Bio Oil For Stretch Marks
Today I am here with a product review which has been quite a hit and raved reviews about it have been all over the blogging world. Although it was launched a while back but it reached a little later in India.
I instantly got tempted with this product and bought it. So after using it on and off for a good while, I can finally review this and share my thoughts with all of you.
About Bio Oil For Stretch Marks-
Bio‑Oil is a specialist skincare oil that helps improve the appearance of scars, stretch marks and uneven skin tone. It is also effective for aging and dehydrated skin.
Price- INR 450 for 60ml
Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract (Calendula Oil),Lavandula Angustifolia Oil (Lavender Oil), Rosmarinus Officinalis Leaf Oil (Rosemary Oil), Anthemis Nobilis Flower Oil (Chamomile Oil), Retinyl Palmitate (Vitamin A) , Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E)
Packaging-This essential oil for the skin comes in a see through transparent bottle with a off white cap along. It has a small nozzle to take out the required drops of the oil.
Product Texture-This oil, as the name suggests, has an oily texture but it is not greasy at all. When you take it and massage on the the skin, it will take a minute to quickly absorb without making the skin feel greasy at all.
My Experience with Bio Oil For Stretch Marks-
Well, I have not been using this very regularly still it gave great results on my skin. Firstly, I want to share that I used stretch mark cream all through the months during my pregnancy but still I have stretch marks and so I wanted to try this bio oil which claims to work on the stretch marks.
Stretch marks are really not great for any woman and depend on a lot of things like genes, type of skin and many other things which decide how the stretch marks are going to be for your skin. Many of my friends agreed that it worked on their stretch marks while others didn’t find it that great. So, it totally differs from person to person.
In my case,as I had a C-section delivery, I started using it after 2-3 months when my stitches got dried up. And now I see that the marks appear much lighter than it was before. I am not saying it will remove the marks completely but it surely reduces the appearance by lightening the stretch marks.
For skincare, this is an awesome product as it is completely a natural product which has a mix of essential oils along with vitamins E & A.
Pregnancy tends to cause dry skin in many women and the skin looks dull so for that using this oil in the regular skincare regime will surely give great results. If you have dry to combination skin, this will be perfectly well for you but if you have and oily skin, I don’t think it will be able to do much on the face.
It has a pungent rosemary oil smell which is a little strong and lingers for a while. If you are sensitive to strong fragrances, this might not be that great for you. For me, it is alright as I don’t have strong smell issues.
For a dull and dry skin, this essential oil works to reveal a nourished skin which visible reduces fine lines, combats with dry patches, works well in removing pigmentation marks like acne scars & blemishes.
A great tip is to use as a cuticle oil as it works great on moisturizing them.
Overall, it has been a great product for me and I am using my second bottle already. This product lasts quite longer as you require only a few drops of it for your skin.
What I like about Bio Oil For Stretch Marks?
- Lightens stretch & stitch marks
- Lightens acne scars marks
- Nourishes the skin
- Hydrates the dry areas of the skin
- Gets quickly absorbed
- Not greasy at all
- One bottle goes a long way
What I don’t like about Bio Oil For Stretch Marks?
- May not suit oily skin
Will I recommend?-Yes I would surely recommend it to all the moms or would be moms to use this for their existing stretch marks and also to improve their skin texture.