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Understanding Face Oils

Karen Avidar

Tags acne, face oils, sensitive skin

Face oils are praised by many loyal users, but for others, they remain mysterious with many people who have sensitive skin fearful of trying them. Face oils, not to be confused with essential oils, have many benefits for all skin types. The key to understanding how to choose and use them, is to understand the way face oils are categorized.  Based on each oil's molecular structure, an oil is categorized with a comedogenic rating, which is a rating that signifies how likely the oil is to clog pores. The ranking ranges from 0-5, with 0 being an oil that cannot clog...