We know it sounds bizarre: putting oil on your face on purpose. But, as hard as it is to believe, your skin needs oil. Oil helps keep cells fat and happy, which keeps your face from getting old and worn-out. Our ayurveda-loving hippie friend has possibly the most gorgeous skin on the planet, and what does she use on it? Pure sesame oil. Yes, the same stuff you use to season your wok. This Aura Cacia Sesame Organic Skin Care Oil
($6) is specially formulated for skin.