Skin

10 Under $25 Face Oils and Serums For Skin That's Desert Dry

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Samantha Callender
Jul, 12, 2017 6:06 PM UTC

Contrary to popular belief, a facial oil rich in vitamins and other skin-rich ingredients is sometimes the key to restoring balance  on an oily surface.

Aside from regulating the skin’s sebum (natural oils), a face serum can also be the ultimate godsend for those pesky flakes or dry patches you can’t seem to get rid of.

Long story short: no matter where you fall on the skin type spectrum, one of these affordable facial oils could be the stress relieving skin saver you need. 

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This oil is perfect if you’re looking for a light oil to diminish blemishes and to nourish the skin. Tea tree oil is also renowned as the ultimate antibacterial agent for diminishing buildup from hair, skin and makeup products. 

$10 available at Ulta

This trifecta of all natural plant oils (argan, jojoba and kukui oil) are chock full of nutrients that will brighten and nourish your skin from head to toe. 

$16 available at Derma E

Suitable for all skin types, rose hip oil is the ultimate, all natural solution to diminishing signs of damaged skin, as well as discoloration and fine lines. 

$10 available at The Ordinary

A combination of jojoba, primrose, meadowfoam, rosehip, sea buckthorn, rose absolute, and vitamin E nourish and repair damaged skin cells. 

$15 available at Among The Flowers

Promising all day hydration, this blend of 8 different luxurious oils softens the skin and is perfect for use after a facial mask or before bed.

$15 available at Target

The oils in this lightweight formula closely mimic and compliment the natural oils that already exist in your skin cells, so you don't need to worry about feeling greasy post-application.

$23 available at Target

While we’re used to oils coming in a bottle with a dropper, this innovative brand presents their formula in roll-on stick form, making it the perfect on-the-go companion. 

$24 available at Sephora

This Polynesian oil is rich in antioxidants, fatty acids and vitamin E, all of which moisturize and brighten skin. 

$9 available at SheaMoisture

Infused with hydrating ingredients straight from the Artic, this luxurious formula is the key to nourishing and restoring a glow to dull skin. 

$22 available at Walgreens

This handmade facial oil restores moisture to the skin and helps heal acne and hyperpigmentation. On top of that, its lavender scent is super soothing.

$23 available at Purpl Goat
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