NYLON Singapore Beauty Hit List 2019: Face Oils

It comes as no surprise that people have many misconceptions about face oils, especially where oily skin types are concerned. The fear of clogging up your pores by adding more oil to your face? Sounds a lot like oil slick city to me. But thankfully enough, we’re here to debunk that myth.

For the uninitiated, face oils are in fact good for your skin — no matter what skin type you have. Not only does it hydrate dry skin, but some of these holy grails also help to shrink pores, reduce wrinkles and works as a primer too!

So if you’re looking to bump up your beauty regimes, our Beauty Hit List panel of judges have narrowed down their top picks from some of the beauty industry’s finest selection of products. Thank us later.


1. 111Skin Celestial Black Diamond Retinol Oil, $300

2. Antipodes Divine Face Oil, $38.65

3. Drunk Elephant Virgin Marula Luxury Facial, $102 WINNER!
“This luxurious product raises some questions about whether it’s worth the price, especially given the fact that you can find Marula in many less expensive equivalents on the market. However, after trying it, I truly get why the product has been elevated to cult status.” — Jemma

” My holy grail. If you need to buy a face oil, THIS is the one to buy. Calms down my skin, keeps it moisturised, and absorbs dry so your skin isn’t like an oil slick. THE BEST.” — Aimee 

4. Eucerin Elasticity + Filler Facial Oil, $99.90

“You can feel the smoothness of the texture almost instantly upon application – I used this overnight and my skin felt sooo soft the morning after!” — Hannah
5. PERA Skin Care Deep Nourishing Multi-Nutrient Serum Oil, $98
“Super quick absorbing and my skin instantly looks brighter and more even.” — Aimee
7. Sunday Riley Luna Sleeping Night Oil, $148 EDITOR’S PICK!
“Lovely texture and beautiful packaging. This cult night oil is a nice addition to my nighttime beauty regime.” — Adele

More of NYLON Singapore’s Beauty Hit List 2019, coming soon — stay tuned! Click here to see our full list.