#ForeverYoung with Olay Regenerist Luminous Facial Oil

This is a sponsored post. Compensation was provided by P&G via Mode Media. The opinions expressed herein are mine and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of P&G.


If there were ever a time to try incorporating a face oil into your skin care routine, it’s now. With dropping temperatures and howling winds, moisturizing dehydrated and irritated skin is an essential step in protecting against moisture loss and preserving balance.

What I like most about face oils is that they cut right to the chase and instantly hydrate, leaving my skin feeling softer and more luminous. It’s that glow that’s associated with healthy, youthful skin.

Olay Regenerist Luminous Facial Oil is a brand new product for me and I’ve been using it at bedtime in place of night cream. Since I’m acne prone, I’m careful not to layer on too many products but depending on your skin type, you may want to add hydration after your moisturizers in the morning and at night.

A daily treatment with 9 enriched natural oils including: coconut, apricot kernel, grape seed extract, sunflower, tangerine, evening primrose, jojoba, babassu (I had to look it up), Olay Regenerist Luminous Facial Oil absorbs quickly and even though it’s a combination of oils, it’s very lightweight. I know that’s tough to wrap your brain around if you haven’t used a face oil before but remember, these are not cooking oils! In fact, I would say the consistency of Olay Regenerist Luminous Facial Oil is closer to water than your standard cream moisturizer.

The orange oil is very apparent in the scent of Olay Regenerist Luminous Facial Oil, which I happen to really like. A clean, invigorating, citrus-y smell makes me happy. Its packaging is really simple and pretty. The bottle is clear and contains a dropper to make dispensing the oil easier. The formula is also transparent and is both perfume and dye free.

I’m a big fan of Olay, as you know, and the Regenerist Luminous Facial Oil doesn’t disappoint. You will see an instant glow like I do, I promise you that. At around $25/bottle, it’s both affordable and accessible, and a little goes a long way so it will last you awhile too.

Have you tried a face oil? What are your thoughts?


Olay is a worldwide leader in skin care and has been trusted by women for over 60 years, maintaining its founding philosophy: to maintain a deep understanding of women’s changing needs and to combine products that fit their needs with the latest advances in skin care technology. Regenerist was created along those lines to address women’s anti-aging needs, and millions of women have tried it and loved it, making Regenerist the #1 anti-aging moisturizer.*
*Based on Nielsen data week ending 2/1/14.

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post. Compensation was provided by P&G via Mode Media. The opinions expressed herein are mine and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of P&G.

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