I am obsessed with Facial Oils. I love the kind of extra nourishment that a facial oil add to my skincare and the way it helps seal in moisture. Especially during winters, My face tend to get dry on certain areas resulting in patches. So, to combat dryness, In addition to my moisturizer I always add a facial oil to give that extra boost to my skin! Used in tandem with a moisturizer, facial oils help seal in all of the hydrating ingredients and allow your skin hold on to moisture.
I was really excited to try this facial oil for myself . Murad Multi-Vitamin Infusion Oil is powered by 6 key vitamins, A through F, that synergistically target signs of aging, boost hydration, brighten skin, and defend from free-radicals for a more youthful-looking complexion.
Packaging, Consistency and How to use
The minimalist packaging with a glass dropper looks cool. I love the consistency of this oil. It’s Feather-light formula absorbs quickly on the skin. Murad recommends to apply this oil prior to moisturizer. However, I used it along with my moisturizer. You can use it as your preference. I have tried both ways as well as used this oil alone too; I liked all methods. I have a combination-sensitive skin and this oil worked well on my skin. When used at night, It moisturized my face well and it helped get rid of dry areas on my face.
If you are using other anti-aging products like retinol for your skincare routine. You can apply the Murad Multi Vitamin Infusion Oil after cleansing and then follow the rest of your regimen.
Another amazing way to use it is mix few drops with your eye cream and use it around your eye area. It moisturizes the area around the eyes really well.
- Vitamin A – Visibly improves the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles as it boosts skin firmness, evens skin tone and enhances radiance
- Vitamin B – Moisturizing humectant that helps balance oil production and soothes skin
- Vitamin C – Powerful antioxidant that evens skin tone, brightens skin and protects against skin-aging free radical damage
- Vitamin D – Helps improve the skin’s barrier while shielding against UV damage
- Vitamin E – Intercepts free radicals to prevent skin damage as it softens skin
- Vitamin F – Combination of essential fatty acids Omega-3 and Omega-6 that helps improve skin texture and barrier function
“Applying vitamins topically is just as important as taking a daily multi-vitamin supplement. Certain vitamins need one another to reach maximum potency. That’s why I wanted to formulate a treatment oil with six key vitamins that would deliver six key benefits for total skin rejuvenation. The result is Multi-Vitamin Infusion Oil, a potent blend of vitamins A, B, C, D, E, and F. This noncomedogenic treatment oil for all skin types helps activate recovery where skin needs it.”—Dr. Murad
Coconut Alkanes, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Moringa Oleifera Seed Oil, Coco-Caprylate/Caprate, Ethylene/Propylene/Styrene Copolymer, Tocopheryl Acetate, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Cannabis Sativa Seed Oil, Rosa Canina Seed Oil, Retinyl Propionate, Linoleic Acid, Linolenic Acid, Tocopherol, Panthenyl Triacetate, Hexylresorcinol, 7-Dehydrocholesterol, Salicylic Acid, Punica Granatum Sterols, Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract, Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Extract, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Extract, Zea Mays (Corn) Oil, Butylene/Ethylene/Styrene Copolymer, Fragrance (Parfum), Citral, Linalool, Limonene.
Another method of using this oil in your routine is to add few drops tour foundation for a dewy look. Also you may add few drops to your powder blush to make it a cream blush which gives a healthy glow to your skin. On certain days when I am indoors without any makeup, I like to apply few drops directly. Within no time, my skin soak up all it goodness and look visibly healthy and moisturized.
Overall, its a light weight facial oil that can be used by all skin types. I tried this oil for over a month and half. But, I didn’t see any reduction on spots or blemishes. I think it has to be used for a longer time to see any improvements on scars and blemishes. It’s a wonderful moisturizing facial oil packed full of vitamins, from A-F. Contains Jojoba Oil and Moringa Oil too. It has a light fragrance. You may use this as a booster to your regular moisturizer or add few drops to your liquid foundation etc. It didn’t irritate my skin or caused any redness. Murad Multi-Vitamin Infusion Oil has been tested for non-comedogenicity and so it does not clog pores, making this a suitable product for acne-prone and oily skin types. It contains salicylic acid which can help exfoliate skin which reduces the potential for clogged pores or pimples. It’s also formulated without parabens and sulfates
Murad Multi-Vitamin Infusion Oil retails for £55.00/$72.00 for 1.0 FL. OZ. and can be purchased from here