As Indians, most of us have grown up hearing that oil massages can work wonders for our skin. Well, judging by the number of modern companies that are now manufacturing massage oils, we can’t help but believe that there must have been some truth in that ancient wisdom. This is why we bring to you the best skin brightening oils which are herbal and ayurvedic like kumkumadi oil which every bride must use in her pre-wedding beauty ritual. After all, if you’re happy, the glow must show!
To give your skin the nourishment it wants is one of the many habits which we should all follow. Use these following herbal oils to make your skin radiant and gorgeous.
Get your skin wedding-ready with this kumkumadi oil. It deals with pigmentation, dark spots and blemishes to leave your skin spotless and shining. Massage it gently on your body every night for a skin that is flawless and glowing.
Price: Rs 300. Buy it here.
Made with a whole range of natural ingredients like ashwagandha, turmeric, licorice, vetiver, virgin coconut oil, almond oil, cardamom, cinnamon, avocado oil, jojoba oil, coconut milk, lemon oil and orange peel, you are sure to get amazing results from this one! It’s going to nourish your skin and leave it glowing.
Price: Rs 300. Buy it here.
Pure vegetable oils are blended with lavender, turmeric and vetiver to give your skin a healthy shine from within. You can use this oil before going to bed and wash it off in the morning. If incorporated into your weekly beauty routine, you will soon notice a glow in your skin!
Price: Rs 333. Buy it here.
For a supple skin that glows, this apricot oil is the perfect product. As a soon-to-be-bride, we’re certain that you want an oil that relaxes as well as nourishes you. Well, this one here relieves pain, moisturizes and prevents dryness, giving you skin that everyone at the wedding is sure to envy!
Price: Rs 449. Buy it here.
If you want an even skin tone and a healthy complexion, this oil is perfect for you. It uses athi, peepal, banyan and udumbra tree barks and other ingredients like saffron to make a product that smoothens your skin and gives it a radiant glow.
Price: Rs 890. Buy it here.
Described as being ideal for bridal beauty treatment, the Nalpamaradi Thailam is an age-old natural skin illuminator. Massage it gently onto your skin and wash off after 30 minutes to get a gorgeous glow over time.
Price: Rs. 895. Buy it here.
This oil from BodyHerbals is one hundred percent natural, which means that it will provide a bright radiance to your face and body without any side effects. As a bride-to-be, we suggest you steer clear of too many chemicals and go back to the roots - and what better way to do that than with this skin brightening oil? It is made of natural herbs that fight acne and pigmentation and flush out toxins from your body to leave it glowing.
Price: Rs 599. Buy it here.
This massage oil from Natural Bath & Body is a blend of sweet almond, olive, coconut, rice bran and sesame oils. All of these oils are rich in Vitamin E, which is excellent for your skin. The result? They penetrate deep into your skin to repair it from within, leaving you with a radiant glow.
Price: Rs 829. Buy it here.
Waking up to a beautiful and radiant skin has become easier with this oil. It works to reduce redness and sun damage. Apart from making the skin brighter it evens the skin to give you a gorgeous texture.
Price: Rs. 500. Buy it here.
This is a classic ayurvedic oil with turmeric being the major ingredient. It can bring wonderful results including brightening the skin tone and improving the skin texture. Turmeric and sandalwood works to bring glow to the face which is why it is preferred by the brides to be.
Price: Rs. 995. Buy it here.
This ayurvedic oil is the way to a glowing skin. It has the goodness of sesame oil and coconut milk. For making your skin glow through all your wedding rituals, add this oil to your daily skin regime.
Price: Rs. 695. Buy it here.
This rosehip oil is used all over the world due to its several skin advantages. It lightens the skin tone while reducing acne and scars. The best part is its helpful in preventing premature ageing. Use this oil religiously to treat your skin well and you will notice wonderful effects.
Price: Rs. 399. Buy it here.
This story was updated in October 2019.