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Despite a growing awareness and availability of face and bodyÂ oils, brands are facing pressure to produceÂ oil-free versions of best-sellers because women are nervous about slathering anything kitchen-friendly on their face.
Here are some oil-free moisturizers and smoothers to get your summer off to a perfect start:
Peter Thomas Roth Oilless Oil ($38):
In response to a growing need for oilsâ€”without the greasy textureâ€”Peter Thomas Roth developed the first “oil-less oil,” a purified squalene product that looks and feels like the real thing but also helps control breakouts. Product Development Director Tamar Kamen says the brand receives many phone calls from custome
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Peter Thomas Roth’s wand-like Neuroliquid Volufill Youth Eye Serum is one advertisement that you’ll be eager to pause, rewind, and playback. The benefits of using this lightweight serum, dispensed in a cooling metal tip, not unlike Clinique Lid Smoothies, are quite plentiful: it aims to improve the fullness of the eyes, and help crepiness, dark circles, wrinkles and crow’s feet.
It also contains 19 amino acids that help stimulate collagen production. In a six-week, 32- participant clinical study,Â 93.8% saw immediate reduction in appearance of fine lines & wrinkles.
While I am lucky enough not to have too many wrinkles under my eyes, I did notice immediate benefits in my puffin