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What Is Your Favorite Natural Oil For Skin?

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#1 alexisc

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Posted 21 January 2012 - 11:20 PM

Hello Everyone!

Just wondering, in your experience, what your favorite oil is to use to moisturize you skin?

I just recently started using tamanu oil, and while I love what it does to my skin the scent is a little potent. I'm also interested in what oils are anti-bacterial because I think I have foliculitus happening on my chin. Thanks for your help.

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Posted 26 January 2012 - 02:10 PM

I like jojoba oil quite a bit! It doesn't clog my pores but i will say that sometimes it seems to "sit" on my skin rather than sink in. if i have a really bad dry patch I will use olive oil. It has never caused a break out but I am still apprehensive about applying it all over my face.

...I've also heard good things about grapeseed oil. anyone try that?
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