircle Face Serum (£14.99) gives skin an instant glow. The serum contains coffee oil collected from used coffee grounds – taking upcycling to a whole new level!
We love MADARA Superseed Soothing Hydration Facial Oil (£48.75) for its vitamin-packed, soothing benefits. The serum contains cranberry, blackcurrant and avocado. Not only does it help reduce dryness, but it tackles tricky irritation too.
Brighten your complexion with VEGAN by happy skin Pineapple + Vitamin C Serum (£24.90, veganbyhappyskin.com). Infused with rich pineapple extracts, this daily serum contains high levels of vitamin C to leave your face feeling smooth and hydrated.
Give your face a radiant glow with Marrakech Light Illuminating Magic Oil (£69), whose antioxidant-rich serum locks in moisture and smoothes any patches of dry skin.
Vegan and derived entirely from natural botanicals, peace & pure Timeless Elixir Facial Serum (£69) lets you bring the spa experience home. Infused with pomegranate and chia seed, this oil can be massaged into the face and neck for the ultimate relaxation experience.
Rich in Vitamin E and K, Gruum botanisk Prickly Pear Oil (£16) will brighten your complexion and give you a healthy-looking glow. These fruity facial oils can also be applied to scar tissue to help repair damaged skin.