Avène Body Oil

If you had the chance to rifle through a French woman’s bathroom cabinet, you might be surprised to find this hydrating body oil in lieu of the heavy lotions we favor stateside. But we think you should take a cue from our sisters overseas. This fast-drying formula cures dryness, and it isn’t the least bit greasy. Plus, the clean, woodsy scent has the faintest whiff of pine—no wonder skincare-obsessed Parisians consider it a staple.

Avène Body Oil
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This body oil does have a kind of "planty" scent so if that's something that turns you off with Aveda and brands that use a lot of natural extracts, you probably won't like it. I actually think the scent is kind of refreshing, but I might be weird. It's very moisturizing, soaks in fast, and the pump is great.

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Not just for the ladies
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This is my second time purchasing this product. Having a fair complexion, this has been exceptionally beneficial in preventing my skin from appearing dry. Using it on damp skin results in smoother looking skin with a healthy appearance without looking slick. I've seen no impact/staining on clothing. The fragrance is pleasant but can be noticeable and compete with subtle colognes. However, not enough to prevent me from keeping a bottle in the shower. Highly recommended.

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I absolutely love the feel of this non greasy body oil makes my skin feel silky all day .

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Perfect!
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Everything I've been looking for in a body oil and more.

Lightweight, terrifically quick absorption, leaves a shine without feeling greasy, and it smells really fresh & floral. I don't think the scent is overpowering, but I think it's a love it or hate it kind of thing.

I will ALWAYS have a bottle of this from now on.

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Excellent Product!
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This stuff spells LOVE for me! Not only does this this this awesome oil do wonders for dry winter skin after getting out of the shower, but has done wonders for my hand. my hand is partially paralyzed yet in constant pain (from a burn injury) so I can't scrub them, but this oil has healed the burn, although my hand is still very swollen. But I had tried even Eucerin before and it did nothing compared to this oil!!! Let's just say I'm a believer!!!! I also add a bit of oil to my razor after I'm done using it and have cleaned it well. It really extents the life of your razors immensely.

LOVE THIS OIL!!!!

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for sure
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I am a lover of Caudalie, but I am broke. So I tried this. I love the smell of pine, and the scent definitely is stronger when the oil first goes on your skin, but it fades after a bit. Also I do not get any whiff of cleaning-product-pine; more like actual pine that you would want in a perfume. So I think it's a good soft smell to have close to your skin.

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Super soft aftereffect

This is a thick product, and it's so much easier to apply than lotion. Put it on right after the shower, and there's no greasiness afterwards. Great smelling, great feeling.

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Hydrating

I have scaly dry skin, but I hate applying lotion. I don't like the scent or I feel it doesn't work. I wake up with dry skin again eight hours later, so why bother. However, this oil keeps the powdery dryness away. It absorbs quickly and the scent is not over powering at all. I hardly notice it. To me, it is worth the time to apply because it actually works.

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Slick and Shiny
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I have always had insecurities about my skin and with this body oil, my skin has changed so much. It is smoother than ever and it looks firmer to me. I started using it on my feet and it has made them so much smoother as well. I'm young so I want to keep my skin as hydrated as possible for as long as I can and this product is the aid to that goal.

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Nice woodsy smell and really hydrates

I'm very sensitive to smell so I'm really surprised I like the woodsy smell of this oil. The smell does not linger. With the winter here in Chicago, my skin was feeling itchy from dryness. I used this once and the itchiness and dryness has gone away. I would recommend.

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