Bio-Oil Fast Facts by Fresh Glow
BIO-OIL SKINCARE OIL
Specialist skincare products for scars, stretch marks, uneven skin tone, aging and dehydrated skin
No. 1 selling scar and stretch mark product in 18 countries and winner of 222 skincare awards
Helps improve the appearance of both new and old scars, from surgery, accidents, insect bites or conditions such as acne and chicken pox.
Helps reduce the possibility of stretch marks forming during pregnancy, teenage growth spurts, and periods of rapid weight gain. Also, helps the appearance of existing stretch marks
Uneven skin tone
Helps improve the appearance of pigmentation marks and blemishes caused by hormonal fluctuations, skin lighteners or excessive sun exposure
Helps smooth and tone aging and wrinkled skin on both the face and body
Apply twice daily for a minimum of 3 months. During pregnancy, apply from the start of the second trimester
Hypo-allergenic, non-acne genic, and suitable for all skin types, including sensitive skin
Bio-Oil is safe for all ages including children over the age of 2 years.
Contains the breakthrough ingredient PurCellin Oil, natural plant oil, and vitamins, including:
92% of subjects showed an improvement in the appearance of their scars after 8 weeks
100% of subjects showed an improvement in the appearance of existing stretch marks after 8 weeks
Uneven skin tone
93% of subject showed an improvement in the appearance of uneven skin tone after 6 weeks
What is PurCellin Oil?
PurCellin changes the formulation's overall consistency, making it light and non-greasy. This ensures that the goodness contained in the vitamins and plant extracts is absorbed into the skin.
Is Bio-Oil Skincare Oil safe to use on your face?
Yes, Bio-Oil is definitely suitable for the face, it is a great anti-ageing skincare product because of the active ingredient of Vitamin A. Bio-Oil has been independently tested and proven to be non-comedogenic, which means that it does not cause acne or spots.
What are the benefits of using Bio-Oil Skincare Oil?
Bio-Oil is a specialist skincare product formulated to help improve the appearance of scars, stretch marks, and uneven skin tone. Its unique formulation, which contains the breakthrough ingredient PurCellin Oil™, is also highly effective for aging and dry skin.
Can Bio-Oil Skincare Oil remove acne scars?
Bio oil does not, ultimately, aim to eliminate acne scars or to prevent acne although it can fade darker spots and decrease the appearance of acne scars.
Where do you purchase Bio-Oil Skincare Oil?
Bio-Oil is available at all major drug, mass, and grocery retailers including Walmart.ca and freshglow.ca.
Can Bio-Oil Skincare Oil prevent stretch marks?
Yes, helps reduce the possibility of stretch marks forming during pregnancy, teenage growth spurts and periods of rapid weight loss or weight gain. Also, helps improve the appearance of existing stretch marks.
Is Bio-Oil Kosher?
Yes, Bio‑Oil is Kosher certified under the supervision of the Cape Beth Din, Cape Town, South Africa. The Beth Din is the Ecclesiastical Court of the Union of Orthodox Synagogues of South Africa (UOS). The UOS is an incorporated, not-for-gain association representing the Jewish community on all matters pertaining to the general application of the term Kosher.
Is Bio-Oil Halal Certified?
Yes, Bio‑Oil is Halaal certified by the South African National Halaal Authority (SANHA). SANHA is an international, non-profit organization, representing the Muslim Ummah (community) on all matters pertaining to the general application of the term Halaal with specific reference to Islamic dietary laws. SANHA is among the founder members of the World Halaal Council and enjoys international recognition from Muslim countries as well as the broader global community. SANHA’s membership comprises of leading theological bodies and leading professional organizations of global repute.
BIO-OIL DRY SKIN GEL
Does Bio-Oil Dry Skin Gel smell like the original Bio-Oil Skincare Oil?
Yes. Bio-Oil® Dry Skin Gel is very lightly fragranced with the same rose fragrance as Bio-Oil® Skincare Oil.
Is Bio-Oil Dry Skin Gel Vegan?
No. Bio-Oil® Dry Skin Gel contains lanolin, which is an oily substance extracted from sheep’s wool.
Is Bio-Oil Dry Skin Gel tested on animals?
No. Bio-Oil® Dry Skin Gel and its constituent raw materials are manufactured in compliance with EU regulations pertaining to animal testing for cosmetic purposes.
When Should Bio-Oil Dry Skin Gel be applied?
It is always best to apply a moisturiser after showering. For best results, apply 2x day, preferably in the morning and night.
Does Bio-Oil Dry Skin gel contain parabens, nano-particles, steroids, heavy metals or phthalates?
No. We are very proud to say that Bio-Oil® Dry Skin Gel and its raw materials do not contain parabens, nano-particles, steroids, heavy metals or phthalates.
Can Bio-Oil Dry Skin Gel be used on acne-prone skin?
Yes. In a trial conducted on 24 participants, aged 24 to 56, Bio-Oil® Dry Skin Gel was found to be non-comedogenic (does not block pores or cause breakouts). It is advisable for people suffering from acne to seek the advice of a medical practitioner before using Bio-Oil® Dry Skin Gel.
Can Bio-Oil Dry Skin Gel be used on oily skin?
Yes. In a trial conducted on 24 participants, aged 24 to 56, Bio-Oil® Dry Skin Gel was found to be non-comedogenic (does not block pores or cause breakouts).
Can Bio-Oil Dry Skin Gel be used on sensitive skin?
Yes. In a skin irritation trial conducted on 31 participants, aged 20 to 70, no subjects experienced any adverse reactions.