The Best Natural Oils for Every Skin Concern

The novelty of face oils has since worn off, but that doesn’t mean their fervor has faded with it. Argan, marula, jojoba… The list of oils we want to slather on our skin and hair is long, and we eagerly stock up on each Sephora run, lulled in by their magical brightening, moisturizing, and wrinkle-busting powers. But, as it turns out, there’s a method to the madness—as in, not every natural oil has all of these powers. In fact, certain oils are specifically targeted toward individual concerns—and for the smart, well-informed, beauty-loving individual you are, we thought you’d like to know exactly what those are. We spoke with dermatologic surgeon Dr. Dendy Engelman and asked her to school us on the basics. Keep scrolling for the best natural oils for every skin concern!