Breakthrough Ingredient LOTUS OIL
Marula and mongongo oils have already taken over beauty shelves thanks to their moisturizing and nourishing properties, but now delicately scented lotus oil joins their ranks as the latest solution for skin and hair. Derived from the petals of the lotus flower, the oil is native to China, India, Bangladesh and Vietnam, and is quickly becoming a popular beauty fix around the world. Prized for its calming, therapeutic powers, lotus oil is also said to offer astringent benefits that can help soothe and repair acne-prone or oily skin, and can promote skin elasticity, encourage a youthful complexion and even strengthen hair. Get your dose of lotus with these beauty buys.
Fresh Lotus Youth Preserve Face Cream $56, Sephora
Clarins Lotus Face Treatment Oil $54, Sephora