To put the ‘aaaah’ in every massage, indulge in these massage oils that soothe, relax and tingle your senses. Here’s the top five therapeutic oils to take a shine to.
This herbal oil (Nalpamaradi Thailam) is a classic in Ayurveda. Consisting of Sesame oil, Vetiver, Turmeric, Indian Gooseberry and Madder extracts – it’s touted to be a natural brightener and de-tanner in skincare.
If not for Cleopatra, this ingredient would still be our kitchen staple. Thanks to her we’ve discovered that Olive oil is infused with Vitamins A, F, K and E, quickly absorbs in skin, is hydrating, and can be multi-purposed to repair, restore, revitalize literally anything.
Got dry, flaky skin? Or uneven pigmentation and teensy dark spots? Then Sweet Almond oil is your sweet spot. It moisturizes and soothes skin along with containing anti-inflammatory and laxative properties. We’re nuts about this one.
You’re literally a few drops and one helluva massage away from shedding your excess baggage. This elixir makes us believe in miracles all over again, doesn’t it? Potent with herbs and herbal salts, it melts cellulite and tightens and tones skin.
Never thought we’d take a fancy to oils. We’re usually shying away from its greasy, slithery texture especially in our hot and humid climes. But when it comes packed as a spray, it turns things over. Now you can control its density, and glimmer away.